eResources – For Readers

Gale Books and Authors

Gale Books and Authors offers new ways to explore the endless possibilities and combinations of books, Authors, genres, and topics.

Available at: All CCRLS libraries

Access type: In-library use and Remote access (library card required)

LitFinder

LitFinder provides access to literary works and authors throughout history and includes more than 130,000 full-text poems and 650,000+ poetry citations, as well as short stories, speeches, and plays. The database also includes secondary materials like biographies, images, and more.

Available at: All CCRLS libraries

Access type: In-library use and Remote access (library card required)

NoveList K-8 Plus

NoveList K-8 Plus is a trusted source of read-alike recommendations specifically for younger readers. It helps kids find books that are just right for their reading level and interests. Parents & teachers can also find tools to teach with books and engage young readers.

Available at: All CCRLS libraries

Access type: In-library use and Remote access (library card required)

NoveList Plus

NoveList Plus connects readers to their next book by making recommendations for what to read next. One of the most popular elements is read-alikes. This feature suggests titles that are ‘just like’ other titles. If you’ve just finished a great book, log into NoveList Plus and find great read-alikes. Covers both fiction and nonfiction.

Available at: All CCRLS libraries

Access type: In-library use and Remote access (library card required)