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CAB eBooks

CAB eBooks

CAB eBooks offers anytime, anywhere unlimited access to CABI’s renowned book list via our web-based platform. That means complete applied life science coverage with no limits or restrictions to concurrent users, downloads, printing, sharing or interlibrary loan.

Why buy CAB eBooks?

  • eBook packages at a fraction of the cost of buying titles individually
  • High quality content written by world experts
  • Every chapter is indexed – search individual chapters or whole books
  • No DRM: freedom to download, print and share
  • Unlimited simultaneous users



  • Anytime, anywhere access
  • eBooks easy to read and download in PDF format
  • COUNTER-compliant usage statistics
  • PlumX Metrics showing chapter and book use and citations
  • Full-level MARC records containing authorized Library of Congress subject headings, and Library of Congress and Dewey Decimal classification numbers
  • Open URL compliant Search eBooks alongside your subscriptions on CAB Direct, our CHOICE


Highly Recommended platform. CAB eBooks integrates with CAB Direct to make a one-stop-shop for searching CABI content.


To find out how our eBooks can fit your needs - contact our sales team on

CAB eBooks Front File, 2014 - present

The CAB eBooks Front File contains over 170 books (over 2,900 chapters), and is updated with new titles throughout the year. In addition, CAB eBooks operates alongside CAB Abstracts – CABI’s leading abstracts database – providing rich indexing and search tools.

eBooks uploaded list  [Excel]

eBooks forthcoming titles list [Excel] 

CAB eBooks 2011 - 2013

Our most recent fixed package containing 156 titles (over 2,800 chapters) published between 2011 to 2013. This package is available as a one-off purchase with perpetual access.

View CAB eBooks 2011-2013 title list


CAB eBooks 2008 - 2010

This package contains 112 titles published between 2008 - 2010 spanning our life sciences and tourism subjects. 

View CAB eBooks 2008-2010 title list


CAB eBooks 2005 – 2007

Launched in February 2011, CAB eBooks 2005–2007 contains all 166 CAB eBooks (over 2,900 chapters) published over this three year period.

View CAB eBooks 2005-2007 title list


CAB eBooks 2000 - 2004

CAB eBooks 2000–2004 contains 244 titles (that's over 4,000 chapters), providing research institutions with an array of eBooks covering the applied life sciences.

View CAB eBooks 2000 - 2004 title list


To find out how our eBooks can work for you please contact your regional CABI representative or email