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There are a number of great resources that provide audio books (digital books) that can be a great resource for downloading and playing. Use a students iPod, MP3 player, or the classroom computer.


Audio Books and Podcasts

Americana Phonic:
Eight audiobooks including Common Sense and the Federalist Papers

Audiobooks for Free:
Classic titles to be downloaded including fiction, fact, and children's books
22 free audiobooks with registration
Four audiobooks for free, including the Red Badge of Courage.

Free public domain audio books in a variety of formats (MP3, iPod, iTunes). (usually from audio or

Apple iTunes:
Search for audiobooks - many are free.

Babblebooks audio:
Over 50 free audiobooks.

BMW Audiobooks:
Four short story audiobooks with a car as part of the theme
Digital book forms, to be read with a variety of reading devices and software programs. U.S. residents; must have a qualifying disability: visual impairments and blindness, reading disabilities, or physical impairments that make it difficult or impossible to read printed books. 
Text (html & txt) and audio (.mp3) versions of books for download or reading online. (usually from audio or

Books Should Be Free – Children’s Audio section:
Over 120 children’s audio books

Candlelight Stories: 
Audiobooks including: Pirate Jack and Robinson Crusoe

Childrens Book Radio:

ejunto - Historical and Philosophical Audio Books:
History and philosophy audio books (mp3 format). Categories range from Plato to Karl Marx, and famous American figures.

Free Classic Audio Books:
Classic books in audio format (mp3 and  m4b), some books are human narrated, others are  quality text-to-speech voices.

Griddlecakes Radio:
Mostly short stories in audio format.

Kids' Corner from Wired for Books:
Audio stories from Beatrix Potter (English, French, German, and Japanese) and Alice Adventures in Wonderland, Frog Prince, Christmas "Carol, Grimm's Fairy Tales, and more (Real media)


Over 500 free audio and video titles. This directory features free audio books, lectures, speeches, sermons, interviews, and many other Browse over 15,000 educational audio books, MP3 downloads, podcasts, and videos. Most audio titles can be downloaded in digital formats such as MP3 and most video titles are available to stream online.

free audiobooks from the public domain in mp3 or ogg formats

Literal Systems:
Over fifteen titles including Tale of Two Cities.

From the Florida Educational Technology Clearinghouse.

Delivers public domain literature with high quality audio. Read and listen via web browser or download mp3.

A digital poetry archive project, committed to producing new audio recordings and preserving existing audio archives of modern poems and classic works including Homer and Chaucer (MP3).


Poets on Poets:
A MP3 audio archive of Romantic-period poems selected and read by practicing poets from around the world.

Public Domain Podcast

Simply Audiobooks:
Free audiobook each month (with free subscription).

The Spoken Alexandria Project
Creative Commons library of spoken word recordings, consisting of classics in the public domain and modern works (with permission). AAC, Ogg Vorbis, and MP3 audiobooks


U.S. Foreign Service Language Courses:
Student texts in PDF format, and audio in MP3 format for over 30 l

 - Free short story podcasts (like audiobooks, but shorter)


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