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Below are several sites that allow you to read books on your tablet, phone, or computer.

  • Baen Free Library - Small library of short stories - mostly the first of ongoing series to get you hungry for more.
  • Project Gutenberg - The first to convert public domain works into a digital format, offering over 50,000 free ebooks. Choose from epub or kindle.
  • Manybooks - A large selection of books and genres to select from.
  • BookRix - Find thousands of books to read online and download free eBooks. Discover and read free books by indie authors as well as classical books.
  • Read Print - Browse thousands of free books, get recommendations on new books, and keep track of what you read.
  • Free Computer Books - Free computer, mathematics, technical books, and lecture notes.
  • BookBub - BookBub keeps track of free ebooks from amazon and other retailers and compiles a list for you here.
  • International Children's Digital Library - Check out children's books from all over the world.
  • Internet Archive - The Internet Archive offers over 15,000,000 freely downloadable books and texts.
  • Questia - Questia has a library of over 5,000 public domain, classic, and rare books you can read online for free.
  • Open Library - Browse thousands of books by subject including art, fantasy, biography, and science.
  • Free eBooks - Discover all-new, rising authors including independent authors of fiction/romance and non-fiction.
  • Sacred-Text Archive - Browse the largest freely available archive of online books about religion, mythology, folklore and the esoteric.


Below are several sites that allow you to listen to free audiobooks on your tablet, phone, or computer.

  • Sync - Audiobooks for teens.
  • Storynory- Free audio stories for children.
  • Open Culture - Free audiobooks, eBooks, Textbooks, and online courses.
  • Loyal Books - Free public domain audiobooks and eBook downloads.
  • Lit2Go - A free, online collection of stories and poems in MP3 format.
  • LibriVox - Listen to public domain audiobooks for free online.

eBook Textbooks

These sites host free digital textbooks that you can view on your tablet, phone, or computer. 

  • Open Culture - Free audiobooks, eBooks, Textbooks, and online courses. 
  • OpenStax - Free, high-quality text books available for free through Rice University.
  • Wikibooks - Open-content textbook collection that anyone can edit. 
  • The American Yawp - A Massively Collaborative Open U.S. History Textbook. 

Movies & Video Content 

Below are free, public domain movies, films, and video content that is available for public showing.