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Library services for PIRSA and SARDI staff: eBooks

This is a guide to Library services and information resources for PIRSA and SARDI staff.


The Library has over 200,000 eBooks.   All titles are listed in Library Search (Not all eBooks are available remotely to PIRSA/SARDI staff).

To find eBooks:

  • use Library Search. Ebooks will appear as part of your search results list, along with print books and journal articles, etc.
  • Or, if you ONLY want ebooks, you can limit your search to Books, and then to Full Text Online.

eBook collections

The main eBook collections available remotely to PIRSA/SARDI staff are listed below:

CAB eBooks

Books on agriculture, animal & veterinary sciences, environmental sciences, plant sciences, food & nutrition, tourism.

Cambridge Core

All disciplines across science, technology and medicine, as well as humanities and social sciences.

CSIRO eBook collections

CSIRO eBooks cover a wide range of scientific disciplines including agriculture, the plant and animal sciences and environmental management.

eBooks collection on EBSCOhost

A large number of books covering all subjects.

Elsevier ScienceDirect eBooks

Electronic books, book series, handbooks and reference works such as encyclopedias.

Proquest ebook Central

Over 60,000 ebooks from scholarly sources, including University Presses and other top publishers.


Book series in science, technology and medicine

Wiley Online Library

Selected titles only


eBooks help