Workspace - Places for Free Books Online

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obooko  offers well over a thousand  free books by self publishing authors for download.  Nice categorization helps to get to titles you want. Free registration is required, but I have received no spam at all.

OnlineBestColleges has a listing of what they call the top 100 free ebooks for business students and entrepreneurs..  These are links offsite (many to sites already listed here), but the listing is interesting.  Some of the links do not lead to the book specified, but still lead to relevant books on business.

OnlineBooks4free large collection of links to other sites for online viewing or download.  Nicely categorized.

Online Books Page from the University of Pennsylvania  is a listing of over 30,000 free books on the web.   Mostly this references to other sites, but they do have the Gutenberg listings available for download as well as some interesting special exhibits.

OnlineChristianLibrary has a large collection of christian ebooks available for download in pdf.  Also, a number of reference books are available.

OnlineComputerBooks - Good selection of free computer books.

OnlineFreeeBooks - links to various ebooks (mostly pdf) in 9 categories

Online Library of Liberty hosts over an interesting collection of over 1,100 books available for online viewing and also for download.

Online Novels.blogspot  has links to a 1000 free online novels in a variety of genres.  These are unusual entries not found elsewhere.  Links are offsite and download/viewing options vary from book to book.

OnlineSapiens has a small collection for online viewing, but a few unique entries worth a look.

OnlyFreeFiction  offers about 60 science fiction novels for free download in pdf.  This collection contains works I have not seen elsewhere.

OpenLibraryOrg has a huge collection of free novels available for reading online and for download in a large variety of options.  Over 1,000,000 titles available.  A great resource-thanks to Robert Collins for this.

O'Reilly has an open software books project where some of the books were created as open source and others have been added as they are no longer in print.  While most are older, there is still a good deal of relevant information here.

OxfordTextArchive - Over 2,000 classical texts downloadable as ASCII or DOC

PagebyPage a few hundred works available for online viewing.

PalaceofAmino has the 9 book "Bounty Hunter" series available for free download in pdf.

Payton Lee  offers 17 of her romance works and several short stories for download in pdf.  The downloads are at LuLu, which supposedly requires registration to download, but I was able to download and did not have to register.

PBSKids  has a few read along stories as well as several short educational videos for young children.

PDFBooks - 4,700 pdf ebooks

PDFFreeBooks Small collection of children's books and two rare books on Syriac grammar and Arabic-English lexicon.  Available for download in PDF or DJVU.

PennLibraries has several special collections for online viewing, including a Celebration of Women Writers

PennsylvaniaOnlineHistoryBooks provides links to online books regarding the history of Pennsylvania.

PerseusDigitalLibrary - A large collection of classical texts broken down to time period written.

PlaneteBook - Free classical literature

PlanetPDFeBooks - Small collection of classical works.

PlanetOzKids has an interesting collection of stories relating to myths about animals.  Also available are detective stories to work along with.  All available for online viewing.

ProfessorGarfield offers 11 free books for beginner readers.  These are nicely illustrated and are read in their "toon reader".  There is an option to have the book read aloud using human voices as the child reads.  Interesting and unique collection.  Available in several languages.  Other activities also available at the site.

ProgrammingeBooks has a very nice collection of downloads and links for a wide variety of programming languages.

Project Gutenberg Australia over 1600 novels and an assortment of other works available in varying ways, including test, pdf and online viewing

PsychClassics has 25 books on site for reading, links to 200 other books and about 200 articles all classic works in the field of Psychology.

PublicBookShelf around 150 books in varying categories for online viewing. 

PublicLiterature Has some unique public domain novels among its classic collection of around 100 books.  Also has a large selection of writings submitted by authors which are free and legal to download, but not to distribute.  All are available for online viewing and download in several formats.

PubMed Bookshelf is an engine which lets you search for books containing keywords of your choice and then browse them.

PubMed Central This search engine covers all the open-access articles [rather than books] available on PubMed, the National Library of Medicine's main scientific portal (where you can also find abstracts from many restricted-access articles).

PyrSF  offers the first book, The Crooked Letter,  from Sean Williams' Books of the Cataclysm series for free download in pdf.

PuzzlEd  is not a book site, but has links to sites offering free books (which will be incorporated here when I have time) and a collection of jigsaw and other puzzles and other activities for children.

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