Electronic books

All electronic books that ESF MU has available are searchable and accessible through the Search engine.

The Search Engine

Subscription e-book collections

Free e-books


– Masaryk University reading room, freely available titles not only from ESF MU

Permanently purchased e-books

ProQuest Ebook Central

Choose eBooks from a wide range of ProQuest Ebook Central platform. You can read each book for a few minutes, and – importantly – you can easily ask for a permanent purchase of the titles you find most interesting. From the prepaid credit, we will also permanently purchase the books you will most often search for.


– collection of books from social and economic sciences

Oxford Handbooks

– manuals under the banner of a renowned university


– collection from the field of economic sciences

Wiley Online Library

– selected encyclopedias and manuals

CAB International

– books on tourism

Books purchased by NTK accessible within the CzechELib consortium

more information about purchased books: Elsevier (ScienceDirect)SpringerTaylor & FrancisWiley

 – final lists of permanently purchased books on the NTK website

Blackwell Reference Online

Blackwell Reference Online is a vast online library giving instant access to the most authoritative and up-to-date scholarship across the social sciences. With more than +425 reference volumes available, and dozens more added each year, it is the largest social science and humanities reference collection available online.

List of available books

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