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E-Books

IFT library has over 130,000 ebooks! Here are some reasons for using ebooks:

 

  1. Ebooks can be accessed from anywhere at 7/24.
  2. Ebooks can be downloaded and read from mobile devices access at your convenience.
  3. Many ebooks allow you to search inside the contents to locate information or notes.
  4. There are no overdue charges, you can borrow an ebook by downloading it to an electronic device, it will automatically returned to the e-shelves on the due date.

 

Here are the list of ebooks available in different platforms, for the complete ebook list, you can refer to our Library Catalogue.

 

ProQuest Ebook Central (ebrary) Academic Complete   (User Guide) (Title List)

ebrary Academic Complete is a collection of eBooks spanning over a large number of subject areas, such as business & economics, humanities, science & technologies and social sciences from the world's leading academic and professional publishers. The Library's subscription enables IFT staff and student to have access to about 110,000 titles of full-text e-books.

iG Publishing e-Book Library   (Title List)

Full-text access to a collection over 3900 e-books published by the world’s leading academic and professional publishers in the area of tourism, hospitality and catering, humanities, health science, language, business and management, etc.

 

Concurrent users: Unlimited

 

EBSCO E-Book Collection  (Title List, User Guide)

Full-text access to a collection of 116 e-books published by various publishers and made available via EBSCO. The platform enables full text searching within a particular e-book or across titles, a selection of tools to assist users to navigate, annotate, bookmark and save searches for future use.

 

Concurrent users: ONE

 

Gale Virtual Reference Library (Title List, User Guide)

Full-text access to a collection of 22 e-books published by various publishers and made available via Gale Virtual Reference Library. With ReadSpeaker technology, the platform allows text to be read aloud to users and downloaded in MP3 format. The platform also provides tool for user to have on-demand content translation into 19 languages.

 

Concurrent users: Unlimited

HyRead 電子書 (圖書目錄, 使用說明)

本電子書庫主要提供中文圖書,種類包括親子童書、文學小說、商業經濟、生活百科、社會科學、科技醫藥、語言學習、教育、傳記等,可供網上閱讀或下載到個人電腦及流動裝置。

 

帳號: 學生/員工號碼

密碼: 圖書館帳號密碼,如沒有更改應為學生證/員工證背後之條碼

線上全本瀏覽人數: 2

PATA  (Title List)

Library has subscribed titles from PATA available in fulltext, please click here to see these titles.

 

Concurrent users: Unlimited

PsycBOOKS

It is a full-text database of books and chapters from the American Psychological Association (APA). The content of which is accessible through Ovid’s online platform, that allows users to view tables of contents and locate book chapters in PDF form (by clicking “Ovid Database PDFs”). 

 

Taylor & Francis eBooks Collection (Title List, User Guide)

Full-text access to a collection of 25 e-books published by renowned imprints such as Routledge. Most titles on this site can be downloaded to the user's device as a PDF copy of the full book.

 

Concurrent users: Unlimited

 

Springer ebook Subject Collection (Economics and Business & Management)

Full-text access to more than 475 e-books published by Springer in 2015. All of them can be downloaded in PDF format. please click here to see these titles.

 

Concurrent users: Unlimited