Skip to main content


The Hochschule Kaiserslautern’s University Library is constantly expanding its collection of digital books.
The Hochschule Kaiserslautern licensed eBooks on the subjects of

  • Information Technology
  • Life Sciences
  • Economic Sciences
  • Business and Economics
  • Engineering

are available in full and can be searched using the eOPAC (eBook Online Public Access Catalogue). The titles are also linked to the general online catalog. Currently, the portal contains approximately 20,000 eBooks in German and English, published between 2006 and 2018.

Accessing eBooks:

The titles are available to campus members and can also conveniently be accessed from your own computer at home using a VPN.
The texts for download are available in PDF format and can be read chapter by chapter or in full (Springer) using the Acrobat Reader.

Important information:

The eBooks can be used for personal use as well as for teaching and research purposes and can be viewed, saved, copied, and printed out as often as you wish. However, please note that the texts may not be transferred to a third party, either on paper or in an electronic form, e.g. by email or FTP, and automated downloading of articles or search results by bots is also not permitted. Use of the texts is subject to the terms of use displayed on the homepage of the respective provider.

Direct to the eBook catalog