|Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800|
Millions of images of documents and books printed in America between Jamestown and 1800.
|Early English Books Online|
Full-text of books printed in English from 1473-1700.
OCLC catalog of online electronic books available through libraries worldwide.
|EBSCO eBooks (formerly netLibrary)|
Note: Users will need to create a userid and password to download ebooks.
EBSCO eBooks includes thousands of scholarly, reference, popular and classic works. All ebooks can be read online and many can be downloaded to your own computer.
Full-text of documents from the areas of World History, U.S. History, Social Science, Science & Mathematics, Political Science & Law, Philosophy & Religion, Literature, and Language.
Internet publisher of reference, verse, fiction, and nonfiction providing students, researchers and the intellectually curious with unlimited access to books and information on the web, free of charge. A major publisher of public domain works.
|Christian Classics Ethereal Library|
"Classic Christian books in electronic format, selected for your edification." Currently a project of Calvin College. Previously associated with Wheaton College (1995-99) and the University of Pittsburg (1993-95).
University of Adelaide Library's site of etexts. Browsable by author or title, or search the full-text with their search box.
|Foreign Relations of the United States|
"The official documentary historical record of major U.S. foreign policy decisions that have been declassified and edited for publication."
Thousands of Full Text Free Books in HTML format.
Access full-text books in the public domain.
|Hathi Trust Digital Library|
Digital versions of the books in many major research libraries. Public domain books are available without a subscription.
"This online collection of selected electronic facsimiles seeks to share the marriage between book art and Shakespearean text with a wider audience."
|International Children's Digital Library|
"The ICDL Foundation's goal is to build a collection of books that represents outstanding historical and contemporary books from throughout the world." Currently with over 2,000 books in 41 languages, the site aims to have over 10,000 books in 100 languages.
|Internet Archives - Text Archives|
Over 300,000 texts. This collection of texts is part of the Internet Archive or Wayback Machine--a project that is attempting to archive the Internet.
|Internet Sacred Text Archive|
"The largest freely available archive of online books about religion, mythology, folklore and the esoteric on the Internet."
|Liberty Library of Constitutional Classics|
140+ "classical books and other works on constitutional government." Ranges from the Code of Hummurabi to National Constitutions.
"The Literature Collection is a multilayered grouping of works in literature and the humanities." Includes Beowulf, Shakespeare, James Joyce, and other works. Made available by the University of Wisconsin Digital Collections.
Free eBooks for your PDA (or iPod). The site includes the 2002 CIA World Factbook and Virgil's Aeneid in Latin, along with more than 13,000 other titles. Many of the works are based on public domain texts from Project Gutenberg
|On-Line Books Page|
A listing of more than 13,000 books available Online. Searchable by author, title, or subject.
Production and distribution of public domain works in "Plain Vanilla ASCII" (text documents with no formatting). A major publisher of public domain works.
|Turning the Pages|
"Leaf through our great books and magnify the details." A ShockWave plug-in makes it appear as if you are actually turning the pages of old or rare books--1st century book from China, 15 century Bible, early works of Jane Austen, and more.
Full Text Available - These electronic resources offer the full text of some (if not all) items.
Restricted Access - These electronic resources may only be used by PHC students, faculty, and staff.