Trial database: Packt eBook (1 – 31 May 2019)


IG Publishing has offered a trial for Packt eBook Databases. The trial period starts from now until the end of May 2019.

For your information

Packt has published over 6,000 books from 2015 to 2019.

Subject coverage  

  • Arts & Recreation
  • Computer Science
  • Information & General Works
  • History & Geography
  • Philosophy and Psychology
  • Religion
  • Science
  • Social Sciences
  • Technology

Special Highlight

  • Mobile development
  • Enterprise Systems
  • Analytics & BI
  • AI  & Deep Learning
  • Machine Learning
  • Web Development
  • Game Development
  • Cloud Networking & SysAdmin
  • Cybersecurity
  • App Development
  • Programming Languages
  • Software Architecture & Design,
  • DevOps & Automation
  • Hardware & IoT.

Available titles

4,920 titles


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Online and Off-line Reading

The new platform does not permit users to download the .pdf files.

The system has provided online and offline content reading tools. The iViewer is the online reader, which provides the content via web browsers.  It supports all major browser applications and offers various kinds of reading assistance tools.

For off-line reading, users may download the application IG Reader APP or use the most popular offline reading application Adobe Digital Edition to download and transfer files to e-Reader devices. 

Note: To check out eBook for off-line reading, you will need to create your account. You can borrow the book for offline reading up to 14 days (borrow date: 2019/5/1, expire date: 2019/5/15).


You are allowed to print a maximum of 40 pages.

Trial period

From 1 May 2019 to 31 May 2019

Off-Campus Access to e-Resources

The users will be required to access the database through VPN. For information on how to set up VPN, please follow the link below.

If you have any inquiries, please feel free to contact the Library at