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Scholar's Research Toolbox (FACULTY): Monographs

Scholar's Research Toolbox (FACULTY)

E-Books in Open Access

Here are selected sources of free full-text books for scholarly and academic audience. 

Digital Book Index

Open Library

The Online Library of Liberty


Internet Archive

Directory of Open Access Books (Launched in April 2012)

OAPEN Library


University Presses in Open Access

Utah State University ---Computers and Composition Digital Press

 Columbia University Press Gutenberg-e

"The Gutenberg-e prizewinning books represent the most distinguished and innovative scholarship delivered with creative and thoughtful use of digital technology. These books have undergone a rigorous academic review process by distinguished historians brought together by the American Historical Association and produced through a close collaboration between the authors and the electronic publishing staff at Columbia University Press".

University of California E-Book Collection

"UC Press E-Books Collection, 1982-2004, includes almost 2,000 books from academic presses on a range of topics, including art, science, history, music, religion, and fiction. Access to the entire collection of electronic books is open to all University of California faculty, staff, and students, while more than 500 of the titles are available to the public?.


Search Hathi Trust

"The HathiTrust Digital Library brings together the immense collections of partner institutions in digital form, preserving them securely to be accessed and used today, and in future generations".

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