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eBooks @ Lund University Libraries: Elsevier eLibrary

Elsevier eLibrary provides digital access to a range of core medical, nursing and dentistry books. Please note that Lund University only have access to 19 books (January 2018).

eLibrary books can be read on computers (Windows, MacOS), tablets (iPads, Android OS), and smartphones (iOS, Android OS) using a browser while connected to the internet or by installing the appropriate iPublishCentral Reader application and downloading the ebook for offline reading. eLibrary books can be downloaded and accessed offline for up to 7 days, please see the Offline Usage Instructions for more information.

Please note that eLibrary books cannot be read on e-readers like Amazon Kindle, Kobo e-readers, and Android devices that do not support the Google Play store.


Name Elsevier eLibrary
Publisher/Provider Elsevier Health Sciences
Subjects included Medicine
Type of resource Platform with ebooks in fulltext.
Fulltext format ePub
Accessibility Via IP address
Login authentication required No, not on LU-campus. If you are off-campus you will be prompted to login via LU's Central Authentication Service (CAS) with a Student Account or LUCAT-ID.
Number of concurrent users Multiple concurrent access (multiple people reading at the same time).
Download required No
Must be borrowed No
Number of days for download Books can be downloaded and accessed offline for up to 7 days.
Download and read offline Yes, see instructions above.
Download to a portable device Yes
Copying Click on the ‘Text Selection’ tool and highlight the text you wish to copy. Next, right click and select ‘Copy Text’. Finally, right click on the document you want to paste the text to and select ‘Paste’.
Printing You may print up to 5% of one title within a twenty-four (24) hour period.
Text to speech No
Export references Yes
Export formats Citations: APA, MLA 8, Chicago
How do I suggest a purchase Students and staff: Please contact your faculty library.
Librarians: Se Förvärv av elektroniska resurser för mer info.
Restrictions Walk-in users: Users not affiliated with Lund University may be permitted access to Elsevier eLibrary, but only within the physical premises of Lund University Libraries.
Course Packs: No, not in printed format, but you may incorporate links to the subscribed products on the subscriber's intranet and in electronic coursepacks, reserves and course management systems.
Interlibrary loan (Fjärrlån) No
Text and Data Mining (TDM) Policy
Miscellaneous YouTube: How to download and access ebooks offline