Online Libraries –

1. The Online Books Page
University of Pennsylvania's Online Books Page is one of the best places to read free books online.

2. Project Gutenberg
Project Gutenberg is the original producer of free electronic books.

3. Questia
Questia is paid resource for students and writers, but also hosts more than 5,000 free books.

4. Classic Book Library
Free online library stocks the world's most treasured classics.

5. 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
Classic Reader is a great place to find classic books, plays, poems and short stories.

8. Authorama
Authorama features free books from a wide variety of authors.

The site offers thousands of free books can be stored on your computer and read online.

10. Read Print
Read Print is a free online library designed for students, teachers and readers of classic books.

11. The Literature Network
The Literature Network has thousands of free books, short stories and poems

12. LibriVox
LibriVox is a unique online library that caters to both readers and listeners.

13. Bartleby
Bartleby has a huge collection of free books that can be read on your computer.

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

The site has more than 1,000 books by hundreds of different authors.

16 Chest of Books
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. has a great selection of free classic books that can be read for free online in a user-friendly interface.

18. Biblomania
Biblomania has over 2,000 novels, poems, short stories and plays that can be read for free online.

19. International Children's Digital Library
The International Children's Digital Library Foundation has a growing collection of free books for children around the world.

20. Public Bookshelf
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
Perseus Digital Library, from Tufts University, is an evolving digital library with a wide range of materials.

22. DailyLit
This site lets you choose the classic and contemporary books you want to read.

The site offers a nice range of poetry, plays and picture books.

24. Page By Page Books
Features hundreds of classic books that can be read for free online.

25. MIT OpenCourseWare
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

27. Google Scholar

Source: Melissa Kahney “Online Libraries - 25 Places to Read Free Books Online”,
Last modified: Tuesday, 31 October 2017, 10:20 PM