Routledge Handbooks Online Remote Sensing, GIS, and Radar Collection – Trial ends 30 April 2021

Routledge Handbooks Online Remote Sensing, GIS, and Radar Collection addresses environmental, societal, and industry changes surrounding the field. Content topics include unmanned aerial systems, satellite navigation systems, sensor systems and technology, compressive sensing, image simulation and image processing, spatial metadata, GIS data and mapping, GIS technology, the online applications of GIS, and more.

Please send comments to Brett Cloyd.

Terrorism, Populism, & Extremism ebook collection – Trial ended 9 April 2021

The Terrorism, Populism & Extremism ebook collection provides both historical and contemporary context for the rise of populism and extremism. It is multi-disciplinary and features works drawing on history, political science, sociology, cultural studies and security studies among others. (Please ignore the “Request Trial” button)

Please send comments to Brett Cloyd.

KinoDen (Kinokuniya Digital Library) – Trial ended 31 May 2020

KinoDen is a cloud-based digital library service provided through the Internet. It was launched in 2018 with academic Japanese ebooks including recent titles. 

NB: The entire contents of most eBooks are freely accessible for five minutes. Page restrictions apply to certain titles.

Please contact Tsuyoshi Harada for the access serial code as well with comments.

Maruzen eBook Library (MeL) – Trial ended 31 May 2020

Maruzen eBook Library is an aggregated eBook service for academic, research and educational institutions that MARUZEN-YUSHODO has originally been developing and operating. MeL has the largest line-up of Japanese academic and educational eBooks and journal backfiles (some current), and is recently expanding its line up of English academic and educational eBooks as well.

NB: Printing and downloading are not available for this free trial reading. There is also a 5-minute browsing limit per title per session.

Please send comments to Tsuyoshi Harada.

EBSCOhost eBook Academic Collection – Trial ended 28 May 2019

eBook Academic Collection from EBSCOhost contains a large selection of multidisciplinary e-books representing a broad range of academic subjects. Offering more than 180,000 e-books, this subscription collection includes titles from leading university presses such as Oxford University Press, MIT Press, State University of New York Press, Cambridge University Press, University of California Press, McGill-Queen’s University Press, Harvard University Press and many others. Additional academic publishers include Elsevier, Ashgate Publishing, Taylor & Francis, Sage Publications and John Wiley & Sons.

Please send comments to Linda Walton.

Open Book Publishers – Trial ended 22 May 2015

Open Book Publishers books are published in hardback, paperback, pdf and ebook editions, but they also include a free online edition that can be read via their website, downloaded, reused or embedded anywhere. Founded in 2008 by a small group of academics at the University of Cambridge, they have grown into an international network of scholars who believe that it is time for academic publishing to become fairer, faster and more accessible.

Please send additional comments to Carmelita Pickett.

EBSCOhost eBook Academic Collection – Trial ended 9 Dec 2013

eBook Academic Collection contains a large selection of multidisciplinary eBook titles representing a broad range of academic subject matter. There are nearly 120,000 eBooks in this package, including titles from leading university presses such as Oxford University Press, State University of New York Press, Cambridge University Press, University of California Press, MIT Press, Harvard University Press and many others. Additional academic publishers include Elsevier Ltd.; Brill Academic Publishers; Taylor & Francis Ltd; Sage Publications, Ltd. and John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

Please send additional comments to Michael Wright.