|07-15-2009, 04:09 PM||#1|
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: The sunny part of California
Device: Generic virtual reality story-experiential device
2,000,000 free e-books from the 4th Annual World eBook Fair
2,000,000 free e-books from the 4th Annual World eBook Fair. Free downloads for a month.
Mostly reference, technical and government stuff, but also some random non-copyright fiction.
Mostly in PDF format.
|07-15-2009, 04:14 PM||#2|
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Midlands, UK
Device: Sony 600, Sony 650, Sony T2, Xoom, Nexus 7 (2012 & 2013), Nook ST (x2)
Looks interesting - many thanks
|07-15-2009, 04:29 PM||#3|
Join Date: May 2009
This is a company that generally charges for what are in part (if not in whole) freely available PDFs from other organizations not designed for viewing on digital readers.
Basically a subscription search engine for content that won't be usable for most of us.
Already covered and dismissed in an earlier thread.
|07-15-2009, 10:35 PM||#4|
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: The Great Pacific Northwest
Device: Kindle 3G + WiFi
Two earlier threads, I believe.
And yes, they're not offering anything but links to sites that give it away for free.
|07-15-2009, 11:31 PM||#5|
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: San Borja (Lima), Peru
Device: Kindle PW2(WiFi) / FireHD; Kobo-Glo; Ipad Air; Voyage; Boox C67-ML
This is the third thread on this, and in this Forum. I am therefore posting my same message as I posted in the other two threads:
In the interests of full disclosure: This is an organization that charges money. Whether PDFs are useful to you will have to be your decision.
"Our goal is to provide Free public access for a month to 2 Million eBooks. During the rest of the year you may continue to download your selection of about 500,000 PDF eBooks by joining the World Public Library. Annual membership is only $8.95 per year."
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