500+ new Astronomy & Astrophysics ebooks from Cambridge University Press

Access over 500 new titles to read online or download for free.

Here are three examples to give a taste of what’s on offer:

Precision Cosmology : the first half million years (2017) follows developments in cosmology right up to the latest data analysis of big astronomical datasets.

Memoir of the Life and Labors of the Rev. Jeremiah Horrox (1859) gives an account of the life of one of Britain’s greatest astronomers and includes a translation of his major work, Venus in Sole Visa, a draft of the treatise on the transit of Venus which he correctly calculated and observed in 1639.

Alien life imagined (2012) tells the story of how our portrayal of extraterrestrial life has developed over the last two and a half thousand years.

Precision Cosmology       Memoir of the Life and Labors of the Rev. Jeremiah Horrox       Alien Life Imagined

Click on the cover image to go directly to the item via an authenticated link. Choose to download PDF, or send to Kindle, Google Drive or Dropbox.

When off campus look for an option to login with your LJMU username and password.

 

950+ New Computing ebooks

See some examples below, just click on the cover image to go directly to the item via authenticated link. Choose to read online, search within the book online or download each chapter or the whole book as PDF or ePUB .

When off campus look for an option to login with your LJMU username and password.

Find more ebooks by searching your topic in Discover then tweak your results by Book + Full Text Online.

Oceans, Pain and Utilitarianism…

Just published: new titles on Oceans, Pain and Utilitarianism now available in the Very Short Introductions series.

Discover a new topic or subject with these intelligent introductions written by authors who are experts in their field. Click on the cover image to go to the item via authenticated link.

Oceans

Oceans

Utilitarianism

Utilitarianism

Pain

Pain

New Engineering Ebooks

New Built Environment and Civil Engineering ebooks now available from LJMU Library! Click on the cover image to go directly to the item via authenticated link.

Choose to download up to 10% of the book or search the content and read online.

To see more new titles available in print and electronic format, go to the subject support page for the Built Environment and Civil Engineering.

Building Construction Handbook

Building Construction Handbook

Building Measurement

Building Measurement

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Project Management for Engineering, Business and Technology

New Psychology Ebooks

New Psychology ebooks now available from LJMU Library!

Click on the cover image to go directly to the item via authenticated link. Choose to download the whole book (Child Development loaned for a day) or search the content and read online.

You can find more new titles in print and electronic format on the Natural Sciences and Psychology subject support pages .

Emotion Regulation and Psychopathology

Emotion Regulation and Psychopathology

Child Development

Child Development: A Thematic Approach

New Computer Science Ebooks

9781627052092_cover.fhmxLJMU Library now has access to the Morgan & Claypool Computer Science ebook collection, available from the IEEE Xplore Ebook Library.

We also have access to Computing and Information Science collections 5 & 6 (2013-15) and all of the IEEE Wiley books from 1974-2016.

All the books are DRM free, so you can download, print and save them. Browse the collection at IEEE Xplore.

New Ebooks from Open Book Publishers

Access around 90 new titles via LJMU Library to read online or download for free.

Published by Open Book Publishers, a Social Enterprise run by scholars who are committed to making high-quality research available to readers around the world. The collection covers a wide range of subject areas including Art, Philosophy, Education, Law, Sciences and Mathematics.

Titles are available for download in PDF format, with some in additional ePub and Mobi formats.

Browse the collection on the publisher’s website.

 

New Ebooks keep things short

Access 500+ Very Short Introduction Ebooks via LJMU Library.

Published by Oxford University Press the collection covers a diverse range of subject areas including Art, Humanities, Law, Medicine and Health, Science, Mathematics and Social Sciences.

They are the perfect way to get ahead in a new subject quickly. Written by experts they combine facts and analysis in an easy read format.

Browse the whole collection or search Discover and find your copy to read online. For those reading on the move you’ll be directed to their mobile optimized site.

Dada and Surrealism