Audio Links: Internet audio directories, broadcasters, and technology Audio Links - On Demand - Books - Internet Audio Information Sources

Audio books; these sites collect and organize audio books (spoken performances of written fiction or non-fiction published books), public talks or performances of books or related to books or authors
  • Internet Archive--Audio Books and Poetry: archived digital recordings from a range of contributors; over 5,000 items covering audio books and poetry; part of the Internet Archive, an Internet library offering permanent access for researchers, historians, scholars, people with disabilities, and the general public to historical collections that exist in digital form
  • Librivox: excellent audio books collection; free audiobooks from the public domain; volunteers read the books; you can search the catalog by title and author; areas include, for example, poetry, nonfiction, long poems, Shakespeare monologs, short mystery, science fiction, and The 9/11 Commission Report, etc.; over 3,400 files; excellent
  • Wired for Books: audio poems, stories, plays, essays, lectures, and interviews; a production of the WOUB Center for Public Media Scripps College of Communication Ohio University; great interviews of writers such as Toni Morrison, Gary Snyder, Studs Terkel, Gore Vidal, and more; hear poets and fiction writers read their work
  • Spoken Alexandria Project: a free Creative Commons library of spoken word recordings; classics in the public domain and modern works (with permission); AAC, Ogg Vorbis, and MP3 audiobooks available for free download and redistribution
  • Telltale Weekly: Unabridged, low-cost DRM-free audio book downloads in MP3, AAC, and Ogg Vorbis formats; sold to fund the Spoken Alexandria Project where audio books are given away for free
  • Book TV: provided by C-SPAN
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