Databases - Books and Reading

All Readers

Detailed book reviews plus plot, setting, and character searches.


Where people find and share books

Book Browse

Your guide to exceptional books.

DOGO Books

Book reviews by kids for kids.


Keep track of your favorite authors, books, and series.

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia

Funk & Wagnalls New Encyclopedia

This database provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas.


Share book recommendations, see what your friends are reading, and even friend the library.

Library Thing

Catalog your books online.

Literary Reference Center

Literary Reference Center

  Literary Reference Center™ is a comprehensive database that provides users with a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes. It has been specifically designed for public libraries, secondary schools, junior/...


NoveList K-8 Plus

Like to read action stories? Best friend tales? Picture books? NoveList K-8 Plus helps you find books to match your interests. Find books by Lexile, unit of study, or topic. Plus, grab ready-to-go teaching guides that are quick and easy to use.

Stop You're Killing Me!

"A Website to die for...if you love mysteries"

Connect to the catalogs of libraries worldwide.