An ebook is an electronic document containing a book. Ebooks are very popular nowadays. People prefer using ebooks to using printed books because it is very easy to obtain an ebook. All you will need is an internet connection and a home PC or laptop. Most ebooks are offered in special reader softwares. Some of these are free-to-use softwares available from their company websites.
There are thousands of ebooks that are offered for free on several websites. These websites are able to do so because the copyright of these books have expired. Usually these websites contain all categories of books ranging from classics to children’s comics.
Some websites lend books to its members just like libraries. Members can also purchase them here, sometimes on discount. They are alerted by these websites through e-newsletters whenever their favorite authors publish new e-books.
There are some websites that sell ebooks in multiple formats as most specialized readers are able to use ebooks in certain particular formats. They don’t require you to joins clubs or become their member.
Another place to find ebooks is the websites of authors. Here you will find links to the websites of their publishers who offer these ebooks directly on their websites. To do this you must research the author as well as the publisher.
Some local libraries also lend ebooks. With an e-library card you can easily gain access to the e-book collection of these libraries. Just visit their website and browse through the several categories of ebooks until you find one that you like.
There are some websites that simply allow you to download ebooks for free! They don’t charge you anything at all. And with a free FTP software like File Zilla you can download batches of these quickly and easily. Simply type ‘free download ebook’ on the search bar of your browser and hit Enter. Your search engine will provide a list of such sites in the search result.