Reading and Literacy

 

Bookpage
Our goal is to recommend the best books for readers of all types, whether you’re interested in literary fiction or romance, history or science fiction, cookbooks or children’s books. We focus on new releases and tailor our reviews for the general reader—the true booklover always on the lookout for the next great read.

 

Gale Literary Sources

Gale Literary Sources integrates full-text literary content with metadata and subject indexing and provides workflow tools to analyze information. You can research authors and their works, literary movements and genres. Search across your library’s Literature databases to find full text of literary works, journal articles, literature criticism, reviews, biographical information and overviews. Full text poems and poetry citations are included. This is a new resource and combines LitFinder, Contemporary Authors and Literature Resources from Gale.

 

Literary Reference Center Plus
A full-text database providing information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and time frames. It gives students, teachers and librarians a complete foundation of literary reference works to meet any and all of their research or instructional needs.

 

OverDrive
With OverDrive, you can borrow and enjoy free eBooks, audiobooks, and more from your library’s digital collection. All you need to get started is an internet connection, a library card and your MRL 4 digit pin number.This publication’s detailed indexing helps users quickly find the news information they need. Each issue is indexed thoroughly, so they have access to not only top news stories but also the information contained on the various sections of the paper. The indexing covers not only complete bibliographic information but also companies, people, products, etc.

 

Talking Book and Braille Library
Welcome to the Indiana Talking Book and Braille Library (TBBL) website. The TBBL provides large print books, braille books, and books on tape to Indiana residents who are unable to read regular print, because of a visual or a physical disability.

 

Worldcat.org
WorldCat connects you to the collections and services of more than 10,000 libraries worldwide.

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