Published and licenced e-books:

Name of Service Subject Coverage
BAR Digital Collection Archaeology and Anthropology 
CREDOreference Multidisciplinary
Early Modern Books Multidisciplinary
Ebook Central Academic Complete Multidisciplinary
EBSCO Academic e-book Collection Multidisciplinary
EBSCO e-books (formerly NetLibrary) Multidisciplinary
Elsevier eLibrary Health, midwifery, nursing
Fast Facts Health, midwifery, nursing
Lexis+ Law and Taxation
PsycBOOKS Psychology
O'Reilly Business, computing, programming, design and engineering
OECD iLibrary Taxation Taxation
Taylor & Francis eBooks Education and educational research
UNWTO Elibrary Tourism
Westlaw UK Law

With the exception of titles in Lexis®Library (formerly LexisNexis Butterworths) and World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) e-library collections, entries to individual e-book titles can also be found on mySearch.

Freely available e-books:

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Name of Service Subject Coverage
American Mathematical Society Mathematics Reference, verse, fiction and non fiction
Biodiversity Heritage Library Biodiversity
Classic Reader Classic books, plays and short stories
Cornell University Historical Monographs Collection Multidisciplinary
Directory of Open Access Books Multidisciplinary
EU Bookshop European Union publications
Eurostat EU Statistics
Free Books Multidisciplinary
Freebooks4doctors Medicine Computing Computing
Google Book Search Multidisciplinary. Some books available in fulltext but mostly able to browse up to 20% of the content
HathiTrust Digital Library Arts, humanities, sciences and social sciences
House of Commons Library Research Papers Government
National Academies Press Science Computing
O'Reilly Open Books Computing
Oxford Text Archive Literature, Language and Linguistics
Project Gutenberg Multidisciplinary
Read Print Literature
Turning the Pages Multidisciplinary
UC Press E-Books Collection Multidisciplinary
UK Government publications Government
Universal Digital Library Multidisciplinary
University of Chicago Digital Activities & Collections Multidisciplinary
University of Pennsylvania list of free online books Multidisciplinary
University of Virginia Electronic Text Center Multidisciplinary