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Free eBooks Print

The Web has many archives of public domain print books turned into eBooks. These are available in formats suitable to a variety of eReaders. Many titles are classics of fiction and nonfiction. Some are obscure, but interesting, items.  A few are newer, but have been released into the public domain for a variety of reasons. The following selected websites offer free eBooks in the most popular formats. Some have titles in a variety of languages, and some also offer audiobook downloads. So explore and enjoy!

All Romance

Baen Free Library


Gizmo's Freeware

International Children's Digital Library

Internet Archive


Project Gutenberg





Other Sites


Smashwords is an ebook publishing and distribution platform for ebook authors, publishers and readers. Offers multi-format, DRM-free ebooks, ready for immediate sampling and purchase, and readable on any e-reading device.


Volunteers read chapters of books in the public domain into digital audio (e.g. mp3), and then make the audio files available for free through the LibriVox catalog, a podcast, and other technologies.