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We subscribe to several ebook collections. This means you have 24-hour access to a wide variety of titles from any computer with an internet connection. Ebooks allow you to read them online; some are downloadable for a set period; you can search for keywords; make notes on a text; and print or copy and paste a copyright allowance of text (usually 10% or one chapter of a text).

You will need your University of Cumbria email address and password to access ebooks from off campus.

    You can search for ebooks in two ways

  • Ebooks will appear in your results when you search the OneSearch They will have a "View it" link. Click on that to see the collection that holds the ebook and follow the link.
  • Search each ebook collection individually, to make more advanced searches of the content.

    Read our Guide to Ebooks
     
Ebook collection  Content Log on
Biomedical and Life Sciences collection Ebooks on the topic of Biomedical & Life Sciences On and Off campus
Dawsonera Access to over 5000 multidisciplinary ebooks purchased by the University.
Dawsonera Help.
On and off campus
Early European Books 400 Pre-1700 ebooks from the Welcome Library On and off campus
Ebook Central (from ProQuest)  125,000+ multidisciplinary ebooks Information on downloading books On and off campus
Ebsco ebook collection 140,000 multidisciplinary ebooks
Information on downloading books
Log in to EBSCOHost quick guide (pdf)
On and off campus
Encyclopedia of Forensic Sciences Forensic Science reference work On and off campus
Encyclopedia of Life Sciences Life Sciences reference work On and off campus
Environment and Sustainability collection A range of ebooks on the topics of environment & sustainability On and off campus
FORENSICnetBASE

30 Forensic science ebooks. 


Please note the collection now resides amongst the full University of Cumbria collection of ebooks from Taylor & Francis

On and off campus
International Children's Digital Library A digital library of outstanding children's books from around the world On and off campus
Literary Encyclopedia Reference database for English Literature On and off campus
ScienceDirect collection

Science ebooks

Access
Taylor & Francis Arts collection

A collection of ebooks in the subject Arts.

Please note the collection resides amongst the full University of Cumbria collection of ebooks from Taylor & Francis

Access
Taylor & Francis Research Methods collection A collection of 150+ ebooks on the subject of Research Methods.

Please note the collection resides amongst the full University of Cumbria collection of ebooks from Taylor & Francis
 Access

 

 Accessibility

For students with accessibility requirements, please see our Assistive Technology pages for more information.