• Search our Ebook Central collection. This collection is mostly non-fiction.
  • The Digital Public Library of America offers thousands of free ebooks, including classic novels, children’s books, textbooks, and non-English titles.
  • Your local public library may have ebooks available through apps such as Libby. The Tompkins County Public Library has an excellent collection.
  • If you’re a New York State resident, you can check out ebooks from the New York Public Library. You’ll need to apply for a card through the SimplyE app.

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