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The Online Books Page

Hosted by the University of Pennsylvania Library, the Online Books Page Web site "facilitates access to books that are freely readable over the Internet...and aims to encourage the development of such online books, for the benefit and edification of all." The over 18,000 listings can be searched or browsed by author, title, and subject, of which every major physical science subject is represented....

http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/
Cornell Library Historical Monographs

Beginning in 1990, the Cornell Library initiated an ambitious early attempt to create digital surrogates for materials that were rapidly deteriorating and becoming brittle. Utilizing prototype equipment developed in tandem with Xerox, the materials were scanned and placed online. Currently, the materials available include 441 entire monographs, totaling 159,961 pages. The search engine located on...

http://collections.library.cornell.edu/cdl/index.html
The Pudding: Hipster Summer Reading List 2019

Bibliophiles looking for a summer reading challenge may want to return to this book list from the 08-16-2019 Scout Report to see how many of the 276 titles they can tackle this season. Are you a book lover who prefers to eschew the best seller lists and seek out books that nobody else has heard of? If so, this interactive data visualization from The Pudding may be for you. Here, visitors will...

https://pudding.cool/2019/06/summer-reading/