The library has access to a number of ebook collections.
Choose from the collections listed below to search an individual collection or use Discover@AIT and type in your keywords or book title then tick ‘eBooks’ on the source types on the left of the results screen.
Search across eBook Central, Books@Ovid, Gale Virtual Reference Library, Dawson Era, EBSCO, ScienceDirect and MyiLibrary using Discover@AIT.
Currently freely available
Literary Classics from Audible – Audiobooks.
University of Michigan Press – until 31st August.
Bloomsbury Professional Online – AIT’s subscription to Bloomsbury Professional provides access to Employment Law, Litigation, Company Law and Property Law.
Books@Ovid – 76 Nursing titles.
ClinicalKey Student Nursing – Ebooks, videos and images.
Following AIT single sign-on, ClinicalKey Student Nursing currently requires entry of name and email before access is granted to the search interface. Please enter the following to bypass this:
First name: AIT
Second name: Library
To change your details when logged in, click on My Account – Settings on the top right and edit the fields.
Medicines Complete – Provides online access to some of the world’s leading drug and healthcare reference eBooks.
ScienceDirect e-books – Offshore engineering titles.
Some resources to read and download eBooks online freely:
- Berghahn Books: Open Access – Humanities and Social Science
- BC Open Textbooks
- Biodiversity Library
- Digital Book Index
- Directory of Open Access Books
- eBook & Text Internet Archive
- Free Computer Books
- Galileo Open Textbooks – University System of Georgia
- Google Book Search
- GoOpenVa textbooks – Virginia Department of Education
- JSTOR open access
- Just Free Books
- La Trobe eBureau>
- LibreTexts – Browse subject areas from the “Explore the Libraries” link
- Lyryx Open Textbooks – Business, Economics, Mathematics & Statistics
- Manitoba Open Textbook Initiative
- MERLOT open textbook materials
- The Online Books Page
- Open Book Publishers
- OpenEdManitoba textbooks
- Open Library Ontario
- Open Textbooks
- Open Textbook Library – University of Minnesota
- Project Gutenberg
- Project Muse Open Access
- RMIT University OER textbooks – Australia
- Saylor Academy
- World Public Library Association
- Virginia Tech VTechWorks