National Academies Press (NAP) e-Books Collection
This site provides free online access to books and reports (currently over 4,000 titles) published by the National Academies Press (NAP). Each publication can be downloaded as a PDF document after a free and quick registration process.
NAP publishes about 200 titles per year - the focus is on science, technology, and medicine, but other disciplines are also represented - from the National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, Institute of Medicine, and National Research Council.
For more information and help:
- FAQ about the NAP collection
- Help with searching the NAP collection
- Browse NAP publications by topic
The UB Libraries have many NAP titles in print. To browse titles, search the UB Libraries Catalog for “National Academies Press” and limit the format to “Book”.
- E-Books on the Web - To search other e-Book collections on the Web.