Books/Literature

Digital Public Library of America

Brings together the riches of America’s libraries, archives, and museums, and makes them freely available to all. Includes literature, arts and culture, American history, and the sciences.

Literary Reference Center

Comprehensive, full-text database that provides access to a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and time frames.

Media on Demand

Downloadable e-books and audio books available through the Berkeley Public Library.

NoveList Plus

A comprehensive source of information about books that includes expert recommendations, reviews, articles, lists and more.

Project Gutenberg

The first and largest single collection of free eBooks - over 42,000 titles available.

Tumble Book Library

An online collection of animated, talking picture books that teach kids the joy of reading in a format that they enjoy. (Just for kids)!