Online Textbooks & Courses

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International Children’s Digital Library
Digital children’s books complete with illustrations. Can search by language as well as level and interest. Titles available in 16 languages including Spanish, Farsi, Arabic, French, and Thai.
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Open Text Book (Free)
Contains a registry of textbooks (and related materials) which are open — that is free for anyone to use, reuse and redistribute. It is run by the Open Knowledge Foundation.
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Baen Science Fiction Library (Free)
This site gives a choose from a list of current/new science fiction books that can be downloaded and read in a variety of formats.
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Gutenberg Project (Free)
Choose among our 16,000 free ebooks in the Project Gutenberg Catalog. All Project Gutenberg ebooks are free for anyone living in the United States: You may download all our ebooks for your personal use for free.
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Wiki Books (Free)
Wikibooks is a Wikimedia project, set up on July 10, 2003. Since then, volunteers have written around 11,312 book modules in a multitude of books and more are added every week.
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Wiki Junior (Free)
The idea behind Wikijunior is to produce a series of full-color glossy booklets (48 pages, 8 ½ x 11) for a young audience (ages 8-11) on a variety of topics that interest kids. These booklets will be richly illustrated with photographs, diagrams, sketches, and original drawings. They should be appealing to kids, and the writing should be light and friendly.
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Eldritch Press (Free)
This site contains full texts of books that are available in the Public Domain.
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Full Web Building Tutorials (All Free)
At W3Schools you will find all the Web-building tutorials you need, from basic HTML and XHTML to advanced XML, SQL, Database, Multimedia and WAP.
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MIT OpenCourseWare (Free)
Contains selected course notes, assignments, and syllabi from MIT's online courses.
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Connexions Repository (Free)
This contains Rice University's course material that is available for distribution and reuse.
College Open Textbooks (Free) College Open Textbooks has peer-reviewed more than 100 open textbooks for use in community college courses and identified more than 550: College Open Textbooks has already peer-reviewed several new open textbooks for use in community college courses and identified more than 250 others for consideration. Open textbooks are freely available for use without restriction and can be downloaded or printed from web sites and repositories.
features completely free books from a variety of different authors, collected here for you to read online or offline.
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Feedbooks -
Contains books located in the Public Domain and allows for download in epub files. Discover thousands of public domain books located here.
Also visit Mashable's article on 20+ places you can locate public domain books.