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  • 19th Century Schoolbooks
    Includes searchable digital editions of thirty schoolbooks.
    digital.library.pitt.edu/nietz
  • African-American Texts from the Modern English Collection
    From the Electronic Text Center at UVA.
    etext.lib.virginia.edu/subjects/afam.html
  • Alex Catalogue of Electronic Texts
    Collection of digital documents collected in the subject areas of English literature, American literature, and Western philosophy.
    www.infomotions.com/alex
  • American Civil War Collections
    From the Electronic Text Center at UVA. Includes contemporary letters and newspaper articles as well as modern texts and student projects.
    etext.virginia.edu/civilwar
  • American Hypertexts
    Online texts of American literary classics by Henry Adams, Alexis de Tocqueville, Herman Melville, Stephen Crane W.E.B. DuBois, Mark Twain, and more.
    xroads.virginia.edu/~HYPER/hypertex.html
  • Baen Free Library
    A selection of science fiction titles available from Baen Books in a variety of electronic, downloadable formats.
    www.baen.com/library
  • Bartleby.com [pick] [read review]
    Publishes the classics of literature, nonfiction, and reference books free of charge for the home, classroom, and desktop.
    www.bartleby.com
  • Bibliomania
    A major library of fiction, reference, and non-fiction. Bibliomania offers a free online literature with more than 2000 classic texts along with book notes, author biographies, summaries, and study guides.
    www.bibliomania.com
  • Books about California History and Culture
    Library of public domain e-texts and pictures about California and the old West.
    www.books-about-california.com
  • Books in My Phone
    Download classic books to read on your cell phone.
    www.booksinmyphone.com/index.php
  • Bookshare.org
    Offers membership-based access to ebooks by category, author, title, as well as embossed Braille books, to users who are visually impaired or otherwise print disabled.
    www.bookshare.org
  • Classic Bookshelf
    Providing access to classic literature with an interface that can be customized. Also offers a CD-ROM.
    www.classicbookshelf.com
  • Classic Reader
    Including fiction, nonfiction, children's stories, and more. Also offers online annotation tools.
    www.classicreader.com
  • Concordances of Great Books
    Over 200 full texts with complete word indexes. Features word unscrambler.
    www.concordance.com
  • Early Canadiana Online (ECO)
    Collection of early printed Canadian materials preserved on microfilm and available online. From the Canadian Institute for Historical Microreproductions (CIHM).
    www.canadiana.org
  • EasyMediaBroadcast.com
    Contains classic books by European novelists.
    www.easymediabroadcast.com
  • eBooks@Adelaide
    Collection includes classic works of literature, philosophy, science, and history.
    etext.library.adelaide.edu.au
  • Eldritch Press
    Electronic text site that hosts public-domain ebooks.
    www.eldritchpress.org
  • Electronic Books at Wiretap
    gopher://wiretap.area.com/11/Books
  • Electronic Literature Foundation (ELF)
    Providing free access to a variety of texts from world literature available in several languages, with forums for communication regarding these works, for all types of readers.
    www.thegreatbooks.org
  • Electronic Text Center (2)
    dir.yahoo.com/.../Collections/Electronic_Text_Center
  • Ex-Classics Web Site
    Dedicated to rescuing books that were once influential and popular and making them available online.
    www.exclassics.com
  • Free Online Library
    Classic books by famous authors online.
    www.thefreelibrary.com
  • FreeLit
    HTML formatted books supported by a dictionary, search engine, and discussion group.
    www.illuminate.net
  • Global Language Resources
    Publisher offers a collection of several hundred literature classics, accompanied by concordances, dictionary, thesaurus, and search tools. Provider of reference-oriented publishing services for individuals and institutions.
    www.global-language.com
  • Hockliffe Project
    Promotes the study of early British children's literature through access to the late 18th and early 19th century children's collection housed at De Montfort University.
    www.cta.dmu.ac.uk/projects/Hockliffe
  • Humanistic Texts
    Multicultural selection of texts exploring the human condition. Includes workes by Homer, Hippocrates, Sa'di, Rabelais, and Lao Tzu.
    www.humanistictexts.org
  • Humanities Text Initiative - University of Michigan@
    dir.yahoo.com/.../Departments_and_Programs/Humanities_Text_Initiative
  • Internet Library of Early Journals
    Digital archive of 18th and 19th century journals, including The Builder, Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, and Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society.
    www.bodley.ox.ac.uk/ilej
  • Kirkpatrick Library
    Personal collection of literary classics.
    planetx.bloomu.edu/~sakirkpa
  • KnowledgeRush.com
    Text collection, with author biographies and a directory of titles.
    www.knowledgerush.com
  • Labyrinth Library
    Middle English texts including works of Chaucer.
    www.georgetown.edu/labyrinth/library/me/me.html
  • Lady Liberty: The Changing Face of American Freedom
    Collection of images, poems, and essays documenting how Americans have perceived the Statue of Liberty and other female patriotic icons.
    xroads.virginia.edu/~cap/liberty/lady_frm.html
  • Le Chateau
    Electronic collection of French literature including Rimbaud, Proust, Balzac, Baudelaire, and La Fontaine.
    www.le-chateau.ilias.com
  • Literature Project
    Online collection of classic texts.
    www.literatureproject.com
  • Litfix Literature Library
    Provides online texts of English and American classic literature.
    www.litfix.com
  • Litrix Reading Room
    Collection of online texts grouped by genre, including a section on literature of the North Country.
    www.litrix.com
  • Luminarium
    Collection of Medieval, Renaissance and 17th century English literature.
    www.luminarium.org
  • Making of America
    Digital library of primary sources in American social history from the antebellum period through reconstruction.
    moa.umdl.umich.edu
  • Manybooks.net
    EBooks formatted for reading on your Palm, PocketPC, Zaurus, Rocketbook, eBookWise-1150, or Symbian cellphone.
    www.manybooks.net
  • Marxists Internet Archive
    Searchable archive of communist material by writers including Marx, Engels, Lenin, Trotsky, Luxemburg, Pablo, Debs, and Shachtman.
    www.marxists.org
  • Mission Creep Online Publishing [pick] [read review]
    Online anthology of humor, comics, stories, poetry, and art (with an emphasis on artists from the Philadelphia area).
    www.missioncreep.com
  • National Academy Press Reading Room
    Full books, free for the reading, first page to last. Available in a variety of formats.
    www.nap.edu/readingroom
  • National Library of Canada Electronic Collection
    Incorporates formally published Canadian online books and journals.
    collection.nlc-bnc.ca
  • Native-American Texts From the Modern English Collection
    Native American literature from the Electronic Text Center at the University of Virginia.
    etext.virginia.edu/subjects/Native-American.html
  • On-line Books Page, The
    Index of hundreds of online books. Points to some common repositories of online books and other documents.
    onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu
  • Online Book Initiative
    gopher://ftp.std.com/11/obi/book
  • Online Literature Library
    A personal project that includes Voltaire, Dickens, Milton, Lewis Carroll and more.
    www.literature.org
  • Oxford Text Archive@
    dir.yahoo.com/.../Oxford_University/Support_and_Resources
  • Page by Page Books [pick] [read review]
    Hundreds of classic books available to be read online for free. All books are in a page by page format.
    www.PageByPageBooks.com
  • Project Gutenberg (4) [*]
    dir.yahoo.com/.../Collections/Project_Gutenberg
  • Project Runeberg
    Electronic editions of classic Nordic literature and art.
    runeberg.org
  • Read Print
    Online literature collection that offers thousands of free books for students, teachers, and the classic enthusiast.
    www.readprint.com
  • Texts by Women Authors from the Modern English Collection
    From the Electronic Text Center of UVA.
    etext.lib.virginia.edu/subjects/Women-Writers.html
  • Textz.com
    Offers thousands of books and essays online including scholarly texts and the works of master writers that are in the public domain.
    www.textz.com
  • Thomas Jefferson Digital Archive [*]
    Letters and other texts written by or sent to Jefferson plus quotations, B.L. Rayner's 1834 Life of Thomas Jefferson, scholarly articles, and more. From the University of Virginia.
    etext.virginia.edu/jefferson
  • Twain Enterprises
    Includes collection of literary and non-fiction public domain documents, as well as original writings.
    www.gruntose.com
  • University of Virginia's E-Book Library
    1,600 publicly-available ebooks in MS Reader and Palm format including classic British and American fiction, children's literature, the Bible, Shakespeare, American history, African American documents, and more.
    etext.lib.virginia.edu/ebooks/ebooklist.html
  • Wonderland.org
    Literary classics.
    www.wonderland.org
  • WRITERSWORLD
    Print on demand book publisher based in the United Kingdom that also publishes in the United States and reprints.
    www.writersworld.tv
 

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