Research collection

The research collection brings together publications related to research topics of the EPFL laboratories.

All the books and eBooks of this collection are listed in BEAST.

The books are available in the Arts et Architecture (Art and Architecture) and Sciences et Techniques (Science and Technology) – Mathematics areas.
The eBooks are accessible from any computer connected to the EPFL network and they pertain to the thematic packages or to the publishers’ platforms below.
 

ASM ebooks
American Society for Microbiology. Complete collection of eBooks (1993-2012)
  ASM Handbooks Online
American Society of Metals
     
ASTM Digital Library
ASTM International. Ebooks, Manuals, Symposia Papers and Special Technical Publications
  Cambridge Books Online – Engineering Collection
Cambridge University Press. Titles put online in 2012
     
Cambridge Books Online – Environment Collection
Cambridge University Press. Titles put online in 2012
  Cambridge Books Online – Mathematics Collection
Cambridge University Press. Titles put online before 2012 (inclusive)
     
CRCnetBASE – CHEMnetBASE
CRC Press. Chemistry dictionaries and tables
  Dawson Era
Collection of electronic books from various publishers, (including les Presses Polytechniques Universitaires Romandes.). Printing is limited, possible only in the “read online” option. Pdf downloads are limited in their use (time-limit consultation, no printing possible, no copy and paste possible) 
     
Elsevier ScienceDirect – Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology ebooks collection
Various titles of books, reference works, series of volumes on biochemistry, genetics and molecular biology (2013-2014)
  Elsevier ScienceDirect ebooks
Various titles of books, reference works, series of volumes, as well as the Referex collection (Materials & Mechanical – Electronics & Electrical – Chemistry, Petrochemical & Process)
     
Elsevier ScienceDirect – Immunology and Microbiology ebooks collection
Various titles of books, reference works, series of volumes on immunology and microbiology (2013-2014)
  Elsevier ScienceDirect – Neuroscience ebooks collection
Various titles of books, reference works, series of volumes on neuroscience (2013-2014)
     
European Mathematical Society e-books
European Mathematical Society. All the books published by the European Mathematical Society
  De Gruyter – Arts and architecture
Titles on arts and architecture published in 2013
     
De Gruyter – Birkhäuser ebook collection
Titles published in 2012 by Birkhäuser on architecture and design
  De Gruyter – Detail ebook collection
Titles on architecture of the DETAIL collection (2002-2012)
     
ICE Virtual library
Titles of the Institution of Civil Engineers
  IEEE – MIT Press
All the books published from 1943 to 2014
     
IEEE – Wiley
All the titles published from 1974 to 2015
  IET Digital Library ebooks
Institution of Engineering and Technology. More than 300 titles, published between 1979 and 2012
     
IOS Press ebooks
IOS Press
  Knovel Metals & Metallurgy collection
Knovel
     
MIT Press Scholarship Online – Economics & Finance
Titles on economics and finance published in 2013-2014 by MIT Press
  MIT Press Scholarship Online – Mathematics
Titles on mathematics published in 2013-2014 by MIT Press/td>
     
MIT Press Scholarship Online – Neuroscience
Titles on economics and finance published in 2013-2014 by MIT Press
  MIT Press Scholarship Online – Psychology
Titles on mathematics published in 2013-2014 by MIT Press
     

Morgan & Claypool Synthesis Digital library of Engineering and computer Science
Collections One, Two, Three, Four and Five

  OVID books
Some books on medicine from the publisher Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
     
Oxford Scholarship Online – Mathematics
Titles on mathematics published between 2007 and 2014 by Oxford University Press
  Oxford Scholarship Online – Neuroscience
Titles on neuroscience published between 2009 and 2014 by Oxford University Press
     
RSC collection d’ebooks
Titles on chemistry published by the Royal Society of Chemistry from 1968 to 2014
  Safari Tech Book
More than 20,000 books on computer science and related fields. For this collection, neither whole books nor chapters can be downloaded in PDF format
     
SEG eBooks
Society of Exploration Geophysicists. Complete collection of eBooks (1959 – 2013)
  SIAM e-books
Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics. Titles on applied mathematics
     
SPIE Digital Library ebooks
Complete collection of titles on optics and photonics from 1989 to 2014
  Springer – Biomedical and Life Sciences Collection
Titles of this collection (2005-2014)
     
Springer – Business and Economics Collection
Titles of this collection (2010-2014)
  Springer – Chemistry and Materials Science Collection
Titles of this collection (2010-2012, 2014)
     
Springer – Computer Science Collection
Titles of this collection (2005-2014)
  Springer – Earth and Environmental Science Collection
Titles of this collection (2005-2014)
     
Springer – Energy Collection
Titles of this collection (2013-2014)
  Springer – Engineering Collection
Titles of this collection (2005-2014)
     
Springer – Mathematics and Statistics Collection
Titles of the collection (2005-2014)
  Springer – Physics and Astronomy Collection
Titles of this collection (2005-2014)
     
Wiley online books
More than 100 books and reference works. The accessible titles are indicated by an open padlock
  Woodhead Publishing – Materials
Titles of the Materials Collection published from 1991 to 2014