2. Enter search keyword(s) and select [TWC Search] in the drop-down menu.
3. Select [Available Online] and [Books] filters and then click the [Apply Filters] button.
4. Click the [Available Online] button of the e-book which interests you.
5. Click the full-text hyperlink in the View Online tab.
6. If you are off-campus, enter your college email login details and click the [Login] button.
7. The next page will show your selected e-book (sample as follows).
Search items at TWC Search
English e-books platforms
Books@Ovid Purchased eBooks Ovid eBook Collection consists of over 400 ebooks, providing coverage of subject areas ascross Clinical Medicine, Health Professions, Life & Biomedical Sciences, Medical Humanities, Nursing, Pharmacology and Public Health Science.
Cambridge Core Cambridge Core is the new academic online platform for Cambridge University Press's academic content, consisting of journals, books and a number of additional online products and collections.
Ebook Central It is a ProQuest ebook platform with eBooks covering all academic disciplines.
eBooks on EBSCOhost EBSCO eBooks Academic Collection includes more than 205,000 e-books covering a large selection of academic subjects and features e-books from leading publishers and university presses.
Gale eBooks Gale eBooks platform provides a wide selection of mulidiscipinary e-books.
iG Library iG Library is an eBook platform developed by iG Publishing.
Oxford Academic Oxford Academic, Oxford University Press (OUP)'s platform for research, offers a single point of entry for access to scholarly and academic books and journals.
Taylor and Francis EBooks Taylor & Francis eBooks is a single destination platform with eBooks in science, technology, engineering, medical, humanities and social science.
VitalSource Bookshelf is a digital content delivery platform providing access to eTextbooks.
Wiley Online Library Wiley Online Library is an extenstive collection of online multidispciplinary journals, books, and reserach resources, covering life, health, social, and physical sciences.
World Scientific World Scientific is an eBook platform developed by World Scientific Publishing Group.
Apabi e-book (方正中文電子書) Apabi e-Book is an online platform providing access to Chinese e-Books published in Mainland China.
Chinamaxx (超星數字圖書館) Chinamaxx houses the world’s largest and most complete database on Chinese publications. It has a collection of 700,000 titles of Chinese literature. The chunk proportion of the holdings are books published since 1949 and a few are from earlier years. Classified using the CLC (Chinese Library Classification) system, it includes 22 main classes covering all academic disciplines. This rich and scholarly content lays emphasis on Social Sciences and Humanities to attend interests on China study, enhance research project and facilitate paper writing.
SuperbookCity (超閱網) SuperbookCity is en eBook platform providing multi-disciplinary digitized books.
LibreTexts It provides access to OER resources and a platform for faculty to curate and compile resources. LibreTexts is based at University of California, Davis.
Open Book Publishers It is an open access academic book publisher based in the United Kingdom. It promotes open access for full academic monographs, critical editions and textbooks in the Humanities, Social Sciences, Mathematics and Science. All OBP books are peer-reviewed.
Open Textbook Library The Open Textbook Library is a comprehensive referatory that points to open textbooks by a variety of authors and publishers.
OpenStax It is a nonprofit organization based out of Rice University and is one of the leading providers of OER textbooks. OpenStax textbooks are available as free downloads in PDF, Web, and EPUB formats. The textbooks are peer-reviewed, and openly licensed.
Digital Commons Network™ The Digital Commons Network brings together free, full-text scholarly articles from hundreds of universities and colleges worldwide. Curated by university librarians and their supporting institutions, the Network includes a growing collection of peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters, dissertations, working papers, conference proceedings, and other original scholarly work.
Directory of Open Access Books Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB) is a community-driven discovery service that indexes and provides access to scholarly, peer-reviewed open access books and helps users to find trusted open access book publishers.
Free Books 4 Doctors FreeBooks4Doctors was created to promote the free availability of medical books on the Internet.
National Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations in Taiwan (臺灣博碩士論文知識加值系統) This is a system that has consistently collected theses and dissertations of colleges and universities in Taiwan from 1956 to the present, covering the disciplines of the sciences, engineering, agriculture, medicine, the humanities and social sciences and continues to promote the concept of free access to unauthorized materials.
Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations The Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD) is an international organization dedicated to promoting the adoption, creation, use, dissemination, and preservation of electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs).
OAPEN OAPEN promotes and supports the transition to open access for academic books by providing open infrastructure services to stakeholders in scholarly communication.
Open Access Library (OALib) OALib is currently hosting links and metadata to more than 5,691,949 open access articles covering a wide range of academic disciplines.
Open Access Theses and Dissertations (OATD) OATD.org aims to be the best possible resource for finding open access graduate theses and dissertations published around the world. Metadata (information about the theses) comes from over 1100 colleges, universities, and research institutions. OATD currently indexes 5,877,305 theses and dissertations.
SpringerOpen SpringerOpen, launched in June 2010, includes Springer’s portfolio of 200+ peer-reviewed fully open access journals across all areas of science.
World Bank eLibrary The World Bank eLibrary is dedicated to offering researchers quick and easy access to the complete collection of World Bank formal publications and journals since the 1990s, as well as reports, working papers, and top data from the World Bank’s World Development Indicators.