You can use Google Books to find full-text titles in the public domain, i.e. older titles whose copyright has expired.
- go to Google Books; click Advanced Search
- Next to Search click Public Domain only
- Enter search term, i.e. willa cather; click Google Search button
- Click title to see full text
- Full text can be downloaded in pdf or epub format; use download button at top of page
- Some of these Google book titles will appear in CLIO but not all
Remember that CLIO Beta now links to Google Books