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E-book collections

Below you will find examples of e-book collections.

ProQuest Ebook Central



Cambridge Companions


Synthesis Digital Library of Engineering and ComputerScience

Synthesis Digital Library of Engineering and Computer Science



Benefits of e-books

  • An e-book is available 24/7
  • Remote access for all users associated with AU
  • Multiple users can access simultaneously. Thereby you can avoid reservations and waiting.
  • Advanced search options: Full text search when you need information about very narrow and limited issues which are not covered by a whole book/title
  • Other tools allow personalization: A 'bookshelf' where you can save and organize your queries + write notes. 
  • A note function: Here (in e-books) students are allowed to write in the books! 
  • Ability to create lookup in dictionaries, search the Web, translate words from English into other languages, locate place names.
  • Cross-linking facilities - e.g. into e-journal articles from Bibliographies
  • Links to outside information sources
  • Ability to print and copy
  • The e-books do not occupy physical space
  • You will get no fees for passing due date!
  • AU Library can quickly allow new books included in the collection


AU Library provides access to many E-books for you as a student or an employee at Aarhus University.

You have access to the E-books from home which means you can read them on campus or at home in your living room. 

You are able to browse our database list to find more information on functionality and content of the e-books. 

Different providers

To be able to have the best user experience with the E-books or to be able to solve any problems we recommend reading the guide from the specific E-book provider on each website. The E-book providers give you different functionalities in their databases and content. 

Need help?

If you need any help - feel free to ask. 

Need an E-book?

Even though we give you access to many E-books we do not have access to all E-books. You are always welcome to suggest a new title. Send us an email and we will try to find out if we can buy the specific title: e-books@statsbiblioteket.dk