Access Instructions to electronic materials

Most eBooks and journals can be accessed to via:

1. Bar Ilan libraries Catalog

2.  EDS - additional articles and eBooks catalog (please note that our printed books collection is not included in this system).


Bar Ilan libraries Catalog and EDS complement each other - it is recommended to use them both.


In order to enter our electronic resources, please follow the instructions below:

Sign in to the Bar Ilan libraries Catalog / EDS / or go directly to database you would like to through our website.

Username: ID number

Password: the same password you have to all other  


 If it's your first time or if you forgot your password - you can set / reset it here


From Bar Ilan libraries Catalog / EDS:

1. after signing in search for the required material.

2. If it is available on full text you will have the link (or check for full text). 

You can also filter (found on availability area) that only full text materials will be displayed.


Below you can find the links for eBook and databases lists:

Israeli databases

foreign databases

eBooks collection



Use of the library's collections - printed, electronic and digital is limited to Bar-Ilan's users only, for the sole purpose of studying, teaching and research.

Use of the library materials is only in accordance with copyright protection.

No book or journal may be fully copied / scanned or downloaded under contractual agreement between the publishers and the library.

Any violation of copyright terms will revoke access to the electronic resources and to the university. In addition violators of copyright laws can be subject to legal action from the university.

For full information regarding copyright laws click here.

Last Updated Date : 23/02/2021