Search the Library Catalog. Then limit to "E-Books and E-Journals" and MassArt
Up to 7 free eBooks from well known academic publishers, available through May 25th.
(or VitalSource or Kortext -- they're all doing basically the same thing. They might have slightly different holdings.)
60,000 free ebooks available to read online or download. All classics that are out of copyright.
OER -- Open Educational Resource
Faculty around the world have been creating free online textbooks, so students around the world don’t have to pay for expensive published textbooks. Not strong on art yet but good coverage of humanities and sciences.
MERLOT (Use filters to find Open Access Textbooks)
Virtual Museums Tours
Mental Floss - 12 world class museums you can visit online.
Time Out - Virtual tours of museums around the world.
Collects freely available cultural and educational online resources from across the web.
Includes to collections of images, books, videos, online courses. Hard to search but fun to browse.
Campus may be closed but the library staff is still here to help you. Our email will be monitored Monday through Friday 9 AM to 5 PM. We will respond to messages as soon as possible. You are also welcome to invite firstname.lastname@example.org to a Google Chat or Hangouts during those hours. If you would like to contact any staff directly that information can be found here.
Search for books, articles, images, media, etc. in the library's databases and catalog.
Research Guides by Subject
We have one for every major and we will be adding additional online resources to these throughout the semester.
A non-profit library of millions of free books, movies, software, music, websites, and more.
National Emergency Library -- a collection of books that supports emergency remote teaching, research activities, independent scholarship, and intellectual stimulation while universities, schools, training centers, and libraries are closed.
For films: https://archive.org/details/feature_films (old movies like Hitchcock’s Spellbound)
For books:https://openlibrary.org/ (books
Boston Public Library
Has online books, movies, magazine, newspapers.
You can sign up for Boston Public Library e-card from home and take advantage of all of these resources. When registering, enter your Massachusetts address even if you are currently out of state.