Books and Authors
Search and browse titles, authors, and genres; includes book reviews, bibliographies and awards. Browse recommended reading lists created by librarians and subject experts or create your own reading and search lists. Great source for reading groups and book clubs.
Literary Reference Center
Provides information on a broad spectrum of authors and their works, and includes plot summaries, synopses, work overviews, literary criticism, interviews, poems, short stories, and author biographies.
Literature Resource Center
Full-text literary criticisms, author biographies and bibliographies, and literary themes and movements.
This readers' advisory service not only provides access to information on 155,000 fiction titles, but also offers a wide range of feature content to serve fiction readers of all ages. The database includes author read-alikes, book discussion guides, reading lists and more.
WorldCat via First Search
Search for books and materials in libraries worldwide. Important: See the rules and procedures for Getting Items via Interlibrary Loan.
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