ManyBooks (50,000 + Free ebooks @ generes you love)

ManyBooks was established in 2004 with the vision to provide an extensive library of books in digital format for free on the Internet. Many of the early eBooks are from the Project Gutenberg archives, which means you will be able to find a lot of classics on the site.

Over a decade later, we are still going strong in our mission to provide a valuable service to our readers. ManyBooks has grown into a platform where self-publishing authors have the opportunity to introduce their work to our community and new books are uploaded to our site daily – provided they comply to our quality standards.

In our daily newsletter, we keep our rapidly growing list of active subscribers up to date on the latest free and discounted eBooks that are available online. We always love to hear from our visitors, so if you have any questions or feedback, don’t hesitate to contact our editor


Prepare Your Child for School Using the Library

Your local library is available to support you and your child during their transition into school. It’s understandable if you want to ensure they feel confident going into a school setting. Utilizing resources at your local library can help your child prepare for these new experiences.

How inflation is flipping the economic script, in seven charts

The troubling trend is spilling over into every corner of the global economy, with dramatic effects. McKinsey Global Publishing looks at the latest data.

Every morning a new headline underscores growing economic concerns: Highest inflation since the 1970s. Central banks aggressively raising rates. Consumer sentiment at record lows. Commodity prices near all-time highs. Clearly inflation has, at a minimum, altered the economic mood, and potentially reset the path of global and national economies worldwide for years to come. McKinsey’s experts have examined many of the strategic implications of inflation. Here, we use the best and most recent publicly available data to offer seven charts illustrating inflation’s insidious progress.

The top 10 skills you need to land a job right now, according to LinkedIn

The secret to standing out in your job search isn’t just dazzling an interviewer or crafting the perfect follow-up email — the first step toward landing your dream job is honing your skills.

“Skills are the most important factor when it comes to landing a job right now,” LinkedIn career expert Blair Heitmann tells CNBC Make It. “More companies are shifting from traditional measures like degrees and years of experience to skills-based hiring to ensure that they get the most qualified person in the job who can really deliver.”

CNBC: The top 10 skills you need to land a job right now, according to LinkedIn.[…]

Greedy publishers are putting the future of libraries at risk

Since 1996, Internet Archive has been dedicated to “providing universal access to all knowledge” by digitally preserving the world’s books, music, movies, and websites.

The non-profit is home to more than 625 billion web pages, over 30 million books, and millions of images, videos, and recordings. Internet Archive is home to the “Wayback Machine”, a tool that captures and archives web pages. Since 2000, they have also worked to preserve television programs. The digital archive provides researchers an opportunity to easily access and explore subjects that would otherwise be unresearchable.

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