Khalifa University Libraries provide direct and immediate access to hundreds of thousands of e-books through a variety of vendors and sources. Non-fiction subjects covered include the physical sciences, social sciences and the humanities, with a limited collection of fiction titles as well.
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You can directly browse any of the individual sites by following these links:
- Ebook Central (https://libconnect.ku.ac.ae/login?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/khalifa)
Nearly 200,000 ebooks on a range of academic subjects. Books can be downloaded to your phone or tablet.
- Ebsco Academic eBooks Collection (http://libconnect.ku.ac.ae/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ebook&defaultdb=nlebk)
This collection offers more than 180,000 ebooks from multiple publishers on a wide variety of academic subjects.
- Ebsco Engineering eBooks Collection (http://libconnect.ku.ac.ae/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ebook&defaultdb=e230xww)
More than 6,000 books from multiple publishers about Engineering
- Knovel (http://libconnect.ku.ac.ae/login?url=http://www.knovel.com/)
Engineering ebooks with interactive graphs, tables and charts.
- O'Reilly Books Online (https://www-oreilly-com.libconnect.ku.ac.ae/library-access/)
Over 55,000 online books from O'Reilly Books, the leading publisher of hands-on books in information technology, web development and programming, as well as selected titles on business.
- Elsevier ScienceDirect Books Complete (https://libconnect.ku.ac.ae/login?url=http://www.sciencedirect.com/browse/journals-and-books?contentType=BK&contentType=HB&contentType=RW&contentType=BS&accessType=subscribed)
Over a thousand ebooks, handbooks, and reference material from one of the premier publishers in the field.
- Springer Ebooks (https://libconnect.ku.ac.ae/login?url=http://link.springer.com/search?facet-content-type=%22Book%22&showAll=false)
More than 75,000 books covering many subjects, including Behavioral Sciences, Biomedical & Life Sciences, Business & Economics, Chemistry & Material science Computer Science, Earth & Environmental Science, Engineering Humanities, Social Science & Law Mathematics & Statistics, Medicine, Physics & Astronomy, and Professional and Applied computing.
- Taylor and Francis Open Access eBooks (https://www-taylorfrancis-com.libconnect.ku.ac.ae/)
Taylor & Francis Open Access eBooks is an online digital platform that offers a collection of more than 1,450 eBooks, all created by a world-renowned network of editors and authors.
If you still cannot find what you need, please contact a librarian for assistance.