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E-Book Websites: Home

This guide provides lists of websites to access, download, and purchase e-books. Many sites offer free e-books.

Free E-Book Sites

More Free Sites

Free & Open Access Electronic Textbook Initiatives

Bookboon.com - contains free textbooks, mainly business topics.

Boundless - textbooks based on free web content.  Pay $19.99 to get flash cards, quizzes, and teach aids.

College Open Textbooks provides training for instructors adopting open resources, peer reviews of open textbooks, and mentoring online professional networks that provide support to authors who open their resources.

Flat World Knowledge - the world's largest publisher of free and open college textbooks.

MIT OpenCourseware - open textbooks for science and engineering disciplines.

Noba - psychology textbooks.

OpenStax College - provides free college textbooks.  Hosted by Rice University.

Saylor.org - provides free textbooks along with free courses.

TextbookRevolution - use it to locate free textbooks and courses.

University of Minnesota Open Academics - contains post-secondary textbooks.

WikiBooks - the open-content textbooks collection that anyone can edit.

 

E-Books Delivered via Your Library

University Press E-Books

Publisher E-book Sites

Specialized Sites