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Open Educational Resources: Books

Open Books

Directory of Open Access Books
indexes and provides access to scholarly peer-reviewed open access books

InTechOpen Library
academic peer-reviewed books "where academia and industry create content with global impact"

Open Access Publishing in European Networks (OAPEN)
academic quality controlled books published in Europe

Project MUSE
books from a variety of educational and other publishers by a collaboration with Johns Hopkins University Press and The Sheridan Libraries

Hathi Trust
by consortium of academic and research libraries 

Internet Library
20,000,000+ downloadable books including modern eBooks borrowing with a free account

National Emergency Library
collection of books that supported emergency remote education from 3/24/2020 to 6/16/2020 with items now available to one borrower at a time

Project Gutenberg
the first provider of free electronic books offering a collection of literature and written works

Open Culture
browse thousands of open eBooks and audio books

EBSCO Open Access Collection
search filter applied to database of open access eBooks by EBSCO 

public domain classic literature webpages

Planet E-book
public domain classic literature ePub and PDF books

Amazon Free E-books
public domain books for Kindle

open content non-fiction books collection that anyone can contribute to including academic instructors and professionals

Find Free Online Course Materials Related to a Book
California State University tool to find supplemental course materials for
 books by an ISBN search

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