Reading Resources

Social Networking for Readers

The following sites allow users to see what other people are reading, create online book logs, participate in virtual book clubs and more. Give them a try to see which one is best for you!

Goodreads - "A place for casual readers and bona-fide bookworms alike..."
LibraryThing - What’s on your bookshelf?

Book Discussion Resources

Book Group Resources - Nebraska Library Commission’s electronic library page with links to book discussion resources.
NoveList Plus - Search authors or titles to find information about the book and author, questions & answers, and suggestions for further reading. Login with your Nebraska driver’s license, state ID, or call the library for a password.

Book Lists



Book Review Sources

NoveList Plus - Search authors or titles to find read-a-likes, review information, and more. Login with your Nebraska driver’s license, state ID, or call the library for a password.
New York Times (free registration required)
New York Review of Books
Library Journal
Free Book Notes
Foreword Magazine
Book Browse - A literary smorgasbord of the best current books recently published in the US.
Book Page - Reviews of new fiction and non-fiction, and genres. Writing advice and author interviews.
Mystery Guide - Includes 17 subgenres of mysteries to find reviews and ratings of hundreds of titles.
Science FictBook Page - Reviews of new fiction and non-fiction, and genres. Author interviews.