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Electronic Books

Electronic Books

What are electronic books (ebooks)? Electronic books are full-text, electronic versions of books that can be read or downloaded on an electronic device, such as a laptop or a computer.  The following websites provide free ebooks online:

Website Description

 Google Book

Google's collection of digitized books includes a large number of books related to Old English literature and language. You can search for books by author, title, publisher...and etc.
The Online Books Page Listing over 20,000 free books on the Web
National Academies Press The National Academies Press (NAP) was created by the National Academies to publish the reports issued by the National Academy of Sciences, the National Academy of Engineering, the Institute of Medicine, and the National Research Council, all operating under a charter granted by the Congress of the United States.
ManyBooks.Net Thousands of free eBooks, pre-formatted for reading on your PDA or iPod
Project Gutenberg The Internet's oldest producer of free electronic books. Most of the Project Gutenberg eBooks are older literary works that are in the public domain.
University of Virginia Library Electronic Text Center The Electronic Text Center include approximately 70,000 on- and off-line humanities texts in many languages and hundreds of thousands of related images.     
                   
 
U.S. Government Information Products Links to online publication from the U.S. Government Printing Office.

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