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Currently licensed eResources at the ICTP Library


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Accessing Electronic Resources

eBooks and eJournals provided by the ICTP Library are accessible to ICTP staff and students both on and off campus. Visitors and participants to ICTP activities can use our electronic resources while on the ICTP Campus.

When on campus, ebooks and electronic journals can be accessed seamlessly within the ICTP network. When off campus, we advise you to use the ICTP VPN service to access all electronic library resources. Due to license regulations, access is restricted to current ICTP staff and students.

ICTP Library eJournals

The ICTP Library subscribes to a wide variety of electronic journals in the fields of physics and mathematics. Find the journal you are looking for in the Electronic Journals Library (EZB).

ICTP Library eBooks

The ICTP Library offers its users a vast collection of eBooks from a wide variety of renowned publishers enlisted below. All eBooks are licensed for the ICTP community and can be accessed on campus or remotely. Download the PDFs and keep them forever! Start searching for eBooks in the Library Catalogue.

American Mathematical Society

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The AMS eBook collection provided by the library includes titles published from 2017 to 2022 in the following series:
Student Mathematical Library, an undergraduate series that sparks students’ interests in modern mathematics.
Graduate Studies in Mathematics, a series of volumes that are specifically designed as graduate studies texts, but are also suitable for recommended and/or supplemental course reading.
University Lecture Series, available titles from 2017 to 2021, a series that focuses on an important and rapidly developing topic and is designed to give readers the most current information on the subject area.

Cambridge University Press

The Cambridge STM Collection includes high-class eBooks from the fields of Science, Technology and Medicine. ICTP users can choose from almost 11,000 titles. The latest publications are added monthly to the Library Catalogue.

European Mathematical Society

The EMS Press has published over 200 books in mathematics since 2003 in digital format. ICTP Library gives access to the complete set of eBooks plus the new titles that are published in the current year.

Institute of Physics

The IOP eBook collection offers high-quality research across the physical sciences. ICTP Library offers its users eBooks included in the collections: IOP Concise and Expanding Physics and all eBooks published in 2020 and 2021 in the fields of physics and astronomy.

Oxford University Press

ICTP users have access to over 1,600 titles published by Oxford University Press in the fields of biology, chemistry, computer science, earth sciences and geography, environmental sciences, mathematics, neurosciences, and physics in general.

Princeton University Press

The eBook collection offered by Princeton University Press contains almost 900 titles. ICTP Library gives access to all published books in any subject and to new titles published in the current year.

Springer Nature

ICTP users get access to eBooks from the collections Mathematics & Statistics, Physics and Astronomy and Earth & Environmental Sciences published by Springer from 2015 until 2024. Furthermore, the library has acquired the full Archive Collections of Physics & Astronomy, Mathematics & Statistics, and Earth & Environmental Science which include over 16,000 eBooks published between the 1920s and 2004.


Wiley eBooks offered by the library cover fields such as Earth & Environmental Sciences, Mathematics & Statistics and Physical Sciences. In total users get access to almost 5,000 high-class scientific titles.


Federated Access Enabled Publishers

You may use your ICTP account to login directly to the following publishers.

  • American Assosiation for the Advancement of Science
  • Amercian Chemical Society
  • American Institute of Physics
  • American Physical Society
  • Annual Reviews
  • Cambridge University Press
  • De Gruyter
  • Geological Society of America
  • IOP Pubblishing
  • JStor
  • Optica
  • Physical Society of Japan
  • Duke University Press (ProjectEuclid)
  • Royal Society of Chemistry
  • SpringerNature
  • World Scientific Publishing Co.