Online Libraries –

1. The Online Books Page
http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/lists.html
University of Pennsylvania's Online Books Page is one of the best places to read free books online.

2. Project Gutenberg
http://www.gutenberg.org/wiki/Main_Page
Project Gutenberg is the original producer of free electronic books.

3. Questia
http://www.questia.com/publicdomainindex
Questia is paid resource for students and writers, but also hosts more than 5,000 free books.

4. Classic Book Library
http://classicbook.info/
Free online library stocks the world's most treasured classics.

5. FullBooks.com
http://www.fullbooks.com/
FullBooks.com offers thousands of unabridged books that can be read for free online.

6. Internet Public Library
The Internet Public Library is a great place to access magazines, newspapers and reference works.

7. Classic Reader
http://www.classicreader.com/
Classic Reader is a great place to find classic books, plays, poems and short stories.

8. Authorama
http://www.authorama.com/
Authorama features free books from a wide variety of authors.

9. Bored.com
http://www.bored.com/ebooks/
The site offers thousands of free books can be stored on your computer and read online.

10. Read Print
http://www.readprint.com/
Read Print is a free online library designed for students, teachers and readers of classic books.

11. The Literature Network
http://www.online-literature.com/author_index.php
The Literature Network has thousands of free books, short stories and poems

12. LibriVox
http://librivox.org/
LibriVox is a unique online library that caters to both readers and listeners.

13. Bartleby
http://www.bartleby.com/
Bartleby has a huge collection of free books that can be read on your computer.

14. Classic Bookshelf
http://www.classicbookshelf.com/
The Classic Bookshelf is an especially nice place to read classic books online because of the site's easy readability program.

15. ReadBooksOnline.net
http://www.readbookonline.net/
The site has more than 1,000 books by hundreds of different authors.

16 Chest of Books
http://chestofbooks.com/
Free online library has tons of nonfiction books on a wide range of topics, including art, business, computers, finance, gardening, health, history, home improvement, real estate, science, sports and travel.

17. PublicLiterature.org
http://publicliterature.org/
PublicLiterature.org has a great selection of free classic books that can be read for free online in a user-friendly interface.

18. Biblomania
http://www.bibliomania.com/0/-/frameset.html
Biblomania has over 2,000 novels, poems, short stories and plays that can be read for free online.

19. International Children's Digital Library
http://en.childrenslibrary.org/
The International Children's Digital Library Foundation has a growing collection of free books for children around the world.

20. Public Bookshelf
http://www.publicbookshelf.com/
Free book categories include but are not limited to fantasy novels, history books, mysteries, romance novels, teen fiction, and horror stories, and nonfiction.

21. Perseus Digital Library
http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/hopper/
Perseus Digital Library, from Tufts University, is an evolving digital library with a wide range of materials.

22. DailyLit
http://www.dailylit.com/
This site lets you choose the classic and contemporary books you want to read.

23. Fiction.us
http://www.fiction.us/
The site offers a nice range of poetry, plays and picture books.

24. Page By Page Books
http://www.pagebypagebooks.com/
Features hundreds of classic books that can be read for free online.

25. MIT OpenCourseWare
http://ocw.mit.edu/OcwWeb/web/home/home/index.htm
MIT OpenCourseWare is a free publication of MIT course materials that reflects almost all the undergraduate and graduate subjects taught at MIT.

26. Google Books
http://books.google.com/

27. Google Scholar
http://scholar.google.com/



Source: Melissa Kahney “Online Libraries - 25 Places to Read Free Books Online”, http://educhoices.org/articles/Online_Libraries_-_25_Places_to_Read_Free_Books_Online.html
Last modified: Tuesday, 31 October 2017, 10:20 PM