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[Changes in Access to Electronic Resources]
Starting April 2024, access to electronic resources will be available from this page, both from inside and outside the campus.(Details)
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  • About E-books Service

    Electronic books (E-books) are digital version of books. Subscribed E-books are available on campus.
    Points of merit :

    • Full-text search
    • Cross-search multiple dictionaries
    • Access from outside of the Library

    All E-books purchased by the University are available from any computer connected to the campus network.
    Searching for E-books :

    1. If you know the title, author name, or ISBN, you can search it here.
    2. You can also search from the Nagoya University Library Search (OPAC).
    3. Some E-books cannot be searched through methods 1 and 2 above. Please refer to the  "Subscribed E-book"  list below.

    Some titles can be accessed by Remote Access Service from outside of Nagoya University.

    Off-Campus Access

    Only e-books (marked R) authorized by contract can be viewed by Nagoya University members from outside the university via the same link. (Institutional account verification required)

    Subscribed E-books

    E-books of REFERENCES
    Database Title Off-campus Number of concurrent Subject Language
    Gale eBooks   [Info] [User guide] Ⓙ

    E-books versions of reference books published by Gale Group.

    R Encyclopedia English
    JapanKnowledge Lib  ❈System Requirement❈  [Info]

    Nipponika, Nikkoku Online, Gendai Yogo no Kiso Chishiki, imidas etc.
    Kokushi Daijiten Web is a separate site within JapanKnowledge and cannot be cross-searched.

    R 5 Encyclopedia, Dictionary Japanese
    Nikkoku-Online  ❈System Requirement❈  [info]

    Online version of "Nihon Kokugo Daijiten 2nd ed.", the largest Japanese dictionary. Nikkoku Online is provided on JapanKnowledge Lib platform. Concurrent user is 5(Shared with JapanKnowledge). After finishing your search, please click "logout" button.

    R 10 Dictionary Japanese

    Kagaku binran, Jikken kagaku koza etc.

    R Encyclopedia Japanese
    Kenkyusha Online Dictionary

    Dictionaries published by Kenkyusha

    R 10 Dictionary English・Japanese
    Kokushi Daijiten Web  ❈System Requirement❈  [Info]

    Encyclopedia of Japanese History

    R 1 Dictionary Japanese
    Oxford Dictionary of National Biography   [Info]

    More than 57,000 biographies from the 4th century BC to the 21st century.

    R 1 Biographies English
    Oxford English Dictionary (OED)   [Info]

    The world's leading authority on the history of the English language since 1150.

    R Dictionary English
    Oxford Reference Online   [Info]

    Dictionaries, World Encyclopedia, World Maps etc.

    R Encyclopedia, Dictionary, Companion English
    Rikanenpyo Premium   

    "Rika Nenpyo(Chronological Scientific Tables)" 1925 to present.

    R Encyclopedia Japanese
    Wiley Online Library   [Info]

    Search the journals published by John Wiley & Sons

    R Encyclopedia English


    E-books for READ
    Database Title Off-campus Number of concurrent Subject Language
    AMS eBooks   [info]

    eBook collections published by the American Mathematical Society.
    Available titles
    Contemporary Mathematics
    Graduate Studies in Mathematics
    Student Mathematical Library
    University Lecture Series
    MAA Press Archive

    R Mathematics English
    Books@Ovid R Pathology
    Nursing science
    Brill Online Books and Journals

    E-books and E-Journal published by Brill

    R General English
    Cambridge Books Online   [Info]

    Purchased 183 titles of Cambridge University Press

    R General English
    Cambridge Companions Online   [Info]

    393 titles of Cambridge Companions series

    R Literature, Philosophy English
    Cambridge Histories Online (School of Humanities)   [Info]

    over 250titles of Cambridge Histories series

    R 5 History English
    De Gruyter eBooks

    E-books inclusing De Gruyter's publications, as well as published by Harvard University Press and other partner publishers.

    R Social science English
    Duncker & Humblot eLibrary

    E-books and E-Journals published by Duncker & Humblot

    R General European language
    Early English Books Online (EEBO) [NII-REO]

    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 - from the first book printed in English by William Caxton, through the age of Spenser and Shakespeare and the tumult of the English Civil War.

    R General European language
    EBSCO eBook Collection   [info] Ⓙ  [How to request]Ⓙ

    Over 10,000 Japanese books and millions of foreign books are included. Full-text browsing of purchased titles is available.
    Unpurchased titles can be previewed for 5 minutes or requested for purchase.

    R 1 for a title General English・Japanese
    Eighteenth Century Collections Online [NII-REO]

    Database of microfilm collection : "The Eighteenth Century". The works published in the UK during the 18th century plus thousands from elsewhere.

    R General European language
    Elgaronline R Social science English
    European Mathematical Society Publishing House eBook   [Info]
    R Mathematics English
    Gale eBooks   [Info] [User guide] Ⓙ

    E-books versions of reference books published by Gale Group.

    R General English
    Infobase Publishing eBooks

    Current Issues eBook Collection (128 titles), Science & Technology eBook Collection (152 titles)

    R General English
    InteLex Past Masters   [Info]

    The collected works of John Dewey

    Social science English
    John Benjamins e-Platform

    E-books and E-Journals published by John Benjamins

    R Linguistics
    European language
    Maruzen eBook Library   Help Ⓙ Manual Ⓙ Terms of use Ⓙ [How to request] Ⓙ

    Academic and technical books published by domestic publishers, etc.
    ※To avoid disturbing other users' browsing, please click "閲覧終了" in the upper right corner of each book's screen.

    R 1 or 3 for a title General Japanese
    The Making of the Modern World (MOMW) [NII-REO]

    Digital facsimile images from the period 1450-1945 on socio-economic history.
    Part.1 - 3
    ※[Gale] End of contract; Mar.29,2024

    R Social science European language
    Nomos eLibrary  FAQ

    Academic E-books in law and other social sciences
    ※Only contract titles are available.

    R Social science European language
    Oxford Academic

    A digital platform for e-journals and e-books hosting Oxford University Press.

    R General English
    Oxford Handbooks Online [Oxford Academic]

    Specially commissioned essays from leading international figures.

    R General English
    Oxford Medicine Online [Oxford Academic]

    A digital platform hosting Oxford University Press' prestigious medical titles.

    R Medicine, Pharmacy English
    Oxford Scholarship Online [Oxford Academic]

    Academic E-books issued by Oxford University Press.

    R General English
    ProQuest Ebook Central   help  User guide  [How to request] Ⓙ

    The collection contains approximately 900,000 extensive and specialized eBooks.
    Full-text browsing and downloading are available for purchased titles only. You can also request to purchase books you are interested in.

    R General English
    Real Reads Interactive   Manual Ⓙ

    available : Classic Literature / Modern Literature
    Real Reads Interactive eBooks are retellings of great literature from around the world, each fitted into a 64-page eBook. These books include audio, so enjoy listening as you read the story.

    R Language English
    Routledge Handbooks Online

    E-books collection published by Routledge etc. The core areas of the collection are in the Humanities and Social sciences.
    ※Only purchased titles available. (Search by title in OPAC)

    R General English
    ScienceDirect   [Info]

    4584 titles of textbooks, reference books, and Book series

    R Biochemistry,
    Life science,
    Social science
    SpringerLink Book Series

    Over 4,000 titles of book Series (Lecture Notes, Advances, Progress, etc.) and books

    R General English
    Taylor & Francis eBooks

    E-books from the humanities and social science publisher.

    R Some have limits General English
    Thomson Reuters ProView

    E-books published by Thomson Reuters.

    R General English
    University Press Scholarship Online (UPSO) [Oxford Academic]

    Online contents from leading university presses.
    ※Only purchased titles available

    R General English
    Very Short Introductions Online (VSI) [Oxford Academic]

    A book series published by Oxford University Press, which introduces challenging topics to beginners.

    R General English
    What Everyone Needs to Know

    A series of overviews on current issues, with experts explaining the current situation and background for the general public.

    R General English
    World Scientific

    E-books published by World Scientific
    ※Only purchased titles available

    R General English


  • E-books on CD-ROM --> CD-ROM List : Central Library (Japanese)

  • OPAC (Online Public Access Catalog) system links each online sites of E-books. Please click the link on "FullTextLink" field.


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