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Open Access Databases: Books

This guide lists open access databases that may be browsed by material type or subject.

e-Books, e-Textbooks, & Audio Books

Big Ten Open Books
Directory of Open Access Books
Google Books
Government eBooks
Hathi Trust Digital Library
Intech Open
International Development Research Centre
Internet Archive: eBooks and Texts Archive
Making of America Books
NCBI Bookshelf
NYU Press Open Square
OAPEN Library
Online Books Page
Open Access Books on JSTOR
Open Book Publishers
Open Culture Free eBooks
Open Research Library
Perseus Digital Library
Project Gutenberg: Free eBooks
Project Muse: Open Access Books
  • British Columbia Campus Open Campus Textbook List
  • Internet Archive: eBooks and Texts Archive
  • OpenStax
  • Open SUNY Textbooks
  • Open Textbook Library
  • LibriVox
  • Open Culture Free Audio Books