Books Online

American Colonist’s Library  Primary Source Documents Pertaining to Early American History
British Library Online Gallery  includes the first atlas of Europe compiled in the 1570s
Compilation of Published Sources  MyHeritage’s collection of more than 150,000 digitized historical books
Digital Book Index  indexed links to more than 165,000 full text books from book publishers, universities and private sites
Digital Book Initiative  Colonial American History
Digital Interlibrary Loan  Digitized books, too fragile for interlibrary loan, at the Library of Congress
Family History Archive  Family More than 40,000 digital family history publications from the Allen County Library, Brigham Young University Harold B. Lee and Hawaii Joseph F. Smith Libraries, Church History Library, Family History Library, Houston Public Library – Clayton Center for Genealogical Research and Mid-Continent Public Library – Midwest Genealogy Center#
fold3 (formerly footnote) ($ or access at NARA or local Family History Center)  original historic document images, some free, most require subscription
Free Irish Genealogy eBooks  list of free eBooks and eJournals on the topic of Irish, Irish-American and Irish-Canadian genealogy; read books online or download
Genealogy Book Links  is a set of links to free online book collections useful for genealogy research. It’s organized by state, subjects, material type and surname.
Genealogy Gophers  free access to more than 40,000 out-of-copyright genealogy works digitized by FamilySearch
Google Books  Large collection of public domain books and some books for purchase
Google Scholar  Scholarly Literature Search
Hathi Trust  a digital repository for the nation’s great research libraries, some digitized and others in the catalog that can be ordered through interlibrary loan
Heritagequest  a collection of over 25,000 family and local histories, available through the Kitsap Regional Library and others, library card required
History Cooperative  historical journals including The American Historical Review, The Journal of American History, Law and History Review, The William and Mary Quarterly, The Western Historical Quarterly, Common-Place, Journal of World History, The Oral History Review, and The Massachusetts Historical Review
Internet Archive  enormous collection of open library books and public domain books, constantly growing, great source for local histories and directories
Library Ireland  Historical books and articles relating to Ireland
Making of America  Cornell University’s digital library of primary sources in American social history from the antebellum period through reconstruction
Making of America  Library of primary Sources in American Social History, from the University of Michigan
National Archives Digitized Historic Documents  including papers of the Continental Congress, Civil War Photos
New York Public Library Digital  Manuscripts, books, historical maps, rare prints, illustrated books, printed ephemera and photos
Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources  guide to genealogy
The Source: A Guidebook to American Genealogy  a handbook and a guide to selecting, locating, and using appropriate primary and secondary sources
University of Michigan’s Bentley Historical Library  including digital histories and image bank
World eBook Fair ($)  membership required
Yale University Library Digital Collections  with historic New Haven, works by Thomas Jefferson and much more.