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UCF has full text books online from a variety of publishers and sources. You can also find full text books by searching the UCF Library Catalog. Specific encyclopedias and other reference books are listed on Online Reference Sources. Titles may also be found in free & open access books as well.

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Full text of books in management, music, and psychology published by Cambridge University Press.

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Full text eBooks selected by UCF faculty, students, and librarians.

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A collection of over 55,000 books in full text, including both current and classic works.

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The complete texts of the prestigious Oxford Handbooks in Business and Management, Philosophy, Political Science, and Religion. Purchased with 2010 Technology Fee money.

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Access to the full text of 4,074 Oxford monographs. Purchased with 2010 Technology Fee money.

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The largest collection of science, technology, and medicine ebooks, containing over 20,000 eBooks from 2005 on, and over 1000 book series from 1997-on.

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Over 2,500 full text e-books for the humanities and related fields.

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Full text ebooks covering specific areas of business, including supply and operations management, international business, social media, finance, accounting, public relations, and marketing strategy.

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Early English Books Online (EEBO) contains digital facsimile page images of virtually every work printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America and works in English printed elsewhere from 1473-1700.

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Full text ebooks about business, entrepreneurship, economics, management, leadership, and related topics.

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Evans Digital 1639-1800 Full Text

Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800 consists of more than 37,000 books, pamphlets and broadsides.

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Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.

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HIMSS eBooks is part of the publishing program of the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), a cause-based, not-for-profit organization exclusively focused on providing global leadership for the optimal use of information technology and management.

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The IEEE Xplore digital library is a powerful resource for discovery and access to scientific and technical content published by IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) and its publishing partners.

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A small, growing, collection of eBooks published by the Institute of Physics. Includes the Expanding Physics and Concise Physics release 1 titles.

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SAGE Knowledge is the social sciences digital library for students, researchers, and faculty. It includes 2,500 titles SAGE eBook and eReference content, including scholarly monographs, reference works, handbooks, series, professional development titles, and more.

A Tech Fee Funded Project.

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Full text of Springer Book Series, including Lecture Notes.

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Reproducible laboratory protocols in the Life and Biomedical Sciences.

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50 to 100 page electronic books that synthesize important research or development on topics related to engineering and computer science.

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Online access to the FLEXIBOOK Atlases and Textbooks, the popular series of color atlases and pocket textbooks in anatomy, basic science, clinical science, and radiology.

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Free & Open Access offers a wide range of classic full-text searchable books, including reference works, verse, fiction, and non-fiction.

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Free Online Books

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Full text of a small collection of scholarly books in history and social studies.

Gutenberg-e has traditional narrative with digitized primary sources, including maps, photographs, and oral histories.

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Books covering the fields of science, technology, and medicine.

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Bookshelf provides free access to books and documents in life science and healthcare.

Access: Free Vendor: National Center for Biotechnology Information


Last Updated November 07, 2014

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