Education nowadays is talking digital and probably by the year 2020 most of the schools in the US and Canada will have already embraced digital textbooks. Digital learning is gaining ground day after day and the sooner we embrace it the better.
There are several ways teachers can benifit from this digital boom in education. One of them is digital reading. This is a kind of reading that is completely free of any charge and can take place anywhere, anytime. I am talking about a set of great websites that provide free ebooks for all kinds of learners and covering a plethora of different subject areas from literature and arts to science and technology. I have been researching into some of these resources and came up with the list below. Enjoy
The best definition for this website is to call it YouTube for documents. It has all kinds of documents covering hundreds of topics. Search for the ones you want and download or share them with others.
2- Free eBooks
This website offers unlimited reading for all kinds of work be it fiction, romance, literature and non fiction. It requires a registration.
3- Many Books
This one here provides more than 29.000 eBooks for Kindle, Nook, iPad and most other readers. It includes some of the most popular titles, recommendations and recent book reviews.
This is one of the preeminent Internet publisher of literature, reference and verse providing students, researchers and the intelectually curious with unlimited access to books and information the web for free.
5- Flat World Knowledge
This is one of the world's largest and open college textbooks.
6- eBooks Directory
This is a daily growing list of freely downloadable ebooks, docs and lecture notes from all over the net.
7- Open Culture
This is famous ebook providing platform. It has more than 300 free ebooks to download.
8- Open Library
This one is a must see for teachers. It is the world's classic literature at your fingertips with over 100 000 free ebook titles.
9- Project Gutenberg
This one offers over 39 000 free ebooks: choose among free kindle books, download them or read them online.
You can also check the slideshow I made below it has some other websites I did not mention above.