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Expanded access to eResources during the COVID-19 crisis

This page offers a selection of online resources made available by publishers and providers in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. The content will be updated continuously, so check back often. 

 

Beck

Beck-online

This legal database is now exceptionally available from off-campus. Note that users are asked to register while connected to the EUI VPN using their @eui.eu email account.

Info on how to register available here.

 

Where to find these resources:

 Library catalogue

Bloomberg-News

Bloomberg News

Bloomberg Media has launched free, 90-day access to the Bloomberg News site for university staff and students.
Scroll to the registration form and create an individual account with an eui.eu mail address.

 

Where to find these resources:

Publisher's website

Bloomsbury

 

Bloomsbury

Until further notice, the EUI has access these collections:

eBook collections

eResources

 

Where to find these resources:

 Library catalogue Finnd eJournals and eBooks

Brill-edited

Brill

Brill has opened up books and articles on topics such as public health, distance learning and crisis research. 

 

Where to find these resources:

Publisher's website

Bristol Uni Press

Bristol University Press and Policy Press

Free trial access has been activated to twelve journal titles. Access available here.

 

Where to find these resources:

Finnd eJournals and eBooks

Cairn.info

Cairn.info

More than 10.000 eBook titles have been made available on this French language portal for the social sciences and humanities.

 

Where to find these resources:

  Finnd eJournals and eBooksPublisher's website

Cambridge University Press

Cambridge University Press

The Press has made all academic higher education textbooks free to access online.

CUP Textbooks - access hundreds of social science and humanities textbooks.

CUP Companions - a series of guides offering accessible introductions to major writers, artists, philosophers, topics, and periods.

CUP Elements – peer-reviewed scientific research, edited by leading scholars covering key topics spanning the arts and science.

 

Where to find these resources:

Library catalogue Finnd eJournals and eBooks Publisher's website

 

DeGruyter-edited

De Gruyter

75,000 eBook titles published from 1650 to 2016 are now accessible on the De Gruyter platform.

 

Where to find these resources:

 Finnd eJournals and eBooks Publisher's website

 Ebsco eBooks

EBSCO

EBSCO is suspending all limited usage on the eBooks already in the EUI Library catalogue. Therefore, all titles are now available for unlimited simultaneous use.

 

Where to find these resources:

Library catalogue Finnd eJournals and eBooks

Elgar Online

Edward Elgar

The publisher has offered us free electronic access to all their book titles the Library owns in print, a total of circa 1700 titles.

 

Where to find these resources:

Library catalogue Publisher's website

Elsevier

Elsevier

All 250 textbooks on ScienceDirect are now freely available online.

 

 Finnd eJournals and eBooksPublisher's website

Giuffrè Francis Lefebvre

Giuffrè Francis Lefebvre

In the framework of their Solidarietà Digitale programme, the publisher has opened access to the GiustiziaCivile.com database. 

 

Where to find these resources:

Library catalogueFinnd eJournals and eBooksPublisher's website

Internet Archive

Internet Archive - National Emergency Library

This is an extensive collection of digitised books and journals and it is particularly relevant for core disciplinary publications from the 1960s to the 2000s.

PDF files of the books in the Internet Archive may be borrowed for two weeks by creating a free account.  You may read the books online in your browser, or download them into Adobe Digital Editions, a free piece of software used for managing loans.   

Whereas the Internet archives usually lends one PDF copy a the time, until 30 June 2020 all waitlists are suspended, meaning that all books are available at all times.  

 

Where to find these resources:

Publisher's website

JSTOR_3

JSTOR

For participating academic institutions that currently license some, but not all collections, JSTOR has turned on access to all unlicensed collections at no cost. A growing list of more than 30,000 books and all JSTOR Archive and Primary Source collections has now been granted to the Library. 

Expanded access to Journals and Primary Sources: get full list here.

Expanded access to eBooks: get full list here.

Some of the Participating publishers :

Manchester UP

Manchester University Press 

Free institutional access to 1600 eBooks from twelve subject collections are now available on manchesterhive.

 

Where to find these resources:

Library catalogueFinnd eJournals and eBooksPublisher's website

MIT press

MIT Press

MIT Press offers complimentary access to their institutional eBook platform MIT Press Direct with full-text access to over 3000 titles. 

 

Where to find these resources:

Library catalogue Finnd eJournals and eBooksPublisher's website

oup

Oxford University Press

The Library has been granted free access to:

Free access to any journals/Oxford Medicine Online articles dealing with COVID-19 is now offered by OUP.

Other online resources can be set up, please contact your information specialist.

 

Where to find these resources:

Library catalogue Finnd eJournals and eBooks Publisher's website

PressReader

PressReader

This newspaper and magazines portal has extended radiant access from 7 to 60 days to keep users connected. Follow the instructions here. 

 

Where to find these resources:Library catalogue

 

project muse

Project Muse 

Project MUSE has partnered with the community of not-for-profit scholarly presses to make scholarly content temporarily available for free on their platform. More than 15,000 books and over 230 journals are available through this initiative.

Below a selection of content by publisher:

 

 

Where to find these resources:

Finnd eJournals and eBooksPublisher's website

ProQuest

ProQuest

ProQuest is suspending all limited usage on the eBooks already in the EUI Library catalogue. Therefore, all titles are now available for unlimited simultaneous use.

 

Where to find these resources:

Library catalogue Finnd eJournals and eBooks

sage

SAGE

Free access is provided to the following SAGE textbooks and video:

SAGE Knowledge: the main social sciences platform for SAGE books, handbooks, encyclopedias and video.

SAGE Video: offers educational video across key social science disciplines.

SAGE Research Methods Video: includes tutorials, interviews, video case studies, and mini-documentaries covering the entire research process

Free resources and tools are provided to assist with online teaching.

For online access to SAGE book titles currently part of the Library print collection, please contact your Information specialist.

 

Where to find these resources:

Finnd eJournals and eBooks Publisher's website

 Springer

Springer

Full-text access to more than 400 Springer and Palgrave textbooks have been made available temporarily. Access available via this link only.

 

Where to find these resources:

Publisher's website

Taylor & Francis Ebooks

Taylor & Francis (including Routledge)

Trial access to all Taylor & Francis (including Routledge) eBooks has been made available by the publisher.

 

Where to find these resources:

Finnd eJournals and eBooksPublisher's website

Page last updated on 28 May 2020