List of digital library projects

About the Open Library

Open Culture

Open Source Textbooks in Connecticut

Library Freedom Project

Digital Public Library of America


Forbidden Books

Banned Books

Free Books to Download

Self Publishing




Local Book Stores

Bank Square Books (Mystic)

R T Julia (Madison)

Search Ct Libraries

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Connecticut State Library

World Digital Library

WWW Virtual Library

Public Library of Science

Library Thing

Banned Books

Public Books

Other On-Line Collections


Google Books

World Library


Book Swapping Sites


Paperback Swap

TitleTrader (trade books, CDs, DVDs, Video Games)

TextSwap (Trade textbooks on-line.)

Book Reviews

Book Slut
LA Times Books
Moby Lives
NY Review of Books
NY Times Books
Rain Taxi
Wash Post Books

Online Publishing


Can We Create A National Digital Library ?

The State of America's Libraries 2014 (pdf)

Recommended Books

Each of these books describe a different aspect of the problems. Keep in mind The parable of the blind men and the elephant.

Connecticut Authors

Connecticut Muse is a celebration of contemporary Connecticut authors featured in a quarterly newsletter. Each issue focuses on a different literary genre and includes book reviews, author interviews, a listing of upcoming author appearances and information on new releases.

Related Resources:

Digital Public Library of America

Reading list from the American Freedom Campaign

Forbidden Bookshelf (Mark Crispin Miller)

Public Integrity

Guerilla Open Access Manifesto

Recommended books from Greening Princeton

Beacon Broadside

Paul Krugman's reading list

The 100 Most Frequently Challenged Books From 1990-2000

Most Challenged Books of the 21st century (2000-2005)

Classics of Liberalism

Marcantonio Library

World Digital Library

Open Content Alliance

Publish Your Own Book

Field Notes from a Catastrophe: Elizabeth Kolbert