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The best places to find free audio book downloads.
Free Audio Courses and Lectures from UC Berkeley
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Free Physics Textbook
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Wiley Publishing now offers many of their famous literary synopses free online. Tip to students: Only use these for review and study after you have read the book -- teachers can spot a CliffsNoter with ease!
They claim to be the most comprehnsive research site on the Web, and they may not be far off in that claim. The site is organized into major sections including -- Verse, Fiction, Nonfiction, Quotations, and Reference.
Baen Free Library
Baen offers free original science fiction and fantasy books in a variety of formats.
Ebrary offers free access to more than 5,000 full-text books. Unlike public domain collections, most titles were published within the past two years. You need to download a small plug-in to view the books. (Windows and Mac)
Electronic Text Center
The University of Virginia has an extensive collection of online texts in many languages.
The classic reference work is now online and available free.
Guinness World Records
Guinness has put their records information online and you can search and browse those crazy records to your heart's content.
Internet Classics Archive
MIT offers this collection of 441 titles from classical literature with powerful search capabilities.
The Internet Public Library
The Internet Public Library has over 17,000 online texts and they also have a number of other online library related services. (international)
The Merck Manual of Medical Information--Home Edition is online and free. It's very much like the professional edition, but in plain english instead of laced with medical terminology.
Online Books Page
Over 10,000 online texts. You can search or browse by author title or subject.
Creative Homemaking has a nice little collection of free recipe booklets as PDF files.