E-Books Collection

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English Ebooks

Blackwell Reference Online

Consists of nearly 300 reference works covering subject areas in Business & Economics, History, Language & Linguistics, Literature & Cultural Studies, Philosophy, Religion, Sociology & Psychology.

Books 24×7 – IT Pro Collection Books24x7 User Guide

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An online collection of ebooks, covering the areas of IT. It provides full contents of nearly ten thousands of electronic book from IT publishers, including Microsoft Press, McGraw-Hill, Sybex and many more.

Brill Online Books

Subscribed over 150 titles from Brill in  arts and humanity,  language, sciences, social sciences  and many more.

Cambridge Core

Cambridge Core is a new platform for Cambridge Books Online and Cambridge Journals Online. Cambridge Books Online which cover subjects from all disciplines across science, technology and medicine, as well as humanities and social sciences. Cambridge Books Online covers Cambridge University Press’s collection of over 200 e-journals in subject areas of sciences, social sciences and humanities.


Selected eBooks from Ebscohost in arts and humanity, education, language, sciences, social sciences, health and medicine and many more.

Edward Elgar Ebook

The content platform for Edward Elgar Publishing’s journals, reference works and books, including scholarly monographs, research handbooks, companions and more.

Elsevier (ScienceDirect)

Provides electronic access to Elsevier ebooks subscribed by the Library. It covers all science aspects, such as Computer Science, Earth Science, Environmental Science and Psychology, etc.

Emerald Insight

Provides books in the multi-discipline areas such as education, business, health and social care, information and knowledge management, sociology and more.

Gale Virtual Reference Library  

An e-book database of encyclopedias, almanacs and reference sources supports multidisciplinary research.  It provides full-text search within and across collections, advanced search capabilities, bookmarks and annotations.


IGI Global InfoSci-Books  Books24x7 User Guide

InfoSci-Books is a world-class collection focusing on innovation and technology advancements. All e-books, reference books, encyclopedias, multi-volume publications, case studies, and proceedings are peer-reviewed and indexed.  Subject covers Business and Management, Computer Science and Information Technology, Education,  Engineering, Environmental, Agricultural, and Physical Sciences, Government and Law, Library and Information Science, Media and Communications, Medical, Healthcare, and Life Sciences, Security and Forensics, Social Sciences and Humanities

NAXOS Spoken Word Library  NAXOS Spoken Word Library User Guide

An online collection of audio books which consists of more than 1,000 tracks of spoken word on classic novels, plays, poetry and non-fiction literature from medieval times to the 20th century. Texts on the literature are available on screen along with the spoken presentation.

Oxford Scholarship Online

The site contains the full text Oxford books in the multi-discipline areas such as Business and Management,  Economics and Finance, History, Linguistics and Literature, Science, Philosophy, Psychology, Religion and more.

Oxford Reference

Contains hundreds of dictionaries, language reference, and subject reference works published by Oxford University Press. It is a fully-indexed, cross-searchable database which covers subjects such as: art, architecture, computing science, business, English language, general reference and quotations, nutrition, etc.

Project Muse ORO User Guide

Includes electronic books collections in six subject areas: 1) Asian and Pacific studies; 2) film theater and performing arts; 3) higher education; 4) language and linguistics; 5) literature; 6) political science and policy studies.

ProQuest Ebook Central Proquest Ebook Central User Guide

ProQuest Ebook Central is a collection of thousands of academic books from a wide variety of top scholarly and professional publishers. It covers academic disciplines including education, fine arts, language & literature, music, social sciences and technology, etc.


PsycBOOKS is a full-text database of books and chapters from the American Psychological Association (APA). It provides full-text articles in general psychology and specialized basic, applied, clinical, and theoretical research in psychology, from over 72 peer-reviewed journals published by the APA.  All journals included in this database are also indexed in PsycINFO.


Scribd provides you with access to half a million e-books, including over 40,000 audio-books. You can browse or search for your favorite books and authors at https://www.scribd.com/books .  There are tewlve e-book readers available for loan at the Mong Man Wai Library for unlimited access to Scribd. Please Search for Scribd in iSearch.


The Springer eBook Collection contains thousands of full-text titles in subjects areas of science, technology and medicine.

Taylor & Francis Group

Thousands of Taylor & Francis eBooks purchased by the library in subject areas of arts, education, environmental sciences, humanities, language and literature, social sciences and urban studies, etc.

Wiley Reference Works

The eBook titles for which the Library has subscriptions are: “Encyclopedia of Life Science”, “Encyclopedia of Polymer Science & Technology”, “Encyclopedia of Statistical Sciences”, “Encyclopedia of Statistics in Behavioral Sciences”, “Encyclopedia of Telecommunication”, “Express Exec”, “Handbook of Psychology”, “Wiley Encyclopedia of Biomedical Engineering” and “Wiley Encyclopedia of Electrical and Electronics Engineering”.


Chinamaxx 中文集獻 userguide from Chinamaxx


HyRead e-Books 電子書 Hyread User Guide

Hyread提供各種學術、休閒的綜合主題電子書與電子雜誌;同時提供PC、iPad / iPhone、Android平板電腦、智慧型手機等載具,瀏覽器線上閱讀與APP下載閱讀。

iRead eBook (formerly airiti Books) 華藝中文電子書userguide from airitibooks.com




中華數字書苑 China Digital Library (前稱阿帕比 Apabi)  中華數字書苑 China Digital Library User Guide
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超閱網Super Book City (香港聯合電子書)

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