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20 Websites To Download Free EBooks (Part III)

20 Websites To Download Free EBooks (Part III)
And we’re back with Part 3! Yes, the world still loves books, no matter what version they are in: printed or electronic. Some of us prefer them in ebook version simply because they are so easy to locate, download and store for future reading and reference. In this list you can download free ebooks that range from Romance to Horror, Sci-fi to Historical Fiction. They are also available in PDF, text, doc and the crowd’s favorite ePub version. Read Also: Best Websites To Download Free EBooks – Part I & Part II 1. Kobo has over 1 million free eBooks. 2. Find free ebooks in NOOK books and apps format, provided by Barnes and Nobles. 3. Find an amazing array of free Microsoft eBooks brought together to one single place. 4. eBookMall Many of the free eBooks here are only free for a limited time, mostly as special promotions, so download them while they are still available. 5. Find over 350 ebooks with great works of fiction, non-fiction and poetry for free. 6. eBook Junkie 7. eBooksFree 8. 9. 10. Related:  Online Reading

An Honest Academic Rejection Letter Free excerpt from The PHD Movie 2! - Watch this free clip from the movie that Nature called "Astute, funny"! Watch the new movie! Summer Hiatus - PHD has been on Summer Hiatus while Jorge finishes the new PHD Movie. The PHD Movie 2 OFFICIAL TRAILER - is out!! Filming is done! Coming to Campuses this Fall! The Science Gap - Watch Jorge's TEDx Talk: Resources Resources Since I started this blog in April 2009, there have been a number of resources that have played an integral role in the growth of my blog and all of my social media efforts at my day job running Flightster. Every product below is something I personally endorse and have used myself. Some are free, while others have small costs associated with them. If you have any questions about any of my recommendations, please feel free to shoot me an email and I’ll do my best to reply. First let me start by saying that every single blogger I’ve interviewed has participated in some sort of mentorship or coaching program. Blog Mastermind: This is the course that really kicked off my entry into blogging. One of the things that immediately impacts what people think about your blog is your design. Thesis: Thesis is probably the most popular premium theme and you’ll see Thesis used by across the blogosphere. All of the tools below are mostly free, with a few exceptions. Desktop Applications

Banned Books Week: Slaying Censorship Credit: Heather Wolpert-Gawron I am an avid celebrator of Banned Books Week. It becomes a way to make reading sexy -- the exact opposite of what those who challenge or ban books have intended. The American Library Association's Banned Books Week is a way to celebrate brave and creative authors -- and the freedom to read, yes. Sure, some books are not appropriate for every kid at every age, but to make that book inaccessible, as dictated by a group believing themselves to be the almighty word in literature, is wrong. Any kid in your classroom can grow up to write any book they want. I remember I was in fifth grade when Judy Blume's Forever came out. Credit: Heather Wolpert-Gawron I have an admission to make: I'm not a big Twilight fan. So, celebrate Banned Books Week. Here's some of the things I do in my own classroom library: Get "Crime Scene" or "Caution" tape. What are you doing in your classroom for Banned Books Week? see more see less

15 Best Online Bookstores for Cheap New and Used Books Between their very public fight with Hachette over book pricing and all of their futuristic but also kind of creepy side projects (think delivery drones), there are a number of reasons why you might be looking to buy books from a site that’s not Amazon. If you don’t have a local bookstore or if you need a specific title (like a textbook), the web is your best bet. There are a zillion sites offering cheap books online, and if you’re not sure where to start, you’re in the right place. We’ve looked all over and found 15 of the best online bookstores where you can find deals on new books, used books, textbooks, and more. 1. Powell’s Books Best for: Independent presses, new authorsWhy it’s great: Powells.com is the online arm of the beloved bricks-and-mortar Portland shop, and even though it’s online, it’s still got the feel of what may be the world’s coolest neighborhood bookstore. 2. 3. Best for: Non-English language books, popular fictionWhy it’s great: BookMooch.com is basically free. 4.

100 Incredible Lectures from the World's Top Scientists Posted on Thursday June 18, 2009 by Staff Writers By Sarah Russel Unless you’re enrolled at one of the best online colleges or are an elite member of the science and engineering inner circle, you’re probably left out of most of the exciting research explored by the world’s greatest scientists. But thanks to the Internet and the generosity of many universities and online colleges, you’ve now got access to the cutting edge theories and projects that are changing the world in this list below. If you’re looking for even more amazing lectures, check out our updated list for 2012 with more talks from great minds. General Let the world’s top scientists explain exactly how they do their job when you listen to these lectures. Science and Engineering From materials science to the study of thermodynamics, learn more about the science of engineering here. WTC Lecture – collapse of WTC Buildings: Steven E. Biology and Medicine Chemistry Physics and Astronomy Earth and Environment Technology Science and Business

Forgotten Books Apps for iOS, Android & Windows FORGOTTEN BOOKS, is pleased to announce that we are in the final stages of development of our mobile applications. We are developing for the three leading devices: Apple iPad and iPad Mini, Android tablets and Microsoft Windows Surface. The apps will be free to download and operate much in the same way as the web site, allowing 90% previews of all books, or full membership from just $2.99 per month. The Forgotten Books apps will offer the same amazing features found on the Forgotten Books website including over 1,000,000 books from our extensive library, Intelligent Bookshelf, page search, search within books, image search and word data. Sync your Forgotten Books web account with your iPad, Android tablet and Windows Surface device.

50 Education Technology Tools Every Teacher Should Know About Technology and education are pretty intertwined these days and nearly every teacher has a few favorite tech tools that make doing his or her job and connecting with students a little bit easier and more fun for all involved. Yet as with anything related to technology, new tools are hitting the market constantly and older ones rising to prominence, broadening their scope, or just adding new features that make them better matches for education, which can make it hard to keep up with the newest and most useful tools even for the most tech-savvy teachers. Here, we’ve compiled a list of some of the tech tools, including some that are becoming increasingly popular and widely used, that should be part of any teacher’s tech tool arsenal this year, whether for their own personal use or as educational aids in the classroom. Social Learning These tools use the power of social media to help students learn and teachers connect. Learning Lesson Planning and Tools Useful Tools

Internet Archive: Digital Library of Free Books, Movies, Music & Wayback Machine 30 Life-Enhancing Things You Can Do in 30 Minutes or Less Many of us attempt to measure our happiness based on the duration of certain favorable experiences in our lives. The longer a favorable experience lasts, the happier we think we’ll be. But the truth is, life is simply a string of small, independent moments that are always changing. Thus, a few minutes well spent here and there can make a big difference in what we get out of life in the long-term. Here are 30 things you can do in 30 minutes or less that will have a positive emotional effect on you and those closest to you. Learn something new by starting a free course at one of the hundreds of online self-education resources bookmarked here: 12 Dozen Places To Educate Yourself Online For Free.Watch one of the thousands of educational videos streaming at TED.com, Academic Earth, or Khan Academy.Read an online book list and find a new book to grab next time you’re at the library. What simple life-enhancing activities do you participate in on a regular basis? Photo by: Rachel Sian Related

Download 448 Free Art Books from The Metropolitan Museum of Art You could pay $118 on Amazon for the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s catalog The Art of Illumination: The Limbourg Brothers and the Belles Heures of Jean de France, Duc de Berry. Or you could pay $0 to download it at MetPublications, the site offering “five decades of Met Museum publications on art history available to read, download, and/or search for free.” If that strikes you as an obvious choice, prepare to spend some serious time browsing MetPublications’ collection of free art books and catalogs. You may remember that we featured the site a few years ago, back when it offered 397 whole books free for the reading, including American Impressionism and Realism: The Painting of Modern Life, 1885–1915; Leonardo da Vinci: Anatomical Drawings from the Royal Library; and Wisdom Embodied: Chinese Buddhist and Daoist Sculpture in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Related Content: Download Over 250 Free Art Books From the Getty Museum The Guggenheim Puts 109 Free Modern Art Books Online

22 Useful Online Chart & Graph Generators Have you ever encounter situations where you need to create a simple yet good-looking chart, graphs or diagrams and all you have is your browser? Charts are good and effective way to show relationship between entities but sometimes creating one can be pretty challenging especially when your favorite word processing software is not around. In today’s post, we want to highlight some of the best web services that allow you to create various charts and graphs online on-the-fly. Most of them are easy to use and don’t you even worry about the design. Your output will be as good as what you see in the screen shots below. Full list after jump. Rich Chart LiveCreate enjoyable and captivating Flash Charts from your web browser. DIY ChartDIY (Do it yourself) Chart is a Web-based, simple and powerful online tool to create interactive charts and graphs from static or dynamic data which may be generated using any scripting language. Hohli ChartsHohli Charts lets you dynamically generate charts.

Free eBooks at Planet eBook - 80+ Classic Novels and Literature 30+ Free Online Multimedia (Photo, Audio, Video) Editors We tend to rely heavily on our favorite desktop applications like Photoshop, GIMP, Audacity, Adobe Premier and so on when it comes to dealing with multimedia files. That’s fine on our desktops but what if we need to use an editor on a friend’s computer, or a public one at the workplace? That is where web applications come in handy. Web applications provide ubiquity, convenience and ease of use . As long as you have a web browser that connects to the Internet, you can find multimedia editors online to get your photos, audio files or even videos edited on the fly. Photo Editors Pixlr Editor Pixlr Editor allows you to edit images with features much like those you can find in Photoshop. Fotor Fotor is a tool to edit your photos and it comes with basic editing features (crop, rotate, adjust color, etc), on top of the ability to add effects such as lomo and vintage to beautify your photos. Picmonkey Befunky Polarr Editor Editor is a simple tool to edit your photos online. Fotostar Photo Editor SDK

What's New 25 Hottest Urban Legends A list of the 25 hottest urban legends currently making the online rounds. Labor PainsFACT CHECK: Did Scott Walker say that Labor Day should be replaced with Patriots Day? (7 September 2015) DognosisFACT CHECK: Are dogs’ noses used to manufacture the thumbsticks on Nintendo GameCube controllers? (6 September 2015) Black Panther Massacre on 9/11FACT CHECK: Are Black Panthers planning to kill white students and teachers on 9/11? Scold GloryFACT CHECK: Were four firefighters from Maywood, Illinois sent home from work over the display of an American flag sticker? Boy, 11, Kills Teen in Alleged Home InvasionNEWS: An 11-year-old shot and killed an alleged intruder during a break-in in St. Alternative SignsFACT CHECK: Does a photograph show President Obama posing next to a mile 69 marker in Alaska? Bagger AskanceFACT CHECK: Does a photograph depict a disabled grocery store bagger who was verbally abused by an angry customer? Which Juan? Denali PowerFACT CHECK: Does Mt.

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