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Here is a list of links to philosophers from the required reading page who have free, full-length works available on the open-access ebook site Project Gutenberg (this site does focus on older writers more likely to have works in the public domain). If you want to explore a particular writer further, this is a great place to start:
Click below for library open-resource versions of these works:
Brooklyn College Philosophy Libguide
This guide features some of the most helpful resources for students studying Philosophy at Brooklyn College. It is designed to help you get started, and will provide you with an overview of how to look for secondary sources (books and articles) in Philosophy.
Encyclopedias of Philosophy