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Please note that in many cases websites with academic eBooks can be accesssed only through academic institutions if registration is needed.

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Listing of sites that offers Free Textbooks and Academic

Google BooksGoogle BooksGoogle Books has many free texts of books and magazines that Google has scanned and stored in its digital database. Books are provided either by publishers and authors, through the Partner Program, or by Google's library partners, through the Library Project. Additionally, Google has partnered with a number of magazine publishers to digitize their archives. Advanced book search ). Google books UK. How to find and download full : link.No
Google ScholarGoogle ScholarGoogle Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites.No
Open LibraryOpen LibraryOpen Library is a project of the Internet Archive and it has over 1000000 eBooksNo
The Internet ArchiveThe Internet ArchiveThe Internet Archive is a non-profit digital library of free books, movies, software, music and more. It has over three million public-domain eBooks. allows the public to upload and download digital material. Also, they have book digitization projects.No
Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB)Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB)Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB) helps helping scholars and students to discover thousands of free academic books (see also Directory of Open Access Journals)No
BookyardsBookyardsBookyards offers a plenty of books and educational material in different categories.No
Calibre eBookCalibre eBookCalibre eBook collected a great collection of more than 4000 books in 16 genres from other websites. Many of these eBooks can be accessed for free.No
Rand CorporationRand CorporationRand Corporation has more than 20,000 publications, most of which are available as free eBook downloads, dating back to 1946.No
The Orange GroveThe Orange GroveThe Orange Grove Florida's Open Educational Resource Repository - open books and textbooks from many sources as part of the State of Florida's (USA) portal of free educational resources. Free download in many format, mainly PDF without registration.No
Academic TorrentsAcademic TorrentsAcademic Torrents - data-sets available for reproducible research in various sources. Made by University of Massachusetts Boston team.No
Digital Collections Stanford Edu.Digital Collections Stanford Edu.Digital Collections Stanford Edu. provides access to digital collections produced by the Stanford University Libraries and Academic Information Resources. Browse or search within these collections. Check back frequently for the addition of new collections.No
Free Math BooksFree Math BooksFree Math Books has more than 100 free ebooks in the field of Mathematics. These all appear to be textbooks aimed at High School levels. Download and viewing options vary.No
InTech Open InTech Open InTech Open offers almost 2000 full length books to read online or to download chapters. A large selection on the topic of Physical Sciences, Engineering and Technology books There are also journal articles available for free.No
Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyMassachusetts Institute of Technology course books and lectures. Offers 2000 courses in a wide variety of departments. Many courses have eBooks, PDFs or other downloadable materials, but that may vary.No
Oapen Open Access Publishing in European Networks (OAPEN)Oapen Open Access Publishing in European Networks (OAPEN)Oapen Open Access Publishing in European Networks (OAPEN) - the OAPEN Foundation is a non-profit foundation dedicated to Open Access publishing of academic books. Mainly in the area of Humanities and Social Sciences. Few books in as well multiple languages (French, German, Danish, Dutch Italian).No
OER Commons Open Educational ResourcesOER Commons Open Educational ResourcesOER Commons Open Educational Resources has more than 1200 items listed in its Textbooks section.There are additional educational materials throughout the site.No
Online Library of LibertyOnline Library of LibertyOnline Library of Liberty is intended to enrich understanding and appreciation of the complex nature of a society of free and responsible individuals and to contribute to its preservation. A collection of scholarly works about liberty and free markets.No
Online Mathematics TextbooksOnline Mathematics TextbooksOnline Mathematics Textbooks from Georgia Tech School of MathematicsNo
Open Humanities Press (OPH)Open Humanities Press (OPH)Open Humanities Press (OPH) is an international community of scholars, editors and readers with a focus on critical and cultural theory. It has around 30 books in this subject.No
The Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) The Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) The Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) improves research methodology by collaboratively making biodiversity literature openly available to the world as part of a global biodiversity community. It also serves as the foundational literature component of the Encyclopedia of Life.No
The Digital Commons NetworkThe Digital Commons NetworkThe Digital Commons Network brings together free, full-text scholarly articles from hundreds of universities and colleges worldwide. Curated by university librarians and their supporting institutions, the Network includes a growing collection of peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters, dissertations, working papers, conference proceedings, and other original scholarly work (around 2 million works from 460 institutions).No Digital Digital Digital Collections brought to you by the Digital Library Production Service (DLPS)No Digital General Digital General Digital General Collection books from the University of Michigan collection, scanned for preservation purposes. Access to many of these is restricted to library use only.No
University of California Digital Library (CDL) eBooks CollectionUniversity of California Digital Library  (CDL) eBooks CollectionUniversity of California Digital Library (CDL) eBooks Collection - read online 700 eBooks from University California (cannot download).No
WikiversityWikiversityWikiversity is a "project devoted to learning resources, learning projects and research" for preschool through university level. Materials are available for a large number of disciplines. All are available for free reading online without registration.No
The Tertullian ProjectThe Tertullian ProjectThe Tertullian Project offers collection of material (books and articles) ancient and modern about the ancient Christian Latin writer Tertullian and his writings.No
SOPHIASOPHIASOPHIA is an e-community of scholarship and creativity, is an online repository provided by the Libraries of St. Catherine University. Institutional Repositories (IRs) bring together all of a University's research under one umbrellaNo
Digital Education Resource Archive (DERA) Institute of EducationDigital Education Resource Archive (DERA) Institute of EducationDigital Education Resource Archive (DERA) Institute of Education Institute of Education offers publications from a different governmental organisations.No has a wide variety of courses and 100+ ebooks freely available for download, online reading, and sharing, available for free.No
Google PlayGoogle PlayGoogle Play - books on GooglePlay (formerly Google eBooks) is a cross-platform ebook application offered by Google, which offers over 5 million ebooks and as such is the world's largest ebookstore, or the user may upload ebooks that are in PDF or EPUB formats. To find out the ways to download free books from Google play see this link.Yes
AmazonAmazonAmazon books is one of the biggest free internet source for free books. (See also this link). See also our Guide to Kindle Store Free eBooksYes
Scholars PortalScholars PortalScholars Portal is a service available only to faculty and students at Canadian universities and colleges. It has more than 600 000 books. For many full text is available in PDF. format without registrationYes
CopacCopacCopac exposes rare and unique research material by bringing together the catalogues of major UK and Irish libraries. They have a limited number of free books. (To find eBooks from the Home page go to Main Search>Material type > Electronic resources)Yes
IssuuIssuuIssuu has a huge collection of free-to-read publications from incredible publishers around the globe.Yes
Openculture Openculture Openculture collected links from other websites and made accessible to download 800 free eBooks and 200 textbooks to your Kindle, iPad/iPhone, computer, smart phone or e-reader.Yes is a platform for academics to share research papers. The company's mission is to accelerate the world's research.Yes
DowsoneraDowsoneraDowsonera is an ebook platform for leading academic libraries. Need to log in as an institution or private person (I can access only 312 books with OpenAthens NCC account) You can hold these secured PDF books for few days and they delete themselvesYes
Issues OnlineIssues OnlineIssues Online has many useful study resources.Yes
NOOK Books | Barnes & NobleNOOK Books | Barnes & NobleNOOK Books | Barnes & Noble is an American book retailer. They provide a big selection of FREE eBooks (1.8 million eBooks) in numerous genres/categories. Yes
The National Academic Press (NAP)The National Academic Press (NAP)The National Academic Press (NAP) offers thousands of free ebooks to download and read online. To download eBooks registration is necessery.Yes
WileyWileyWiley - multidisciplinary collection of online resources, need to log in through your institution, some chapters and journal articles are free.Yes
National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) BookshelfNational Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) BookshelfNational Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) Bookshelf provides free online access to books and documents in life science and healthcare. Providing access to biomedical and genomic information.Yes
JSTORJSTORJSTOR is a digital library of academic journals, books, and primary sources. helps people discover, use, and build upon a wide range of content through a powerful research and teaching platform. For foreign language search go to the advanced search option.Yes
123Library123Library123Library catalogue currently contains thousands of eBooks, available to easily view online via your computer or mobile device, or to download to any compatible device. You can log in only through an institution or Openathens. Same pages can be read in the preview mode without registration.Yes

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