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Textbooks & Teaching Tools
Quality open textbooks offered in a variety of digital formats.
A multi-institutional collaborative venture to develop the next generation of open-access texts to improve post secondary education at all levels of higher learning.
MERLOT Materials: Humanities
The MERLOT system provides access to curated online learning and support materials and content creation tools, led by an international community of educators, learners, and researchers.
OER Commons is a public digital library of open educational resources.
Open Textbook Library: Humanities
The Open Textbook Library provides a growing catalog of free, peer-reviewed, and openly-licensed textbooks.
Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB)
The primary aim of DOAB is to increase discoverability of Open Access books.
HathiTrust Digital Library
HathiTrust provides long-term preservation and access services to digitized content from a variety of sources, including Google, the Internet Archive, Microsoft, and in-house member institution initiatives.
The Internet Archive
Internet Archive is a non-profit library of millions of free books, movies, software, music, websites, and more.
Browse foreign language Bookshelves or search the catalog to find public domain books on a variety of languages.