The Library offers a large choice of electronic amd printed documents in the fields of study and research at EPFL. More than 100,000 eBooks are accessible from the EPFL website (on the campus site or by way of the VPN). They complete an extensive printed collection of more than 500,000 books available in the Library.
EPFL scientific publications
The Library plays its part in promoting the EPFL publications. It is involved in highlighting them and makes them available as much as possible to researchers, students and the public. The EPFL PhD theses, Master’s dissertations in some sections and books written by EPFL members also form part of our collections. A great number of other types of publications (articles, reports, patents …) are also available online in the EPFL open institutional archive, Infoscience, the content of which is managed by the Library.
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Test "Very Short Introductions" ebooks
The Library is pleased to offer EPFL community an unlimited access to a set of 173 ebooks from the Oxford University Press "Very Short Introductions", modules Science and mathematics and Medicine and health.
Cairn.info: the reference portal for humanities and social sciences
Discover Cairn.info, a reference portal that provides access to journals and ebooks in the fields of humanities and social sciences.
Discover the Research Professional database
The EPFL subscribes to Research Professional: an online platform providing access to an extensive database of open research funding opportunities and Funding Insight articles. The EPFL Library provides you with an institutional access to this resource. The license agreement is annually renewed since 2015.