E-books are publications available on the Internet that can be accessed and read mainly in the PDF or HTML format. E-books acquired or licensed by Erfurt University Library can be used free of charge from all internet-connected devices (including wi-fi for members of the University) on the campus of the University in Erfurt and Gotha.
Off-campus access is possible
E-Books can be found in the Online-Catalogue and the Search Portal Discovery. Please use the advanced search function in the Online-catalogue or the Union Catalogue (GVK). Combine your search terms with the material selection “online resources (without periodicals)”. You can use "filter" or "analyse set" to refine your search.
In the Search Portal Discovery you may refine your search with type "electronic" and formats "book".
E-book collections licensed by the German Research Foundation (DFG) under national licenses for scholarly work throughout Germany.
E-books within online databases to which the university provides access. Titles are referenced in the library catalog.
Freely accessible electronic publications by members of the University of Erfurt (incl. qualification publications)
Digitized copies of old prints and manuscripts from the library's collection in the Digital Historical Library Erfurt/Gotha
E-book packages in Open Access, see also further information on Open Access (the links lead to title lists in the online catalog)
E-books from Open Access transformation models, see provider directory