Online Resources


JSTOR’s archival journal collections include more than two thousand journals in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. Both multidisciplinary and discipline-specific journal collections are offered, covering more than 50 academic disciplines. At present, JSTOR contains a range of Arts & Sciences collections, a multidisciplinary life sciences collectiondiscipline-specific collections across several fields, and four primary source collections. At present, Books at JSTOR offers tens of thousands of books from dozens of leading publishers.

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The National Academies Press

The National Academies Press (NAP) was created by the National Academy of Sciences to publish the reports of the National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, Institute of Medicine, and National Research Council, all operating under a charter granted by the Congress of the United States. The NAP publishes more than 200 books a year on a wide range of topics in science, engineering, and medicine, providing authoritative information on important matters in science and health policy. The institutions served by the NAP are unique in their ability to attract leading experts in many fields to join panels and committees charged with providing policy advice on some of the nation’s most pressing scientific, technical, and health-related issues. However, downloads are fee, it only require you to register your email and password as that you can get to the download the PDF. You may download PDF files from NAP with  MyNAP account. To create an account,  click on the “Register link” on the top right of the page on the site.


The libraries are digital libraries that offer registered users with electronic access to free-of-charge of thousands of full-text documents on ethics and related disciplines. Participants also have the possibility to submit their own documents to the libraries. It only requires one to register and then log in with your email address and password.

Free E-Books

Open Library

The World’s classic literature at your fingertips. Over 1,000,000 free ebook titles available.

Google Books

The copyright-free books can be analyzed online and the ones open to public access can be downloaded and saved.


The world’s largest ebook library. It houses 2,497,363 books that can be downloaded for free

The largest ebook library. It houses 2,228,308 books that can be downloaded for free


There are course books for many disciplines that can be arranged and modified by all.

E-Books Directory

Free e-books can be downloaded.


There is a collection of classical works including literature, philosophy, science, religion and history.


There are 45000+ full text books, novels and non-fiction online reference books. In order to facilitate search, the collections were classified according to subjects. All collections can be searched at the same time.

Hsrc Press

Subjects of Social Sciences are available. The Human Sciences Research Council conducts large-scale, policy-relevant, social-scientific research for public sector users, non-governmental organisations and international development agencies. Subjects of Social Sciences are available.

The Online Books Page

It is list of 1 million e-books which can be read online and are regularly updated by Pennsylvania University library.

Doab (Directory of Open Access Book)

It has 1265 peer edited books from 35 publishers of several universities.

There are more than 29,000 eBooks of English literature available, and they’re all free!

Literature Project

Literature Project is a collection of free classic books, poems, speeches, and plays. For each piece of literature, we offer a free online eBook that can be easily read and searched.  In addition, each online book includes links to a downloadable eBook version. We also offer Text-to-Speech software that can be downloaded from our site.


A large free online library, containing free digital books, journals, reference


InTech is the publisher of one of the largest multidisciplinary open access collection of books covering the fields of Science, Technology and Medicine. Since 2004, InTech has collaborated with 87879 authors and published 2458 books and 6 journals with the aim of providing free online access to research.

Cornell University Library (

Physics, mathematics, computer science and quantitative biology. Open access to 428,177 e-prints.

Charles Darwin Online – (Th

Is site contains every Darwin publication as well as many of his handwritten manuscripts – more than 50,000 searchable text pages and 40,000 images.

FreeBooks4 Doctors (

It provides 364 free online medical books that can be downloaded.The unrestricted access to scientific knowledge will have a major impact on medical practice. It covers all the major areas of medicine.

MedlinePlus  (

MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health’s Web site for patients and their families and friends. Produced by the National Library of Medicine, the world’s largest medical library, it brings you information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand. MedlinePlus offers reliable, up-to-date health information, anytime, anywhere, for free. You can use MedlinePlus to learn about the latest treatments, look up information on a drug or supplement, find out the meanings of words, or view medical videos or illustrations.

NCBI Bookshelf  (

It provides free access to library site of National Biotechnology Information Centre, and books and documents on life sciences and health services. It has more than 700 titles added to its collection.

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