This is a list of projects related to digital libraries
- AJOL - African Journals OnLine - free multidisciplinary database of peer-reviewed, African-published academic journals.
- Arts and Humanities Data Service - Images, texts and datasets largely collected from UK universities
- British Library
- Center for Research Libraries_(CRL)
- Digital Library of Georgia
- DELOS - European Network of Excellence on Digital Libraries
- DOAJ Directory of Open Access Journals
- The European Library
- Free in India Books - A collection of Indian libraries of Free Books
- Google Book Search
- Harvard University Library Digital Initiative
- Indiana University Digital Library Program
- The Internet Archive
- JournalServer - an international initiative to create a free digital library of academic journals
- JSTOR - page image archive of important scholarly journals, with searchable OCR text.
- Library of Congress Digital Library project
- Making of America collections
- Michael: Multilingual Inventory of Cultural Heritage in Europe is a project funded by the European Commission to give access to digital collections in European archives, museums and libraries.
- Michigan Digitization Project
- The Million Book Project aims to digitise a million public domain books by 2007.
- National Academies Press as of June 2006 had more than 3600 books freely available in open access formats
- National Digital Information Infrastructure and Preservation Program
- National Library for the Blind
- The New York Public Library NYPL Digital Gallery
- The OSU Library Electronic Publishing Center
- Online Book Initiative
- The Online Books Page - while not a digital library itself, provides an extensive list of digital book available online.
- Traditional Knowledge Digital Library - repository of the traditional knowledge of India, setup to protect the ancient and traditional knowledge of the country from exploitation such as Unethical patents and monopolization
- Online Text Library of the University of Texas at Austin
- Open Content Alliance
- Open University Library
- Oxford Text Archive
- Pandora Archive
- Perseus Project
- Project Gutenberg Australia is an associate to PG, providing texts under Australian copyright law.
- Project Gutenberg - founded by Michael Hart in 1971, was the first project to create a library of freely available online texts.
- Project Noolaham
- Questia Online Library
- Rare Book Room
- The Text Creation Partnership's three collections (EEBO/TCP, ECCO/TCP, Evans/TCP)
- UK Web Archiving Consortium (UKWAC)
- Universal Digital Library
- The University of Michigan Library Digital Library Production Service
- The University of Wisconsin Digital Collections
- Vidyanidhi Digital Library, University of Mysore, India
- Virtually Missouri - Digital collections from Missouri libraries, museums, and cultural institutions
- The World Wide Web Virtual Library
- Wikibooks is a digital library of new books edited in a similar way to Wikipedia.
- Wikisource is a digital library of out of copyright books edited in a similar way to Wikipedia.
- Wired for Books A project of the WOUB Center for Public Media at Ohio University.
- World Digital Library, by the Library of Congress
Specific Themes (alphabetical)
- MERLOT online community
Indian Digital Library
Indian Digital Library (lakshman)
- Al-Islam.org Ahlul Bayt Digital Islamic Library Project (Ahlul Bayt DILP) is the largest Islamic digital library on the Internet, hosting 4500+ resources.
Dutch Language Libraries
Essays and articles
- EEBO - Early English Books Online
Germanic language Libraries
Greek Language Libraries
Hebrew Language Libraries
Indonesian Digital Library Network
Latin Language Libraries
- Polska Biblioteka Internetowa - Polish Internet Library is gathering the digital versions of Polish language Texts.
- Federacja Bibliotek Cyfrowych - Search engine for more than 150 000 publications in Polish digital libraries
Russian Language Libraries
- dLIST, Digital Library of Information Science and Technology -
General Literature Sites
Kitaab Ghar; Digital Library of Free Urdu Books
kitaabghar.com is a growing collection of free Urdu books, most of them are available to download and offline reading. It has variety of books, mostly novels and afsanays (short stories).