Electronic Books

Full access to the e-books collection (423,416) is possible only from within the University of Cyprus network. Ebooks are sorted below by publisher/supplier, as well as by subject category.

Ebooks can also be searched by title, subject, ISSN/ISBN, etc in the electronic resources catalogue, the general catalogue (includes all types of sources) and the library catalogue.

  • Elsevier Book Series
    full text to approximately 170 titles of Book series.
  • Elsevier Handbooks
    full text to approximately 20 titles of handbooks.
  • Elsevier Reference Works
    full text to 58 titles of encyclopaedias.
  • Referex Engineering [Searchable via OPAC]
    full text to approximately 400 titles of electronic books of Chemical Petrochemical and Process Collection, Electronics and Electrical Collection, Mechanical and Materials Collection.

Subject coverage:

  • Collected Courses / Recueil des Cours  
  • Human Rights and Humanitarian Law
  • International Law


  • Grove Art
    full text of dictionaries «The Dictionary of Art» and «The Oxford Companion to Western Art», with more than 1500 art designs.
  • Grove Music
    full text of dictionaries «The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians», «The New Grove Dictionary of Opera» and «The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz», with more than 500 sound samples of Grove.
  • New Palgrave Dictionary of Economis
  • Oxford Reference Online
    full text of more than 100 dictionaries, encyclopaedias and other reference reports of Oxford University Press.


For questions or more information you may contact Aleca Spyrou, tel. 00357 22892043.