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The Free Ebook Foundation envisions a world where ebooks will be funded, distributed and maintained for the benefit of all, by coordinating the efforts and resources of many.

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Unglue.it catalogs, distributes and helps to fund free-licensed and public domain ebooks. With over 7,000 free-licensed ebooks and over 57,000 titles produced from Project Gutenberg, Unglue.it provides access across a wide variety of content. Unglue.it provides syndication feeds in ONIX, OPDS, and MARC for use in libraries around the world. More than a million free ebooks have been dowloded via Unglue.it! https://unglue.it

Free Programming Books is a collaboratively maintained list of courses, podcasts/screencasts and other free resources about programming and related topics. To date, over 1,000 different contributors have compiled over 3,000 links to free programming resources. It's github repo has been "starred" more than any other project on Github except Twitter Bootstrap. https://ebookfoundation.github.io/free-programming-books/

GITenberg is an exploration of how Project Gutenberg might work if all the Gutenberg texts were on Github, so that tools like version control, continuous integration, and pull-request workflow could be employed. For forty years, Project Gutenberg has led the way in making public domain text live on the internet as ebooks. It is hoped that Project Gutenberg can take advantage of GITenberg's experience; work in that direction has begun but needs resources and volunteers. https://www.GITenberg.org

The Free ebook Foundation also takes advantage of its small size and flexibility to undertake exploratory projects. Our recent work has centered on free ebook usage and automated updates.

About the Free Ebook Foundation.

The Free Ebook Foundation (https://ebookfoundation.org)is a 501(c)3 New Jersey non-profit corporation. The Free Ebook Foundation envisions a world where ebooks will be funded, distributed and maintained for the benefit of all, by coordinating the efforts and resources of many.

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