CSIRO Library has a wide range of eBooks available. These offer convenient access and enhanced search capabilities over traditional print books. This guide provides an overview of finding and accessing eBooks, with specific help and support for our main eBook platforms.
Intended Audience: it is designed for all CSIRO professionals and research staff and covers:
For further help and support, contact Ask a Librarian
From the Discovery catalogue, search for the title of the book you are after, or search via keywords. Once you have a list of search results, you will need to refine it to display eBooks only:
Select one of the books from the results list to view a detailed preview of the item.
Select the Online Access option for each title you want to read and follow the link to access the eBook.
Our library collection policy prioritises the acquisition of eBooks over print editions whenever possible, with a preference for titles that have unlimited user access.
However, there are times when it is not possible to purchase a book as an eBook. This may be because: