HathiTrust Digital Library

HathiTrust logoHathiTrust Digital Library is a digital preservation repository and highly functional access platform. It provides long-term preservation and access services for public domain and in-copyright content from a variety of sources, including Google, the Internet Archive, Microsoft, and in-house partner institution initiatives.

HathiTrust is a partnership of 80 worldwide major research institutions and libraries working to ensure that the cultural record is preserved and accessible long into the future.

Searching the collections is through both bibliographic (title, author, subject, etc.) or global/fulltext searching. You can read millions of books online, buy a copy, download the book page you are viewing free as a pdf or, download the entire document if you belong to a partner institution. (For more info on who can download what, see http://www.hathitrust.org/help_digital_library#Download.) Depending on copyright, nonmembers may buy the document through Amazon.com.

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