Books

Open Access Textbooks
  • Openstax
  • Open Textbook Library (University of Minnesota)
  • Open and Affordable Textbooks (OAT) Project at Rutgers

  • Online Technical books
  • Handbook of Mathematical Functions Abramowitz and Stegun pdf
  • NIST Digital Library Mathematical Functions
  • The Feynman lectures on physics
  • Allan Bower's Solid Mechanics book
  • Numerical Recipes
  • Elasticity, J.R. Barber
  • Theory of Elasticity, Landau and Lifshitz

  • Download: Continuum Mechanics
  • Samizdat Press Books on continuum mechanics and geophysics
  • Charles University Geophysics Brokesova-AsymptoticRayMethod, Martinec-ContinuumMechanics and others
  • Mechanics of Incremental Deformation M.A. Biot
  • PoroElasticity Arnold Verruijt
  • Continuum Mechanics and other books by Ray M. Bowen
  • partial list of Elasticity and Continuum Mechanics texts at Rutgers

  • Download: Other Technical
  • Wave Motions in the Ocean Chapman and Malanotte-Rizzoli 1989
  • Handbook of Mathematical Functions Abramowitz and Stegun 1974
  • Electromagnetic Waves and Antennas Sophocles J. Orfanidis
  • Introduction to Signal Processing Sophocles J. Orfanidis
  • Bioelectromagnetism Malmivuo and Plonsey
  • Sean Mauch's comprehensive applied math book
  • Christoph Schiller's interesting physics book
  • Computer books , some mathematics, free


  • Literature etc.
  • Gutenberg Project - a good source of online literature
  • Online Library of Literature - classics
  • Internet Archive: Texts, audio, Live music - interesting music archive
  • eBooks @ Adelaide