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E-books on the Internet

Interested in finding e-books on the internet? Unsure how to download an e-book to your device? This is the place for you!

How to Download

OverDrive Digital Books Tour
Download a digital tour of OverDrive to learn about downloading library e-books.

Finding e-books on the Internet

Find free and inexpensive e-books online.

WSL Free e-books resource page
A list of websites who host free e-books
Free e-book sites
20 best websites to download free e-books, part II.
Free How To Guides
Guides and articles on how to for a variety of topics.
Free audiobooks and e-books.
Ohio State University Press
The mission of The Ohio State University Press is to disseminate the best scholarship as widely as possible. Towards that end, they are making the complete texts of certain books available from their website. You will need the free Adobe Reader or some other PDF-enabled program to read the text.
Project Gutenberg
Project Gutenberg offers over 36,000 free e-books to download to your PC, Kindle, Android, iOS or other portable device. Choose between ePub, Kindle, HTML and simple text formats.