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Electronically formatted books mostly taken from printed books that can be read on a computer, e-reader device or smartphone.

ACLS Humanities e-Books

An online, fully searchable collection of high-quality books in the Humanities.

Provides unlimited access to books and information on the web.

Book of Concord

Confessions of the Lutheran Church.

Cambridge Histories Online

This unique historical reference compendium allows instant access to the renowned texts of the Cambridge Histories series.

Directory of Open Access Books

A discovery service for peer reviewed books published under an Open Access license.   Currently, there are just over 23 publishers participating with about 755 Open Access books. New publishers and books will be added as information is gathered.

e-Book Collection

EBSCO is now a key provider of e-books and audiobooks to libraries and other institutions worldwide. Nearly 300,000 e-books and audiobooks and growing . . . These books can be downloaded to your computer and to selected mobile devices.

Folger Digital Texts

Folger Digital Texts offers meticulously edited, accurate texts—drawn from the Folger Editions, the leading Shakespeare texts used in American classrooms—in a beautifully readable format with the added power of in-depth, behind-the-scenes coding. The texts—including full source code—is a free, online resource for students and teachers, theatergoers, scholars, and others.

Freebook Sifter

Freebook Sifter makes it easy to find over 35000 free eBooks on

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Provides electronic references covering a wide variety of topics and subjects - ranging from current events to classics and from Arts & Humanities to small business.

Google Books

Search and preview millions of books from libraries and publishers worldwide. Discover a new favorite or unearth an old classic.


Hathi is the Hindi word for elephant, an animal famed for its long-term memory.

HathiTrust is a collection, (10 million volumes, over 2.7 million of which are public domain), of digital content from research libraries, Google Books project, and Internet Archive digitization initiatives.  It is a  large collaborative repository started in 2008 by thirteen universities with the common goal of preserving cultural collections for use now and in the future.

HathiTrust provides a number of discovery and access services, notably, full-text search across the entire collection.

Hundred Zeros - Download Free Books

Hundred Zeros is a frequently updated catalog of best-sellers that are free on Amazon.

Infobase eBooks

  • Unlimited simultaneous use, 24/7
  • Custom bookmarks
  • The ability to print, email, and save pages
  • The ability to link to a specific eBook, chapter, or page
  • 550 Literature titles to choose from

Kretzmann: Popular Commentary of the Bible  by Paul E. Kretzmann

The Popular Commentary is a Lutheran commentary written for the common people to read, understand and live as a child of God.

MLC Download Library

Download audiobooks, e-books and video through this online library.

Magill"s Literary Annual

Evaluates 200 major examples of serious literature published during the previous calendar year. Covers works of interest to general readers.

Includes years 1977-present. Includes Cumulative Author and Title Index.

Oxford Reference

Twenty-one titles from Oxford's award-winning scholarly reference collection in History and Culture, and Literature and Language.

Project Gutenberg

Project Gutenberg offers over 36,000 free e-books to download to your PC, Kindle, Android, iOS and other mobile devices. Formats include ePub, Kindle, HTML and simple text. Audiobooks are also available in "human read" and "computer generated" formats.

TdS Overdrive e-Media

Download audiobooks, e-books and video through the Traverse des Sioux Library Overdrive e-Media.