Includes more than 18,000 academic titles in subject areas including: Performing Arts; Business & Economics; History; Languages & Literature; Political Science; Philosophy; Religion; Media & Communication; and Social Sciences. You can click on the icon "e" to download the list of titles available in DOAB.
A searchable database of books, but not all the content is available for free. To search for fulltext books only:
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A collection of books digitized by US research libraries for preservation. It is good for academic use. Access to some of the content is restricted. To search for fulltext books only:
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The University of Michigan Historical Mathematics Collection is a growing library of books selected from the University of Michigan mathematics collection that have been digitized to improve access and to preserve the content of these books. All of the books in this collection were published in the 19th or early 20th century.
The Humanities Text Initiative, a unit of the University of Michigan's Digital Library Production Service, provides online access to selected full text resources including an online journal of book reviews, a catalog of electronic texts available via the Internet, and a linguistics database, as well as the more familiar collections of poetry and prose.
Also known as 'Internet Library’ is a non-profit organization created with the goal of offering permanent access to digital information. In addition to academic books, their e-books and texts archive includes fiction, popular books, children's books and historical texts.
A digital library of primary sources in American social history from the antebellum period through reconstruction containing approximately 10,000 books and 50,000 journal articles with 19th century imprints. Subject areas covered include education, psychology, American history, sociology, religion, and science and technology.
US Government website providing free access to books and documents in life science and healthcare.
The collection can be searched and, in some cases, browsed and downloaded. This site is linked to PubMed.
Open textbooks are textbooks that have been funded, published, and licensed to be freely used, adapted, and distributed. These books cover a wide range of subjects and have been reviewed by faculty from a variety of colleges and universities to assess their quality. These books can be downloaded for no cost, or printed at low cost. All textbooks are either used at multiple higher education institutions; or affiliated with an institution, scholarly society, or professional organization.
Produced at Tufts University, provides digital images and transcribed text (in translation or original language) from ancient Greek and Latin sources. Also includes documents related to English Renaissance literature and to London.
Provide access to thousands of ebooks on various subjects. Majority of the titles are published prior to 1923 (out of copyright) and available for download to a computer or mobile device. More information at http://www.gutenberg.org/wiki/Gutenberg:MobileReader_Devices_How-To
Pitt Press has selected several hundred monographs for open access, including titles from the Pitt Latin American Series, Pitt Series in Russian and East European Studies, and Composition, Literacy and Culture.
A hypermedia archive sponsored by the Library of Congress and supported by the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the University of Rochester, and the Scholarly Editions and Translations Division of the National Endowment for the Humanities.