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E-Book Collections from the Digital Library Project at the University of Pennsylvania includes:
  • Online Books Page
    The Online Books Page is a website that facilitates access to books that are freely readable over the Internet. It also aims to encourage the development of such online books, for the benefit and edi...

Other E-Book Collections

Penn Press e-books (via JSTOR)

AccessMedicine
McGraw-Hill's AccessMedicine.com is an online reference resource that includes Harrison's Online, Current Medical Diagnosis and Treatment, other core medical texts, Lange clinical review library, USML...

ACLS Humanities E-Book
Major works in historical scholarship. A project of the American Council of Learned Societies....

African Writers Series
Key texts of modern African literature with an emphasis on the history of post-colonial writing. Release Seven of this online edition includes over 230 volumes of fiction, poetry, drama and non-fictio...

American Memory Collection (Library of Congress)
Offers access to a large array of digitized materials, many of which are related to music (African-American Sheet Music 1850-1920; Aaron Copland Collection 1900-1990; etc.)...

ARTFL
The ARTFL Project (American and French Research on the Treasury of the French Language) consists of nearly 2000 texts, ranging from classic works of French literature to various kinds of non-fiction p...

Books@OVID
This is a collection of clinical textbooks and manuals for medicine and nursing. They can be searched individually or collectively....

Brepolis Latin
Includes a cross-platform search tool to search across the following databases: Archive of Celtic Latin Literature; Aristoteles Latinus Database; Library of Latin Texts A; Library of Latin Texts B; an...

British History Online
A "digital library containing some of the core printed primary and secondary sources for the medieval and modern history of the British Isles." Includes sources for parliamentary, ecclesiastical and ...

Cambridge Books Online
Ebooks from Cambridge University Press....

Cambridge Histories Online

Cambridge Companions Complete Collection

CogNet
A "central repository for the most current and topical electronic resources" in cognitive science and its six core areas: philosophy of mind, computational intelligence, cognitive psychology, linguist...

Complete Works of William Shakespeare
The Web's first edition of the Complete Works of William Shakespeare, the site has offered Shakespeare's plays and poetry to the Internet community since 1993. Hosted by The Tech, MIT's oldest...

Directory of Open Access Books
Searchable index to peer-reviewed, open-access monographs and edited volumes with links to the full texts of the publications at the publishers website or repository....

e-Duke Books Scholarly Collection
More than 100 scholarly frontlist e-books published by Duke University Press in the humanities and social sciences, as well as selection of hundreds of backlist e-books available in electronic format....

Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
American publications from 1639 to 1800. Browsable by subject, genre, author, etc....

Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker 1801-1819
The continuation of Readex's Early American Imprints: Series I, Early American Imprints, Series II (1801-1819) provides full-text access to the 36,000 American books, pamphlets and broadsides publishe...

ebrary

EBSCOhost Ebooks

ECCO 18th Century Collections Online
"Nearly 150,000 English-language titles and editions published between 1701 and 1800 will be made available online over the course of the next two years. When complete, the product will allow full-tex...

EEBO (Early English Books Online)
Full-text page images of approximately 100,000 titles from the Short-Title Catalogue of English works 1475-1640, Wing's continuation for 1641-1700, and their revisions. Information is presented...

Gallica
A digitization project of the Bibliothhque nationale de France. "Gallica 2," in trial mode through 2008, includes 60,000 books and 80,000 images (all out of copyright) as well as "thousands" of in-cop...

Gutenberg-e
A collaborative project of the American Historical Association and Columbia University Press, offering digitized books in the field of history, enriched with hyperlinks, images, music, etc....

Hathi Trust Digital Library

HeinOnline
Legal research database containing fulltext documents (PDF) organized into collections including: Legal Classics, Law Journal Library, U.S. Supreme Court Library, U.S. Federal Legislative History Libr...

Humanities Text Initiative
The Humanities Text Intitiative, a unit of the University of Michigan's Digital Library Production Service, has provided online access to full text resources since 1994.
The Humanities Text Ini...

Knovel Engineering & Scientific Online Reference Books
Online fulltext access to nearly 800 leading Science and Engineering Reference works....

Kotobarabia Digital Library
Online access to approximately 4000 literature, social science and humanities titles from 1960s to current, representing over 1,400 authors, publishers, NGOs and Publications. Includes banned literatu...

Iknowledgenow
A growing veterinary portal offering access to full-text journal articles, conference proceedings, and books. Contains a search program allowing you to search all indexed resources. ...

Legal Classics Library (HeinOnline)
More than 1,400 works from some of the greatest legal minds in history, including Joseph Story, Louis Brandeis, Benjamin N. Cardozo and Edwardo Coke. In addition to many "classics", this collection in...

Literature Online
LION is a searchable, full-text collection of over 250,000works in English and American Literature. Separate databases are English Poetry (1100-1900), American Poetry (1600-1900),African-American ...

Making of America - Michigan site
Making of America (MOA) is a digital library of primary sources in American social history from the antebellum period through reconstruction. The collection is particularly strong in the subject area...

MD Consult
Web portal containing full-text content of over 50 publishers and other organizations. Access includes full text textbooks, Clinic...

MD Consult E-book collection
access includes W. B. Saunders Clinics of North America series, List of Journals...

Otzar Hahochma

Palgrave Pivot
Palgrave Pivot titles span the humanities and social sciences and they are intended to be something between a journal article and a book. They go through a quick review process and are published withi...

Past Masters Philosophy Fulltext
British Philosophy 1600-1900 (Francis Bacon, Thomas Hobbes, John Locke, George Berkeley, David Hume, Adam Smith, Edmund Burke, Jeremy Bentham, David Ricardo, John Stuart Mill, John Dewey, others)
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Perseus Digital Library
Perseus is an evolving digital library, engineering interactions through time, space, and language. The primary goal is to bring a wide range of source materials to as large an audience as possible. ...

Project Gutenberg
Project Gutenberg is the Internet's oldest producer of free electronic books (eBooks or eTexts). Over 6,200 texts are available....

PubMed Bookshelf
Collection of core books in molecular biology and medicine. This continually expanding collection is searchable as a whole or individually....

Russell Sage Foundation e-books (Project MUSE)
Searchable fulltext for a selection of Russell Sage Foundation books....

Safari Tech Books Online
SUGGEST BOOKS TO ADD TO SAFARI BY E-MAILING TOWNELIB@SEAS.UPENN.EDU. Selected online full-text computer books from O'Reilly and other IT publishers...

SAGE Knowledge
SAGE Knowledge social sciences digital library is intended for students, researchers, and faculty. The SAGe Knowledge platform hosts 2,700 titles and includes scholarly monographs, reference works, ha...

ScienceDirect E-books

Slavery and Anti-Slavery: A Transnational Archive. Parts 1-4
Documents on the arguments for and against slavery during the 17th-19th centuries, the worldwide Abolitionist movement and its internal debates, perspectives on colonization, slavery and the US Consti...

University of California Press Scholarship Editions
Many titles by the UC Press available online. Some titles are available only to UC users; others are available to the public....

World Bank E-Library
Fulltext PDF-format collection of more than 1,200 World Bank books, including all new titles and selected titles beginning in 1984. Topics covered include:agriculture, education, environment, finance,...

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