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About this guide

In this guide you can find information about the e-book collections and their user rights acquired by TUAS library. Tips on reading and downloading e-books are also provided. 


Textbooks are usually acquired in electronic format. However, the availability of e-textbooks is limited.

User rights of e-resources

TUAS students and staff have the right to use electronic resources acquired by TUAS in studying, teaching and research. Students and staff have the responsibility to follow the user rights. User rights define the terms and conditions for printing, saving, presenting and distributing the e-resources. User rights for an individual resource can be found under the  button.

E-books in TUAS library

The library acquires books both in printed and electronic format for TUAS students and staff. More than half of the new books acquired are e-books!

There are several different e-book collections that you can use. Please notice that the interfaces, user rights and ways of using the electronic resources may vary. In this guide you find instructions and information about different e-book collections.

E-book are available via TUAS Finna free of charge. Therefore, do not use Google to find e-books.

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Find books, e-books, databases, journals, e-journals, theses, music, movies

E-books from Ebook Central

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