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K-8 eBook Collection

The eBook K-8 Collection contains over 7,900 titles chosen to support a quality learning experience for K-8 students across all subject areas taught in elementary and middle schools, and content aligns with Common Core Curriculum Standards (for participating U.S. states).This is a great resource for nonfiction reading and also contains some fiction books.

Ocean State Libraries E-Zone- Browse, check out, and download best selling digital titles 24/7 to your PC and PDA at home, in the office or anywhere in the world. Now you can hear Audio Books and Music, or view eBooks and Videos--Free. Digital media can be downloaded and listened to on your home PC, burned to CD for your car stereo, and transferred to many supported portable devices--all without leaving the comfort of your home. All OSL (Rhode Island public)library card holders can use this service.

Project Gutenberg - Free eBooks offers over 38,000 free ebooks: choose among free epub books, free kindle books, download them or read them online.  They carry high quality ebooks: All the ebooks were previously published by bona fide publishers. Project Gutenberg digitized and diligently proofread them with the help of thousands of volunteers. 

Google eBookstore - There are free ebooks available through this site however, this is also a site that is trying to sell books. Search for "free ebooks" in the search box.  This site may not load properly depending on the browser you are using.

Kobo - Free eBooks - Kobo has over 1 million free eBooks. While there are free ebooks, this is again a site that is looking to sell ebooks.