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Web Sources that Offer Free eBooks

Please view our list of eBooks offerred by various web sources.



Bartleby Library

Great Books Online. Search full text of collection by keyword.


"Thousands of e-books, poems, articles, short stories and plays all of which are absolutely free."

Google Books

Free online access to thousands of books and magazines that cover a variety of topics.

International Children's Digital Library

Free access to children's books from around the world.

Page By Page Books

Hundreds of classic books and documents can be viewed for free from this site. You may browse the contents by author or title. Content is formatted for viewing on your computer and downloads quickly "page by page."

Project Gutenberg

The granddaddy of all eBook pages, Project Gutenberg has volunteers adding pre-1923 books (novels, plays, poetry, works of nonfiction) to its collection continually.

The On-Line Books Page

More than 40,000 listings of books and historic magazines in English and many foreign languages. You may search by author, title, subject, or language or browse periodical titles.


Literature Collection

Currently has over 70 books and 600 short stories by famous authors. All works are in the public domain. Search by author or by book.

 Read Print

Public domain classics. Search by author or by title. Has a special Shakespeare section.


Free Computer Books

Topical organization. Some of the links do go to online books, but some go to excerpts, web-based tutorials or other pages based on books, and some links go to marketing sites. This is a large site that's worth exploring if you pay attention to what is freely available and what is not.

Free online computer science books and lecture notes on C and C++, Java, programming, algorithms, and other topics of interest to computer science students.

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Great Basin College Library
McMullen Hall
1500 College Parkway
Elko, NV 89801

Why Great Basin College

Great Basin College wants to be your choice for higher education. GBC offers associate and baccalaureate level instruction in career and technical education and academic areas. About 3,800 students are enrolled online from across the country and on campuses and centers across 86,500 square miles, two time zones, and ten of Nevada’s largest counties. We border Arizona, Oregon, Idaho, Utah, and California. We are GBC!

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