University of Applied Sciences


With your Stenden account, you can download e-books on various subjects. Listed below are links to databases of e-books on which Stenden Library has a subscription.

Safari Tech Books online

Database with e-books about IT, digital media, programming, certification, e-commerce and tutorials for many desktop applications.

EBSCO eBooks

Online versions of many books of great scientific publishers. The database includes e-books in almost all academic disciplines Van Dale Dictionaries Online access to.

Van Dale Dictionaries

Dutch, English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Polish and Swedish.

Oxford English Dictionary

Online access to the Oxford English Dictionary.

Encyclopedia Britannica

The Encyclopedia Britannica is a general knowledge English-language encyclopedia. Includes also Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary, Thesaurus, Britannica Student Encyclopedia en the Britannica Book of the Year

Handboek Nederlandse Pers

Largest online media database of the Netherlands. Contains detailed information on more than 7,000 public and trade media , placement information , rate card guide and contact details of some 9,000 editors and journalists.

Keuzegids HBO 2017

Study selection guide for bachelor courses (full-time, part-time and dual) . Contains descriptions of the courses by subject and comparisons between Universities of Applied Sciences that offer the same or related studies.

Institute of Hospitality

Online catalogue of The Institute of Hospitality: the professional body for managers and potential managers in the hospitality, leisure, travel and tourism industries (HLT). To access this catalogue , you must first create an account.