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4j Cyberschool Cybrary
On-line Books Page
Digital Library SunSITE
Internet Classic Archive
Text Center. University of Virginia
OFCN Electronic Bookshelf
of Adelaide Library. E-text Centre
Public Library Digital Collection
Index of links to online texts from different archives.
Index of online books and archives. It is a project at Carnegie Mellon University. It includes books in foreign languages and links to A Celebration of Women Writers an index of women writers and online books written by women, not only in English but also in other languages.
Project Gutenberg provides public domain e-texts intended for a large audience in forms a vast majority of computers, programs and people can read, use and search. The collections include, major literary works such as the Bible, children literature and reference books among others.
This educational initiative at the University of Michigan School of Information presents a very large collection of online books (about 24,000). It is an archive library containing websites about authors and their works. Books are organized by author, title or literary period and there are also other materials such as journals, newspapers, government documents and reference books.
Archive library containing works by about 30 authors. The main menu lists the authors alphabetically in order to access the titles. Books are presented by chapters with an initial table of contents.
The Electronic Literature Foundation presents electronic versions of classical literary texts. These are available in different versions and are supported by a large array of structural resources that make it very easy to navigate through the pages and search for words within the texts themselves.
Electronic text centre intended to collect, catalogue and preserve electronic texts for research and teaching. It currently has 2500 resources in 25 languages. A search engine allows to locate texts easily.
This digital library presents catalogs and indexes to facilitate online research. It also provides access to different collections of texts and images and information and material for digital library developers.
Archive library- Includes texts from the Gutenberg project. Texts can be located by author, title or subject. Texts are presented with a table of content by chapters which gives easy access to the different chapters.
Archive library- 449 works of classic literature. English versions, downloadable texts divided into sections, easy access from index of content. Commentary and reader recommended related pages.
Gopher directory of books and government documents.
This digital library includes an extensive online collection of texts and images as well as resources for building and maintaining similar computing enterprises.
A collection of texts divided into several categories: American literature, English literature, Russian literature in English translation, French literature in English translation, distance learning, world literature in English, children stories etc.
Mainly English language books, American and British classics. The texts are presented in HTML files divided into chapters which makes it easy to read and hard to download. The books are searchable by author, title or theme and there are lists of top ten and new arrivals.
Another collection of classic texts in English. Presented in a list organized alphabetically. The texts are divided into chapters but have no extra information. One of the main problems of this collection is that it does not specify when a text is a translation from another language.
An archive of electronic texts in HTML format that have been created from existing plain texts versions available in other places such as Wiretap or Project Gutenberg.
This is a comercial site that contains advertising. Includes HTML versions of books in five different categories: reference, fiction, non-fiction, poetry and Shakespeare. Some of the texts have not been proofed.
Digital collections from the Library of Congress. Include books, photographs prints, drawings, manuscripts and maps in the American Memory collection, Country Studies, global legal information etc.
Great books online.
This project of the Ohio University Telecommunications Center presents lectures about literature and authors readings of their work. An interesting multimedia resource.
1998 Center for Electronic Studying, University of Oregon.