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Free E-Books

Updated on April 24, 2017

Free E- books

The internet has caused a revolution in the field of reading. People who do not like to spend money for books and those who are not in a position to spend money for books can read many thousands of books from the internet. Many of them they can download in different formats for future use. It is not difficult to create a digital library of our own without spending any money for it. The students and scholars are the most important beneficiaries of this book revolution.


1. Project Gutenberg

Project Gutenberg is one of the most important source of free books on the internet. It has largest number of books for free download. The books can be downloaded in various formats. To find a book in it, it has provided a search option by author's name, subject, title etc.

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2. Google Books

Google Books has a largest collection of books for free reading with latest index of the world's books. It offers an option to buy copyrighted and new books and it is now linked to Google Play.

3. Wikibooks

Wikibooks is a source for great collection of books of varied kinds. The availability of books of in almost all subjects is a special feature of this free book site.


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4. The Online Books Page

The Online Books Page is a site which lists a large number of free books available for download. This site is maintained by the University of Pennsylvania. The books can be downloaded in a number of user friendly formats. is a site offers a wide variety of free books to book lovers. It has a collection of books for students, researchers and general readers. If the searched books is not available in their library, it will guide the visitors to right direction to find what they are looking for.The books in can also be downloaded indifferent formats and for different devices like Apple iPad 2, Kindle Fire,Kobo Touch, and Nook Table.

Reading a Kindle on Public Transit
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Free Audio Books

The audio books are available from a number of sources. The famous free audio books providers are

1. LibriVox

LibriVox has a wide variety of audio books for free download. This site is much famous for audio poetry collections.

2. InternetArchive

InternetArchive has a large collection audio books for download in different genres and subjects for free download.

3. BooksShouldBeFree

BooksShouldBeFree has a large collection audio books for download in different genres and subjects.

4. GutenbergProject has a very large collection of audio books available for download in different formats like high quality MP3 (128kbps), ogg vorbis and Apple AAC (16kbps mono).

5. Lit2Go

Lit2Go has a large collection audio books for download.


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  • sunilkunnoth2012 profile image

    Sunil Kumar Kunnoth 4 years ago from Calicut (Kozhikode, South India)

    Excellent article. You have done a good job by presenting it beautifully. Keep on writing. All the best.

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    DATALOAD 4 years ago from Michigan

    I use Project Gutenberg pretty frequently. I love that they have different formats to choose from.