The Digital Book Index

A database of tens of thousands of fiction and nonfiction eBooks from over 1,800 publishers. Many categories of books are listed. Titles are from commercial and noncommercial publishers and vendors and may be free, available by subscription, or for purchase.

Electronic Books

A comprehensive directory of links to full-text book collections. Categories include: What's New; Major Text Sites; Classics; Literature in English; World Literatures; and much more. Also, includes lists of bookstores and publishers. Maintained by the University of Texas at Austin.

eBook Locator

A database of thousands of eBooks. Browse top-selling electronic books.

eReader Resources

This resource serves as a starting point to understand the evolving world of eReaders and eBooks. Maintained by The Internet Public Library.

Finding eBooks: A Guide

From the Library of Congress.

Google Book Search

Download full copies of out-of-copyright books to read at your own pace. Choose from a diverse collection of public domain titles -- from well-known classics to obscure gems. Elect the "Full view" radio button when searching.

The Online Books Page

Index to thousands of books available online in full text.

Open Library

Free eBooks from the Internet Archive, a digital library of Internet sites.

Project Gutenberg

Created in 1971 as a way to centralize and make freely available famous and important texts. Not recent bestsellers, but classic texts.