e-Books

 


Database Name Subject Coverage
ADLAfDigLibLogo The African Digital Library (ADL) is a collection of electronic books (eBooks) that can be accessed and used free-of-charge by anyone living on the African continent.
Bookboon e-booksbookboon Textbooks: Accounting, Career & Study advice, Economics & Finance, Engineering, IT & Programming, Languages, Marketing & Law, Natural Sciences, Statistics & Mathematics, Strategy & Management.Business: Accounting & Finance, Career management, Communication & Presentation, Engineering, Entrepreneurship, IT Management, Job search & CV, Management & Strategy, Marketing & Sales, Office Programs & Software, Personal Development.
Directory of Open Access BooksDirectory-of-Open-Access-Books Subject Coverage: This is a rich site for peer reviewed electronic books in all disciplines. The books are downloadable.
East Texas Baptist University E-books
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These e-books are free. You do not require username and password for access. Subjects covered by ETBU e-books include; Theology, Bible, Old Testament, New Testament, Commentaries.
Ebrary
ebrary
Subject Coverage: This is a rich site for electronic books in all disciplines. The books are downloadable.
ElgarOnline
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Environment, Geography, Innovation and Technology, Law – Academic, Law – Professional, Politics and Public Policy, Research Methods, Social Policy and Sociology, Urban and Regional Studies.
Free e-bookslogo-nfe Access Fiction, Non Fiction, Academic, Textbooks.
Free-book centerLogo Computer Science, Languages, Java/Advanced Java, Unix/Linux, Web Technology, Database Systems, Networking, Microsoft Technology, Special Topics, Electronics, File System Specifications, Graphics Tools, Mobile Technology, Medical, Mathematics, Physics Books, Hardware Buses, Chemistry Books, Biology Books, Law Books, Electronics Engineering, Business and Finance, Fiction.
ScienceDirect e-Books
(Elsevier Publishers)ScienceDirect
Subject Coverage: This is a rich database of electronic books in various fields including: Agricultural and biological sciences, Biochemistry, Genetics, Molecular biology, Biomedical science, medicine and dentistry, Chemistry, Computer science and Energy, Material science and Chemical engineering.
SpringerLink
springer Online Journals & E resources
Subject Coverage: You have full access to books with a green mark. This database is only accessible within RUC
Taylor and Francis Books
hinari Online Journals & E resources
Subject Coverage: The Taylor & Francis eBestseller Packages contains 1200 of their bestselling eBook titles from key subject areas.
The new harvest: agricultural innovation in AfricaHarvests “The new harvest” is a book that has been authored by Prof. Calestous Juma who is Director of the Agricultural Innovation in Africa Project funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. According to the author, “the book focuses on the importance of boosting support for agricultural research as part of a larger agenda to promote innovation, invest in enabling infrastructure, build human capacity, stimulate entrepreneurship and improve the governance of innovation”.
UNESCO-databaselogo_70 Contains over 130 000 free downloadable documents in six official languages covering all UNESCO fields of competence since 1945 and publications edited by the Organization.