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Springer offers the most complete collection of peer-reviewed eBook spanning Science, Technology and Medicine (STM) and Humanities & Social Sciences (HSS) available today.  Institutions, organizations, and businesses worldwide, trust Springer eBooks to help excel research and learning for their users.

For offer every level of learning, education, and research, our eBook collections offer a rich mix of book types such as textbooks, proceedings, monographs, reference works, handbooks, and more.  

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Celebrate Academic Book Week 2018

Springer Nature joins the world community of book makers, providers and readers in celebrating the diversity, innovation and influence of Academic books this week. As a leading book publisher and provider, we are pleased to share our top downloaded and top cited eBooks valued most by library users worldwide.

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2018 Top downloaded and cited Academic eBooks

Top Cited eBooks
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Top Downloaded eBooks
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120,000+ scholarly books in STM and Palgrave Macmillan back titles in humanities, social science, business, economics, and more. 


Over 1,200 conference proceedings per year, either in dedicated series, as standalones, or as part of mixed book series.

Reference Works

Access our living editions of reference works, across STM, humanities and the social sciences, continuously updated.


Over 8,500 textbooks supporting students from undergraduate through to post-graduate, across in a broad range of topics.


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Palgrave Connect titles move to SpringerLink

As a result of the merger starting copyright year 2016 the eBook collections will change its package offering with 10 additional eBook packages.


MyCopy: affordable print eBooks

MyCopy service provides affordable soft-copy print books to library patrons in 30+ countries. Click to learn more. 



SpringerOpen books

 SpringerOpen accepts complete monographs, edited volumes, proceedings and SpringerBriefs in all areas of science.


Co-publishing and distribution agreements

Asser Press
Asser Press
(PDF, 237.85 KB)
Asia Briefing
Asia Briefing
(PDF, 296.11 KB)
Atlantis Press
Atlantis Press
(PDF, 169.92 KB)
Controlled Release Society
Controlled Release Society
(PDF, 194.22 KB)
Fungal Diversity Press
Fungal Diversity Press
(PDF, 197.54 KB)
Island Press
Island Press
(PDF, 190.24 KB)
Kerkhoff Series
Kerkhoff Series
(PDF, 217.04 KB)

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