eBooks

eBooks from Overdrive


CCRLS is pleased to offer patrons of our regional libraries access to eBooks and digital audio titles from Overdrive, via the Library2Go service.

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eBooks from other sources

While there are many eBook-related sites, directories and collections available online, we've collected links to just a few.  The following are featured for the fact that they include or direct one to many free eBook titles.

Free classics and out-of-copyright, pre-1923 books for the Kindle.

Free ebooks for the Nook device.

The primary aim of DOAB is to increase discoverability of Open Access books. Academic publishers are invited to provide metadata of their Open Access books to DOAB. Metadata will be harvestable in order to maximize dissemination, visibility and impact.

Free ebook titles and previews from Google Play.

The HathiTrust Digital Library is a digital preservation repository and highly functional access platform. It provides long-term preservation and access services for public domain and in copyright content from a variety of sources, including Google, the Internet Archive, Microsoft, and in-house partner institution initiatives.

Internet Archive

The Internet Archive is a 501(c)(3) non-profit that was founded to build an Internet library. Its purposes include offering permanent access for researchers, historians, scholars, people with disabilities, and the general public to historical collections that exist in digital format.

LibriVox

Free public domain audiobooks read by volunteers from around the world.

Open Culture

Open Culture brings together high-quality cultural & educational media for the worldwide lifelong learning community.

Project Gutenberg offers over 40,000 free ebooks: choose among free epub books, free kindle books, download them or read them online.