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Law
Life Sciences
Mass Communication, Media & Creative Arts
Physical Sciences & Mathematics
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B 
BCcampus OpenEd
All of these textbooks are under a Creative Commons license and are free to use and download multiple formats.
Subjects Covered: Academic/Career Success; Adult Basic Education; Art and Design; Biological/Physical Sciences; Business; Communication/Writing; Computer Science; Earth and Ocean Sciences; Education; Engineering; Health and Medical; Hospitality/Tourism; Humanities; Language Learning; Law/Criminal Justice; Math/Stats; Social Sciences; Support Resources; Trades
 
D
Digital Public Library of America (Digital Public Library of America)
Contains 36,476,461 images, texts, videos, and sounds in digital format from across the United States.
The cultural institutions participating in DPLA represent the richness and diversity of America itself, from the smallest local history museum to our nation’s largest cultural institutions.
Subjects Covered: American Civil War; Aviation; Baseball; Civil Rights Movement; Food; Immigration since 1840; Photography
 
Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB Foundation)
This directory includes peer-reviewed books published under open access licenses by academic publishers.
Subjects Covered: Agriculture and Food Sciences; Arts and Architecture; Biology and Life Sciences; Business and Economics; Chemistry; Earth and Environmental Sciences; General Works; Health Sciences; History and Archaeology; Languages and Literatures; Law and Political Science; Mathematics and Statistics; Philosophy and Religion; Physics and Astronomy; Science General; Social Sciences; Technology and Engineering
 
E
Ebooks and textbooks from bookboon.com
Free access to hundreds of free textbooks written by professors from the world’s top universities, all on one easy-to-access online ebook platform.
Subjects Covered: Accounting, Career & Study advice, Economics & Finance, Engineering, IT & Programming, Marketing & Law, Sciences, Mathematics, Languages
 
I
InTech Open (IntechOpen Limited)
Leading global publisher of Journals and Books within the fields of Science, Technology and Medicine. Built by scientists, for scientists to provides a collaborative environment for peer-reviewed scientific content and book publishing of academic research, giving scientific thinking its home.
Subjects Covered: Physical Sciences; Engineering and Technology; Life Sciences; Health Sciences; Social Sciences and Humanities
 
L
LibreTexts (California State University)
A non-profit organization committed to freeing the textbook from the limitations and costs of traditional textbooks with open and freely accessible LibreTexts that can provide a more engaging learning experience for students without the financial burden.
Subjects covered: Biology; Business; Chemstry; Engineering; Espanol; Geosciences; Humanities; Mathematics; Medicine; Social Sciences; Statistics; Physics; Workforce
 
Lyryx Advanced Learning (Lyryx Learning)
Provide with quality online learning options that include open textbooks, editorial services to adapt the textbook for each course.
Subjects Covered: Business; Economics; Mathematics and Statistics
 
M
Manchester Open Hive (Manchester University Press)
Manchesteropenhive is the home for all of MUP's (Manchester University Press) open access content. All users have free access to books and journals published under a Creative Commons Open Access license.
Subjects Covered: Anthropology, Archaeology and Heritage Art, Architecture and Visual Culture, Economics and Business, Film, Media and Music, Human Geography, History, International Relations, Law, Literature and Theatre, Methods and Guides, Philosophy and Critical Theory, Politics, Sociology
 
MIT OpenCourseWare textbooks (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
An index to the online textbooks in MIT OpenCourseWare. Each link goes to a course or resource page that contains the textbook files.
Subjects covered: Aeronautics and Astronautics; Architecture; Civil and Environmental Engineering; Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences; Electrical Engineering and Computer Science; Engineering Systems Division; Global Studies and Languages; Health Sciences and Technology; Institute for Data, Systems, and Society;Materials Science and Engineering; Mathematics; Mechanical Engineering; Media Arts and Sciences; Nuclear Science and Engineering; Physics; Sloan School of Management; Supplemental Resources
 
O
OER Commons (Institute for the Study of Knowledge Management in Education (ISKME))
Offers a comprehensive infrastructure and search tool for curriculum experts and instructors to identify high-quality OERs.
Subjects Covered: Applied Science; Arts and Humanities; Business and Communication; Career and Technical Education; Education; English Language Arts; History; Law; Life Science; Mathematics; Physical Science; Social Science
 
Open Course Library (Washington State Board for Community and Technical Colleges)
Dedicated to providing easy pathways for faculty to learn, find, share, use and apply OER for free.
Subjects Covered: Accounting; Anthropology; Art; Astronomy; Sign Language; Biology; Business; Chemistry; Communication; Drama; Economics; English; Literature; French; History; Geology; Humanities; Research; Mathematics; Music; Nutrition; Oceanography; Philosophy; Physics; Political Science; Psychology; Sociology; Spanish
 
Open Textbook Library
Provide textbooks that have been funded, published, and licensed to be freely used, adapted, and distributed. These books have been reviewed by faculty from a variety of colleges and universities to assess their quality.
Subjects Covered: Accounts & Finance, Business, Computer Science & IT, Economics, Education, Engineering, Humanities, Journalism, Media Studies & Communications, Law, Sciences, Social Sciences
 
OpenStax CNX (Rice University)
Provides high-quality, peer-reviewed, openly licensed textbooks that are absolutely free online.
Subjects Covered: Arts; Business; Humanities; Mathematics and Statistics; Science and Technology; Social Sciences
 
OpenSUNY Textbooks (State University of New York)
An open access textbook publishing initiative established by State University of New York libraries that published high-quality, cost-effective course resources by engaging faculty as authors and peer-reviewers, and libraries as publishing service and infrastructure.
Subjects Covered: Academic Foundations; Arts; Education; English; Health; Information Technology Mathematics; Sciences
 
S
Saylor Academy Open Textbooks (Open Education Global)
Peer-reviewed open courses including videos, readings, and quizzes. Saylor partners with many different institutions to create open courses.
Subjects Covered: Accounting; Management and Leadership; Advertising, Sales, and Marketing; Business Law & Ethics; General Business; Social Sciences; Science and Mathematics; Writing and Communication; Professional and Personal Development
 
T
Teaching Commons (Bepress)
Brings together high-quality open educational resources from leading colleges and universities.
Subjects Covered: Arts & Humanities; Business; Education; Engineering; Law; Life Sciences; Medicine & Health Sciences; Physical Sciences & Mathematics; Social & Behavioral Sciences
 
U
Unglue it (Free Ebook Foundation)
Contains more than 70,000 free ebooks that support authors, publishers, or other rights holders who want their ebooks to be free.
 
University of Hawai'I OER (University of Hawai'I)
Free instructional materials anyone can customize for their own learning or teaching that comes in the form of textbooks, full courseware, and more.
Subjects Covered: Arts and Humanities; Business; Education; Hawaii-Pacific; Languages, Linguistics and Literature; Medicine/Health; Natural Sciences; Social Sciences
 
 

By Subject

Business, Accounting & Economics 
  • • BCcampus OpenEd
  • • Directory of Open Access Books
  • • Ebooks and textbooks from bookboon.com
  • • LibreTexts
  • • Lyryx Advanced Learning
  • • Manchester Open Hive
  • • OER Commons
  • • Open Course Library
  • • Open Textbook Library
  • • OpenStax CNX
  • • Saylor Academy Open Textbooks
  • • Teaching Commons
  • • University of Hawai'I OER 
Computer Science & Information Technology 
  • • BCcampus OpenEd
  • • Open Textbook Library
  • • OpenSUNY Textbooks 
Education, Teaching & Learning
  • • BCcampus OpenEd
  • • OER Commons
  • • Open Textbook Library
  • • OpenSUNY Textbooks
  • • Teaching Commons
  • • University of Hawai'I OER
Engineering & Technology
  • • BCcampus OpenEd
  • • Ebooks and textbooks from bookboon.com
  • • InTech Open
  • • LibreTexts
  • • MIT OpenCourseWare textbooks
  • • Open Textbook Library
  • • Teaching Commons
History
  • • Digital Public Library of America
  • • Directory of Open Access Books
  • • Manchester Open Hive
  • • OER Commons
  • • Open Course Library
Hospitality & Tourism
  • • BCcampus OpenEd
Languages & Literature
  • • Directory of Open Access Books
  • • Ebooks and textbooks from bookboon.com
  • • LibreTexts
  • • Manchester Open Hive
  • • OER Commons
  • • Open Course Library
  • • OpenSUNY Textbooks
  • • University of Hawai'I OER
Law
  • • BCcampus OpenEd
  • • Directory of Open Access Books
  • • Ebooks and textbooks from bookboon.com
  • • Manchester Open Hive
  • • OER Commons
  • • Open Textbook Library
  • • Saylor Academy Open Textbooks
  • • Teaching Commons
Life Sciences
  • • Directory of Open Access Books
  • • InTech Open
  • • LibreTexts
  • • MIT OpenCourseWare textbooks
  • • OER Commons
  • • Open Course Library
  • • Teaching Commons
  • • University of Hawai'I OER
Mass Communication, Media & Creative Arts
  • • Directory of Open Access Books
  • • Manchester Open Hive
  • • Open Textbook Library
  • • OpenStax CNX
  • • OpenSUNY Textbooks
  • • Teaching Commons
  • • University of Hawai'I OER
Physical Sciences & Mathematics
  • • BCcampus OpenEd
  • • Directory of Open Access Books
  • • Ebooks and textbooks from bookboon.com
  • • InTech Open
  • • LibreTexts
  • • Lyryx Advanced Learning
  • • MIT OpenCourseWare textbooks
  • • OER Commons
  • • Open Course Library
  • • Open Textbook Library
  • • OpenStax CNX
  • • OpenSUNY Textbooks
  • • Saylor Academy Open Textbooks
  • • Teaching Commons
Social Sciences
  • • BCcampus OpenEd
  • • Directory of Open Access Books
  • • InTech Open
  • • LibreTexts
  • • Manchester Open Hive
  • • OER Commons
  • • Open Course Library
  • • Open Textbook Library
  • • OpenStax CNX
  • • Saylor Academy Open Textbooks
  • • Teaching Commons
  • • University of Hawai'I OER
 

A
ABC Chemistry
ADT (Australasian Digital Theses program)
Acronym Finder 
Agenda Daily 
Atlapedia Online 
 
B
Bartlett's Familiar Quotations (of 1919)
Berita Harian
Bernama
Borneo Post
 
C
Cambridge Online Dictionary
Cambridge Open Access – Books
Cambridge Open Access – Journals
China Press
COPAC
 
D
Daily Express
Dinamani
Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
 
E
EBSCO Open Dissertation
EBSCO Free Databases
Education Resources Information Center (ERIC)
Electronic Reference Formats (APA)
Elsevier Open Access
Elsevier R&D Solutions
Elsevier Research Intelligence
Elsevier Research Platforms
Emerald For Authors
Emerald Learning Hub
Emerald Learning Zone
Emerald Open Access
Emerald Research Zone
Emerald Subject Zone
Emerald Teaching Zone
Encyclopedia Resources
Encyclopedia.com from Electric Library
EthOS (Open Access Theses)
Eurostat (Statistical Office of the European Union)
 
F
Free Malaysia Today
 
G
Guang Ming Daily
 
H
Harian Metro
Harvard Citation Guide
Hong Kong University Theses Online
 
I
IEEE Access
Information Please
International Times
ITU iLibrary
 
K
Khazanah Research Institute
Kwong Wah Yit Poh
 
L
Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
 
M
Makkal Osai
Malayala Manorama
Malaysia Sun
Malaysiakini
Malaysian Nanban
MalaysiaNews.Net
Mendeley
Mendeley Citation Guide
Merriam-Webster OnLine
MLA ONLINE
 
N
Nanyang Siang Pau
New Straits Times
 
O
ODLIS
OECD iLibrary
OneLook Dictionaries
Oriental Daily
Overseas Chinese Daily News
Oxford Open Access – Academic
Oxford Open Access – Journals
Oxford Research Encyclopedias
 
P
Proquest Open Access Dissertations
PubMed
 
R
Roget's Thesaurus
 
S
Sage Book Authors/ Editors
Sage Custom Publishing
Sage Instructors
Sage Journal Authors / Editors/ Reviewers
Sage Open Access
Sage Podcasts and Vodcasts
Sage Students
Sage Talks
Sage Tips for Authors
Semparuthi.com
Sin Chew Daily
Sinar Harian
Springer Authors & Editors
Springer Instructors
Springer Open Access
Springer Open Access with Springer
 
T
Taylor & Francis Open Access
The Chicago Manual of Style Online
The Commonwealth iLibrary
The Edge
The Malay Mail
The Malaysian Insider
The New York Times InEducation
The Rakyat Post
The Star
The Sun
The World Factbook
 
U
UN iLibrary
UNECE (United Nations Economic Commission for Europe)
United Nations
 
V
Vanakkam Malaysia
 
W
Wiley Open Access
World Bank
 
Y
yourDictionary.com
 
Z
Zotero