Tag Archives: e-books

E-book Display–Experience VR with the Science Library

Learning virtual reality : developing immersive experiences and applications for desktop, web, and mobile
By Tony Parisi.
O’Reilly Media, 2015.
E Book: Online

Learning virtual reality : developing immersive experiences and applications for desktop, web, and mobile
By Mario A. A. Gutiérrez, Frédéric Vexo, Daniel Thalmann.
Springer-Verlag London Limited, 2008.
E Book: Online

Designing Virtual Reality Systems: The Structured Approach
By Gerard Kim.
Springer London, 2005.
E Book: Online

Virtual Reality [electronic resource] : Simulating and Enhancing the World with Computers
By Sean M. Grady.
Infobase Publishing, 2003.
E Book: Online

Understanding Virtual Reality : Interface, Application, and Design
By William R. Sherman.
Elsevier, 2002.
E Book: Online

Quick access to CoS reserve e-books

Did you know that some of your recommended textbooks & reference texts are available as e-books? Science Library has now put up QR Code displays where you can access these e-books.

You can find these displays at where the reserves are. For SPMS books, they are located at the Library Outpost, and for the SBS and Earth Science books, they are located in Lee Wee Nam Library.

If you don’t have a QR Code reader yet, visit this link for suggestions on what app to get for your mobile device. If you’re not sure how to scan the QR code, follow these steps!

See the below photos for examples of how these QR Code displays look like at the reserves:

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E-book Display–What a pain in the neck!! (and shoulder) : get relief with Chinese Medicine

Here are some Chinese e-books from the China Digital Library which the Science Library has put together in conjunction with the talk at Lee Wee Nam Library on 2 April 2015 from 1pm to 2pm entitled What a pain in the neck!! (and shoulder) : get relief with Chinese Medicine.

1. 颈肩腰腿痛中医外治法
作者: 徐三文 姚振国
出版社: 科学技术文献出版社
I S B N:7-5023-5346-1

2. 疼痛穴位注射疗法大全
作者: 刘念稚
出版社: 中国中医药出版社
I S B N:7-80156-260-7

3. 中医诊治100病
作者: 王惟恒, 强刚, 吴延义
出版社名称: 江苏科学技术出版社
出版日期: 2005-10-1
I S B N:7-5345-4613-3

4. 针灸推拿
作者: 刘建华
出版社名称: 第四军医大学出版社
出版日期: 2012-5-1
I S B N:978-7-5662-0149-2

5. 针灸治疗学
作者: 龚东方, 李艳慧
出版社名称: 科学技术文献出版社
出版日期: 2006-1-1
I S B N:7-5023-5204-X

6. 中医养生及药膳食疗手册
作者: 李艳
出版社名称: 吉林科学技术出版社
出版日期: 2009-10-1
I S B N:978-7-5384-4495-7

7. 中医药与保健
作者: 楼一层
出版社名称: 湖北科学技术出版社
出版日期: 2010-2-1
I S B N:978-7-5352-4457-4

8. 百草治百病
作者: 倪克梁
出版社名称: 湖北人民出版社
出版日期: 2009-6-1
I S B N:978-7-216-05548-2

Mathematics e-Books from Cambridge University Press

The following new mathematics e-books published by Cambriedge University Press are added to the library collection. They can be found and accessed from Library Catalogue or the e-books search box via OneSearch.



Print Pub Date

J. H. van Lint, R. M. Wilson

A Course in Combinatorics

22 Nov 2001

Jon Lee

A First Course in Combinatorial Optimization

09 Feb 2004

David Alexander Brannan

A First Course in Mathematical Analysis

17 Aug 2006

W. John Braun, Duncan J.  Murdoch

A First Course in Statistical Programming with R

13 Dec 2007

Henry Thomas De La Beche

A Geological Manual

19 May 2011

Brian R. Hunt, Ronald L. Lipsman, Jonathan M. Rosenberg, Kevin R. Coombes, John E. Osborn, Garrett J. Stuck

A Guide to MATLAB: For Beginners and Experienced Users

08 Jun 2006

Élisabeth Guazzelli, Jeffrey F. Morris, Illustrated by Sylvie Pic

A Physical Introduction to Suspension Dynamics

24 Nov 2011

David Pollard

A User’s Guide to Measure Theoretic Probability

10 Dec 2001

M. S. Howe

Acoustics of Fluid-Structure Interactions

13 Aug 1998

Andrea Prosperetti

Advanced Mathematics for Applications

06 Jan 2011

Desmond Higham

An Introduction to Financial Option Valuation: Mathematics, Stochastics and Computation

15 Apr 2004

Endre Süli, David F. Mayers

An Introduction to Numerical Analysis

28 Aug 2003

Edited by Alan H. Schoenfeld

Assessing Mathematical Proficiency

21 May 2007

A. W. van der Vaart

Asymptotic Statistics

13 Oct 1998

Vladimir V. Sychev, Anatoly I. Ruban, Victor V. Sychev, Georgi L. Korolev, Translated by Elena V. Maroko

Asymptotic Theory of Separated Flows

28 Aug 1998

R. Douglas Gregory

Classical Mechanics

13 Apr 2006

Edited by Andrea Prosperetti, Grétar Tryggvason

Computational Methods for Multiphase Flow

29 Mar 2007

Jean-Paul Gauthier, Ivan Kupka

Deterministic Observation Theory and Applications

08 Oct 2001

Stephen Senn

Dicing with Death: Chance, Risk and Health

20 Nov 2003

Richard P. Stanley

Enumerative Combinatorics

12 Dec 2011

Josef Hofbauer, Karl Sigmund

Evolutionary Games and Population Dynamics

28 May 1998

David Wells

Games and Mathematics: Subtle Connections

18 Oct 2012

David A. Brannan, Matthew F. Esplen, Jeremy J. Gray


13 Apr 1999

Claire Voisin, Translated by Leila Schneps

Hodge Theory and Complex Algebraic Geometry I

05 Dec 2002

Claire Voisin, Translated by Leila Schneps

Hodge Theory and Complex Algebraic Geometry II

03 Jul 2003

Daniel J. Velleman

How to Prove It: A Structured Approach

16 Jan 2006

François Charru, Translated by Patricia de Forcrand-Millard

Hydrodynamic Instabilities

30 Jun 2011

Edited by Jeremy Gunawardena, Foreword by John M. Taylor, Michael Atiyah


13 Jan 1998

David C. M. Dickson

Insurance Risk and Ruin

10 Jan 2005

Saban Alaca, Kenneth S. Williams

Introductory Algebraic Number Theory

17 Nov 2003

Peter R. Cromwell

Knots and Links

14 Oct 2004

Finnur Lárusson

Lectures on Real Analysis

07 Jun 2012

K. Chen, Peter J. Giblin, A. Irving

Mathematical Explorations with MATLAB

15 Apr 1999

David Stirzaker

Probability and Random Variables: A Beginner’s Guide

02 Sep 1999

Geoffrey Grimmett

Probability on Graphs: Random Processes on Graphs and Lattices

24 Jun 2010

David M. Bressoud

Proofs and Confirmations: The Story of the Alternating-Sign Matrix Conjecture

13 Aug 1999

Rick Durrett

Random Graph Dynamics

23 Oct 2006

N. L. Carothers

Real Analysis

15 Aug 2000

Edward W.  Frees

Regression Modeling with Actuarial and Financial Applications

30 Nov 2009

Janet Whalen Kammeyer, Daniel J. Rudolph

Restricted Orbit Equivalence for Actions of Discrete Amenable Groups

18 Apr 2002

Isaac Chavel

Riemannian Geometry: A Modern Introduction

10 Apr 2006

David Ruppert, M. P. Wand, R. J. Carroll

Semiparametric Regression

14 Jul 2003

Sergey Dorofeev, Peter Grant

Statistics for Real-Life Sample Surveys: Non-Simple-Random Samples and Weighted Data

27 Jul 2006

Howard Wainer, Eric T. Bradlow, Xiaohui Wang

Testlet Response Theory and Its Applications

19 Mar 2007

Marek Capiński, Ekkehard Kopp

The Black–Scholes Model

13 Sep 2012

Steven B. Damelin, Willard Miller, Jr

The Mathematics of Signal Processing

15 Dec 2011

Steve Alpern, V. S. Prasad

Typical Dynamics of Volume Preserving Homeomorphisms

29 Mar 2001

Andrew J. Majda, Andrea L. Bertozzi

Vorticity and Incompressible Flow

26 Nov 2001

536 E-book titles available from American Geophysical Union

NTU library provides access to over 50 years of Earth and Space sciences research(1956-2008) in the form of E-book titles published by American Geophysical Union(AGU) an international non-profit scientific association.
NTU staff and students can now print, view or download these E-book titles which can be found at NTU library catalogue now.

You can find them under these Book Series titles:-

1. Geophysical Monograph
2. Antarctic Research Series
3. Water Resources Monograph
4. Geodynamics Series
5. History of Geophysics
6. Field Trip Guidebooks
7. Short Course in Geology
8. Global Geoscience Transects
9. Coastal and Estuarine Studies
10. Computational Seismology and Geodynamics
11. AGU Reference Shelf
12. Water Science and Application