The SLU Library gives students and employees at SLU access to both licensed and free e-books.
E-books can be found in the SLU University Library's search tool Primo , where you can search by title and author. Below is a description of our largest and most important suppliers of e-books.
Ebrary is the SLU University Library's main supplier of e-books, with a collection spanning across all SLU disciplines. The terms and conditions (printing rights, downloading, etc.) vary depending on publisher.
CAB eBooks (2005–) contains books within agriculture and applied life sciences. All books can be downloaded in PDF-format.
ScienceDirect contains veterinary books as well as reference works within SLU disciplines. All books can be downloaded in PDF-format.
SpringerLink contains books and reference works within SLU disciplines, especially Life Sciences, Biomedical Sciences, Earth Sciences and Environmental Sciences. All books can be downloaded in PDF-format.
Knovel contains books in Biochemistry, Biology & Biotechnology, Environment & Environmental Engineering, and Food Science. All books can be downloaded in PDF-format.
contains ~50 separately purchased books within SLU disciplines. The books can be downloaded from 1-7 days. Printing rights are limited.
Oxford Scholarship Online contains books on philosophy. All books can be downloaded in PDF-format.