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Unesp Offers Another 53 Free E-books; 134,000 Downloaded Since 2010

José Castilho, president of publisher Unesp

State University of São Paulo, Unesp, has added another 53 titles to its free e-book collection, Propg/FEU Digital, bringing the total to 191. Since the 2010 launch, the free ebooks have been downloaded 134,000 times.  Read More

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Brazilian University Presses Flirt With Free, Open Access Books

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SciELO Books is a pilot project for University Presses to offer free books around Brazil, and has put 250 titles online, with a goal of 500 by the end of the year.  Read More

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By 2022, Unesp Plans to Offer 25% of Catalog for Free

Editora UNESP (Azul)

Editora Unesp currently offers 148 free e-books, or less than 10% of its catalog of 1,600 titles; by 2022 it plans to have 25% available for free. Read More

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Unesp Hits 50,000 Downloads of Free University Press E-books

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The university press Fundação Editora Unesp joined the digital era by going beyond merely digitizing its books: in March 2010, it released a free digital collection of unpublished papers and thesis written by its teachers […] Read More

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