Electronic books

Information about our range of electronic books

How can you search specifically for e-books?

Search the TIB Portal using the search setting "TIB for Research and Business", and restrict your search to the media type Book and the format electronic resource.

Search TIB's catalogue for books, journals and electronic media required for local use with the search setting "TIB for Leibniz Universität Hannover".
You can use the subject gateways to search specifically for e-books and electronic textbooks for your subject area.

The results of a search in our catalogue will mainly contain fundamental works that are available as electronic full texts. The Catalogue of online resources at TIB offers additional digital sources

Licensed and ioeb e-book collections can also be found via the specialist databases.

A selection of TIB's licensed e-book collections

  • Ebook Central (EBC)
    Over 50,000 e-books from all of the university's subject areas. Not all titles are already included in TIB's collections. You have the option of submitting a suggestion for acquiring these titles.
  • Wiley Online Library eBooks
    E-books of all subject areas from the publisher Wiley.
  • Hanser eLibrary
    Mainly German-language specialist information for engineers and technicians from the area of Mechanical Engineering, published between 2011 and 2013.
  • Nomos eLibrary
    Access to e-books from the year 2013 from the fields of Law, Politics, Sociology and Europe, as well as various Economics titles.
  • OECD iLibrary
    Online library for data and analyses on the Economy, Society and the Environment with access to all OECD online publications, studies and statistics.
  • RSC E-Book Collection
    Royal Society of Chemistry e-books since 1968, with a few exceptions.
  • Springer eBooks
    Over 65,000 titles, mainly in German, from the fields of Information Technology and Technology, Economics, the Humanities, Social Sciences and Natural Sciences, including new publications.


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