This is the "Home" page of the "E-Books at UF" guide.
Alternate Page for Screenreader Users
Skip to Page Navigation
Skip to Page Content
University of FloridaUniversity of Florida Libraries

E-Books at UF  

Lists the many e-book providers in the UF Libraries, including access and download information.
Last Updated: Sep 8, 2014 URL: Print Guide RSS UpdatesEmail Alerts

Home Print Page

Finding Books

Library Catalog (search for all e-books using the library catalog)


Off-campus Access

For off-campus access to library-licensed e-Journals, research databases and e-resources, use either:

UF VPN - or - the library proxy server (on the remote logon page)

When you see Find@UF in your database search results, click it for access to digital full-text material.


All UF E-Book Providers

    ABC-CLIO is comprised of approximately 3,000 reference, academic and general interest e-books from Praeger, Greenwood Press, and Libraries Unlimited.
  • Access Medicine
    McGraw-Hill's Access Medicine provides access to more than 60 medical texts, including Harrison's Online and Hurst's The Heart
  • Access Pharmacy
    McGraw-Hill's Access Pharmacy is an online curricular resource that allows students to select a core curriculum topic, browse by organ system, review textbooks, and search across leading pharmacy online references.
  • ACLS Humanities E-Book
    Scholarly and academic books in the humanities.
  • Books24x7
    Books24x7 provides business, technical and engineering content containing thousands of digitized "best-in class" books, book summaries, research reports and best practices. Includes how-to instructional videos on IT and desktop computing topics from industry experts.
  • Books@OVID
    Medical, nursing, and pharmacy texts from a variety of publishers
  • CABI eBooks
    Selected e-books from the publisher CABI, includes books in the fields of agriculture, veterinary medicine and tourism.
  • CABI eBooks Archive
    UF has access to the 2000-2004 archive of electronic books from the publisher CABI, covering topics in Agriculture, Animal and Veterinary Science, Environmental Science, Plant Sciences, Food and Nutrition, and Leisure and Tourism
  • Cambridge Books Online
    UF (via a statewide purchase) has access to Cambridge University Press' Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology e-books.
    Chemistry books from CRC, including the Handbook of Chemistry and Physics
  • CRCnetBASE
    Individual titles are available from CRC for University of Florida. Checkmark the box at the top of their webpage "Full Access Content Only" to only display the UF available titles.
  • Duke eBooks
    E-books from Duke University Press' scholarly collection
  • Early English Books Online
    Early English Books Online (EEBO) contains digital facsimile page images of virtually every work printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America and works in English printed elsewhere from 1473-1700
  • EBL
    E-books from a variety of publishers and subjects, though UF holdings will be heavy in the science and health areas. Users will be asked to authenticate with their Gatorlink ID when accessing the full-text.
  • Ebrary
    Ebrary provides access to e-books from multiple publishers and on a wide variety of subject areas.
  • EBSCO eBook Collection
    E-books from multiple publishers and in a wide variety of disciplines
  • Eighteenth Century Collections Online
    Over 136,000 works published in the UK and elsewhere during the 18th century.
  • ENGnetBASE
    CRC bestselling references and handbooks in civil, mechanical, electrical, industrial and mining engineering
  • FreeBooks4Doctors
    FreeBooks4Doctors! is dedicated to the promotion of free access to medical books over the Internet. Listing of over 600 free online books. Search by specialty or title. Subscribe to their Book Alert to be informed about new free books.
  • Gale Virtual Reference Library
    Electronic reference books from Gale and their publishing partners
  • HathiTrust
    HathiTrust is a partnership of major research institutions and libraries working to ensure that the cultural record is preserved and accessible long into the future. The University of Florida is a member and many of UF's collected works can be found digitally through HathiTrust.
  • IEEE Xplore Digital Library
    E-books in the fields of engineering and technology
  • Internet Archive
    UF Libraries collections digitized by Internet Archive
  • Knovel
    Knovel is a scientific resources focusing mainly on Engineering and Technology fields. Its unique features involve integrating technical information with analytical and search tools. Electronic books include the popular Merck Index.
  • MyiLibrary
    E-books from multiple publishers and in a wide variety of disciplines
  • Nineteenth Century Collections Online
    The content is sourced from the world's preeminent libraries and archives. It consists of monographs, newspapers, pamphlets, manuscripts, ephemera, maps, photographs, statistics, and other kinds of documents in both Western and non-Western languages.
  • Oxford Handbooks Online
    UF has access to handbooks from Oxford University Press in the subject areas of Business, Philosophy, Political Science and Religion
  • PsycBooks
    Over 3,000 titles from the American Psychological Association
  • R2 Digital Library
    Medical, Nursing and Allied Health books from Rittenhouse.
  • SAGE Reference Online
    Reference books, encylopedias and handbooks from SAGE.
  • ScienceDirect
    Encyclopedias, handbooks, and texts from Elsevier. TIP: In search box, set Source options to "Subscribed sources".
  • SpringerLink
    Books, references and protocols from Springer and associated publishers. Go to the Browse option to access only these book types.
  • Stat!Ref
    StatRef provides full-text access to numerous primary care and evidence-based resources in medicine, pharmacy and nursing.
  • Synthesis Digital Library of Engineering and Computer Science
    The basic component of the library is a 50- to 100-page electronic book that synthesizes an important research or development topic, authored by a prominent contributor to the field. These components are called "Lectures".
  • Taylor and Francis Online
    Reference works from Taylor and Francis.
  • University of Florida Digital Collections
    The University of Florida Digital Collections (UFDC) hosts more than 300 outstanding digital collections, containing over 7 million pages of unique manuscripts and letters, antique maps, rare children's literature books, theses and dissertations, newspapers, historic photographs, oral histories, and more.
  • Wiley Online Library
    Includes books and book series from the publisher, John Wiley & Sons.
  • World Bank eLibrary
    World Bank’s collection of nearly 6,000 books, reports, journals, and working papers. Books date back to the 1970's.
  • Wright American Fiction, 1851-875
    This is a collection of 19th century American fiction, as listed in Lyle Wright's bibliography American Fiction, 1851-1875. There are currently 2,887 volumes included (1,763 unedited, 1,124 fully edited and encoded) by 1,456 authors.

Loading  Loading...