The Mobile Reading Room

The Mobile Reading Room

The Literacy Portal offers anytime, from anywhere access to the reading of classic literature and the opportunity for readers of all ages to collaborate with others on the themes of the works and the intent of the authors within the creative writing process.

This Portal features the first Mobile Reading Room and collaborations between educators and learners on language arts and critical thinking skills that can be developed and measured from classic literature.


Works may be translated using the language selector in the page header.

Works of the Literacy Portal

The creative works within the Literacy Portal have been selected from Project Gutenberg and is in compliance with all the terms of the Full Project Gutenberg® License available online at

All works presented here are within the public domain and have been re-used in their entirety and originally with limited modification due to responsive format requirements.

We retrieved the initial works from March – August 2017 from Ongoing retrieval is continuing for the purposes of providing mobile reading projects.

The Mobile Reading Rooms include:

The Louisa May Alcott Reading Room

The Hans Christian Andersen Reading Room

The Jane Austen Reading Room

The John Buchan Reading Room

The Arthur Cooke Reading Room

The Charles Dickens Reading Room

The F. Scott Fitzgerald Reading Room

The Florence Holbrook Reading Room

The E. Nesbit (Edith Nesbit) Reading Room

The Edgar Allen Poe Reading RoomText this page link to your friends!