13 Sites to Download Free eBooks

books eBooks have become very popular with devices such as the Kindle and the new iPad. You can get applications for your smart phone to read PDF files and eBooks from most popular book sites. There ia a large choice of eBooks and many are free.

Amazon has a collection of free eBooks for their Kindle reader so be sure and check their site. You don’t have to buy a Kindle to read them. They have applications you can download for your computer, iPhone and certain smart phones that are free.

Many eBooks are standard PDF files so all you need is a PDF reader on your computer or port them to your Kindle or iPad and many other devices.

You can also check out a list of free eBook sites by visiting this XMarks link for free ebooks.

Sites To Find Free eBooks

  • Ebookee – Books you will find: Almost any book, magazine, even audio books you can imagine. Not all links work, but fresh ones usually do.
  • E-Books Space – Books you will find: “Computer IT, Programming Language, Software Development, Tutorial, Database Design in PDF-CHM file format.”
  • Ebooks Download Free – Books you will find: Management, Business, Technical, Fiction, Non-Fiction, Medical, Programming and more.
  • Free Book Centre – Books you will find: “Freebookcentre.net contains links to thousands of free online technical books. Which Include core computer science, networking, programming languages, Systems Programming books, Linux books and many more”
  • Free Computer Books – Books you will find: “Free Computer, Mathematics, Technical Books and Lecture Notes, Etc.”
  • Download Free PDF – Books you will find: “You’ll find a huge collection of Ebooks on various topics. Abap, Adobe, Ajax,Java, Asp, Calculus, C++, Cisco, Dream Weaver, HTML, J2ME, MBA, Networking, Oracle, PHP, Microsoft Windows, VBA, XP”
  • ebook 3000 – Books you will find: Business, Database, Graphic Design, Hardware, Internet, Microsoft, Web Development, Programming, Engineering, Magazine, Personality.
  • E-Books Directory – Books you will find: “3663 free books in 414 categories.”
  • Free Book Spot – Books you will find: A wide variety including Technical, Do-It-Yourself, Cooking, Dictionaries, Fiction, and more.
  • Free Ebooks – Books you will find: A wide variety and choice. A virtual bookstore on many topics.
  • Get Free Books – Books you will find: “The ebooks which you find within this site are collected from all over the net.” Including many magazines, articles and white papers, but most want you to register.
  • Free Tech Books – Books you will find: “This site lists free online computer science, engineering and programming books, textbooks and lecture notes, all of which are legally and freely available over the Internet.”
  • Zillr.org – Books you will find: Mainly technical, but also many links to various magazines.

Disclaimer: Free does not always mean the eBooks were written and intended for free distribution. Some of these sites traffic in books, magazines and other documents that are copyrighted and not intended for free download.


  1. Bungwa says

    wow i like dis comments bt i need to kw a website to download notes on business management im a student of polytechnic

  2. Laura says

    Wow- TONS of sites out there! I didn’t know about most of the ones in this post, let alone those in the comments. Thanks for all the links.
    I usually use Freebooksy to find free books – http://www.freebooksy.com. I like them a lot!

  3. Sachin Kumar says

    Looking for MBA Finance ebooks.. none of these sites helped.. Does anyone knows free book store for MBA category please? I am desperately looking for Financial ebook for my MBA course.. Kindly help.

    Books I am looking for are:
    M.Y.Khan – Financial Services, 5e TMH 2009
    Bharti Pathak-Indian Financial System 2/e, Pearson2010
    ICSI.Banking and Insurance Law &Practices,Taxmann’s Publication
    Rejda,Principles of Risk Management and Insurance, 9/e, Pearson,2010
    V Iyenger Introduction to Banking, Excel Books,2010
    Dr,Vinod Singhania/Monica Singhania, Students’ Guide to Income Tax, Taxmann’s
    V.K. Singania, “Direct Tax Law”, New Delhi, Taxman Publications.2010

  4. Peter says

    I found this great overview of the biggest free and thrustworthy ebook websites (www.ebooks-forfree.com). So less chance of malware on your eReader or tablet. It contains tips like the Sony Readerstore which offers thousands of free ebooks (which I didn’t know).

  5. Gary Fooks says

    Good list shared.I personally also use project Gutenberg and mrpiggie.com.