[ExI] [POSSIBLE SPAM] Re: Download 2 Million eBooks for no charge
emlynoregan at gmail.com
Thu Jul 30 03:06:27 UTC 2009
2009/7/30 ben <benboc at lineone.net>:
> BillK <pharos at gmail.com> tells us:
>> World eBook Fair Collection
>> Open Access to eBooks from 7/04/09 to 8/04/09.
>> Created by contributions from 100+ eLibraries from around the
>> world, here are the largest collections.
>> Starting July 4th 2009 is the Fourth Annual World eBook Fair. Our
>> goal is to provide Free access for a month to 2 Million eBooks.
>> ..100,000+ from Project Gutenberg
>> ..500,000+ from The World Public Library
>> 1,385,000+ from The Internet Archive
>> ..250,000+ from eBooks About Everything
>> ....17,000+ from IMSLP
>> 2,252,000+ Grand Total
>> During the rest of the year you may continue to download your
>> selection of about 500,000 PDF eBooks by joining the World Public
>> Library. Annual membership is only $8.95 per year.
> Um, wow. Or maybe not.
> Let me get this straight. They are offering, for a month, free access to a
> bunch of books which are already freely available.
> Have I got that wrong?
> Ben Zaiboc
Yes, same question, are these all already free?
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