Library EBook CollectionsEBooks may be downloaded from the eBrary and EBSCO collections. For instructions, please ask at the Reference Desk.
eBrary Nursing & Allied Health Collection
This collection contains over 2,700 books on medicine, nursing, allied health, and related topics.EBSCO Ebook Collection
This is a general ebook collection that contains thousands of works of fiction and non-fiction in all topics.Safari Books Online
This collection offers access to more than 4,000 titles from the biggest names in computer science, information technology, and business publishing.
Free EBook SitesAmerican Mathematical Society Books Online
The AMS offers access to dozens of downloadable books on algebra, topology, number theory, mathematical physics, logic, analysis, and other topics.Bartleby.com
This site contains a collection of reference books including older editions of classic works such as The Columbia Encyclopedia, Grey's Anatomy, Post's Etiquette, Roger International Thesaurus, and many more. Works of fiction and poetry in the public domain are also available.
Digital Book Index
This resource can be used to search for ebooks on a wide variety of sites including the Internet Archive, university sites, Project Gutenberg and many more.
Digital Librarian: Electronic Texts and Primary Sources
The Digital Librarian is a compendium of links to online digital archives and ebook collections.Google Books
A growing collection, Google Books offers searchable access to thousands of public domain and copyrighted works. Some newer works are only available as previews.HathiTrust
A consortium of libraries and the non-profit Hathi organization, this site contains digitized copies of public domain fiction and non-fiction in a wide variety of topics.Hypertexts
Created by the University of Virginia, this collection focuses on works by major American writers, thinkers, politicians, historians, and others.Internet Public Library's Other Online Texts Collections
The IPL maintains this list of links to ebook collections.National Academies Press
The NAP produces high-quality ebooks on a wide range of topics including nutrition, engineering and technology, education, earth sciences, math, physics, and many more.Online Books Page
Created by a librarian at the University of Pennsylvania, this site offers access to over one million public domain works of fiction and non-fiction. Uniquely, they also provide access to periodicals.Open Collections Program(Harvard University)
Developed by Harvard University Libraries, this site can be used to locate and view rare historical materials from Harvard's special collections.Oxford Text Archives
Specializing in works by European authors, this site offers access to thousands of titles on history, language, literature, and the sciences.Perseus Digital Library
This collection provides access to ancient Latin and Greek language texts. English translations are available for most titles.Project Gutenberg
Project Gutenberg is one of the largest online collections of public domain books in the world. EPUB, PDF, and text dowloads are available.Text Archive(Internet Archive)
This collection offers downloadable copies of millions of ebooks from the United States and Canada in a wide variety of languages.University of California Press eScholarship Editions
"UC Press E-Books Collection, 1982-2004, includes almost 2,000 books from academic presses on a range of topics, including art, science, history, music, religion, and fiction." Some titles are restricted to UC affiliates.