Monday, July 20, 2009

Free EBooks of Classic Titles

The University of Adelaide in Australia has compiled a list of more than 100 classic titles that are available in electronic form. The list is arranged by author. Clicking on an author's name reveals biographical information and links to the author's work available in electronic form. Some of the authors that you will find in the list inlcude Yeats, Darwin, Voltaire, and Poe.

Applications for Education
One of the real benefits for educators of Creative Commons licensing and ebooks is the cost savings that those two things can represent. Free ebooks make available to teachers classic titles that they would otherwise have to purchase.