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Art, Literature, & Music

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Everything you want to know about books & authors. It is THE place to find read-alikes, author biographies, plot summaries, specific settings, specific genres, book publishing, and purchasing, series information, book reviews, and more! 

American and English full text literature collections

Electronic books of American and English literature - poetry, drama, fiction, and the Bible - originally published in print – produced by ProQuest / Chadwyck-Healey.  Explore American poetry from 1600 to the present. Compare different editions of Shakespeare’s work. Read early American fiction. Explore English drama. 

Gutenberg Project

Project Gutenberg is the first and largest single collection of free eBooks. Over 42,000 free ebooks: choose among free epub books or free kindle books, and download them or read them online. All ebooks were previously published by bona fide publishers, digitized and diligently proofread with the help of thousands of volunteers. No fee or registration is required.

Freegal

Freegal Music gives you access to millions of songs from over 10,000 labels. Each library patron can download 5 songs per week. You will be able to keep track of your downloads in the upper right corner of the site. Every song has a sample clip you can listen to before you download, and is in MP3 format. And best of all—you can keep the song! No returns necessary.

Ohio Digital Library

Our library’s eBook and audiobooks catalog.