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Tablets and eReaders at the SSL

Public Domain

Each ereader and tablet contains a number of public domain titles, including many that are required texts for courses. Additionally, several current popular titles are available for the Nook HD devices.

If you require a specific title, please verify with Media Services that the particular title is available for the device you are borrowing.

Additional public domain titles can be downloaded through the Free Ebooks or Bluefire Reader Apps. 

Note: Titles labeled "Nook HD" are available on the Nook HD only, and do not sync with the Nook apps on the Apple and Samsung devices.

Available Ebook Titles - Alphabetical by Author

The following titles have been pre-loaded into each electronic device. Additional ebook titles are available through the library catalog and databases, accessible through the Ebooks Guide:

Title Author Device(s)
Things Fall Apart Chinua Achebe Nook HD
The Absolutely True Story of a Part Time Indian Sherman Alexie Nook HD
In Time of the Butterflies Julia Alvarez Nook HD
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings Maya Angelou Nook HD
Emma Jane Austen iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
Mansfield Park Jane Austen iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
Northanger Abbey Jane Austen iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
Persuasion Jane Austen iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
Pride and Prejudice Jane Austen iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
Sense and Sensibility Jane Austen iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
Notes of a native son James Baldwin Nook HD
The Rise of David Levinsky Abraham Cahan iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
My Antonia Willa Sibert Cather iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
The Awakening and Selected Stories Kate Chopin iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
The Deerslayer James Fenimore Cooper iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
The Inferno Dante iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
The Farming of Bones Edwidge Danticat Nook HD
The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao Junot Díaz Nook HD
Hard Times Dickens, Charles iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
The Waste Land T. S. (Thomas Stearns) Eliot iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
Invisible Man Ralph Ellison Nook HD
The Painted Drum Louise Erdrich Nook HD
As I Lay Dying William Faulkner iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
Madame Bovary Gustave Flaubert iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
The Kite Runner Khaled Hosseini Nook HD
Selected Poems of Langston Hughes Langston Hughes Nook HD
A Doll's House Henrik Ibsen iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
Lucy
Jamaica Kincaid Nook HD
Woman Warrior Maxine Hong Kingston Nook HD
Interpreter of Maladies Jhumpa Lahiri Nook HD
Before the Throne Naguib Mahfouz Nook HD
Life of Pi Yann Martel Nook HD
The Color of Water James McBride Nook HD
Moby-Dick Melville, Herman iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
Tartuffe Moliere iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
Sula Toni Morrison Nook HD
Jasmine Bharati Mukherjee Nook HD
Daughter of Isis Lilian Nirupa Nook HD
Hamlet William Shakespeare iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
Henry IV pt.1 William Shakespeare iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
Henry IV pt.2 William Shakespeare iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
Henry V William Shakespeare iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
King Lear William Shakespeare iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
Macbeth William Shakespeare iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
The Merchant of Venice William Shakespeare iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
Othello William Shakespeare iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
The Taming of the Shrew William Shakespeare iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
The Tempest William Shakespeare iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
The Tragedy of Julius Caesar William Shakespeare iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
Twelfth Night William Shakespeare iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
Frankenstein Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
The Oedipus Cycle Sophocles iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
Three Tragedies Sophocles iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
Cannery Row John Steinbeck iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Mark Twain iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
Candide Voltaire iPad, Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
The Color Purple Alice Walker Nook HD
Night Elie Wiesel Nook HD
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