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Selected Websites for Free E-Books

Alex Catalogue of Electronic Texts
Texts of about 21,000 public domain documents from American and English
literature and Western philosophy.

ATHENA: Literature, Books, & Lists
Texts of classic authors (Aesop, Dante, Einstein etc.). Novels, poetry, drama,
essays, philosophy, history.

Complete Works of William Shakespeare
Shakespeare's plays and poetry.

Digital Book Index
Contains more than 145,000 full-text digital books on many different subjects,
most of which are free.

eScholarship Editions (California Digital Library)
Over 500 open access books from academic presses.

Google Book Search
Search full text of over 7 million books. Access to the full-text is limited.
Classic books in the public domain (published before 1923) can be fully

Humanities Text Initiative (Univ. of Michigan)
Electronic texts in the humanities, for example, English language and literature,
religious texts, American life, ethnic groups, travel.

Internet Archive: Text Archive
An open-access archive of over 300,000 digital texts in historical collections
to provide permanent access for researchers, historians, and scholars.
Sub-collections are Project Gutenberg, American Libraries, Canadian Libraries,
Open Source Books, and Children's Library.

The Online Books Page (UPenn Library)
The University of Pennsylvania's listing of over 35,000 free online books.

Online Library of Liberty
Classic works on art, economics, history, law, literature, music, philosophy,
political theory, religion, science, sociology, war and peace. Topics include
Education and the American Revolution, etc.

Audio versions of public domain books available for download in .mp3 or
.ogg formats. Librivox's goal is to make all public domain books available
as free audio books.

Textbook Revolution
Free E-textbooks and study guides in courses such as business, math,
and computer applications. The books are subsidized by advertising that
appears on the digital pages.

Textbook Media from Freeload Press
Free college-level electronic textbooks.

Turning The Pages
The British Library digitized some of their most valuable works, such as
the first atlas of Europe, the Diamond Sutra hailed as the oldest printed book,
and the original Alice's Adventures Under Ground by Lewis Carroll.
A browser-based application enables the reader to leaf through the books,
making the illusion of reading a book online more real.

Wright American Fiction 1851-1875
19th-century American fiction. Over 2,800 volumes by over 1,400 authors.