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CAB eBooks

CAB eBooks

CAB eBooks provides a unique opportunity to access CABI’s prestigious titles in an easy-to use format. Books are indexed and retrievable as chapters, ensuring that a search of available titles will render the most relevant results and save you valuable time.


Supplementary texts are now available on CAB eBooks

37 supplementary text titles are available through CAB eBooks in eBook format for existing customers at no additional charge.

View the full list of supplementary texts

Visit the CAB eBooks homepage

Why purchase CAB eBooks? 

  • Dynamic front file updated throughout the year
  • Titles available and indexed as individual chapters
  • Fully indexed and integrated with CAB Abstracts amd Global Health
  • Keyword search or browse by subject or title
  • eBooks in easy-to-navigate PDF format
  • Fixed packages for outright purchase



  • Downloadable MARC records
  • No DRM: freedom to download, print and share
  • Perpetual access
  • COUNTER-compliant usage statistics
  • Unlimited simultaneous users
  • Features Plum Analytics – altmetrics highlighting use and citations; read more about Plum Analytics


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

CAB eBooks Front File, 2014 - present - includes 6 Supplementary Texts

The CAB eBooks Front File contains over 120 books (over 2,400 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 - includes 15 Supplementary Texts

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 - includes 9 Supplementary Texts

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 - includes 7 Supplementary Texts

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