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Across Colorado Digital Consortium

Across Colorado Digital Consortium is an Overdrive eBook collection shared by participating Colorado Libraries. The collection has approximately 19,000 items.


AspenCat eBooks

Find ebooks at your library through our shared catalog, AspenCat.  AspenCat now provides classic titles as well as the latest titles from popular authors.


AspenCat Login

AspenCat library patrons and students enjoy easy access to resource sharing. By simply placing a hold, patrons can access a much larger set of materials than what is housed in their home library. AspenCat brings an entire collection of materials from throughout the state into libraries, putting the power of discovery in the hands of patrons and students.


BookBrowse

For more than two decades, BookBrowse has provided a curated resource of the best in contemporary fiction and nonfiction, with an emphasis on books that not only engage and entertain but also deepen our understanding of ourselves and the world around us.


Caldecott Medal Home Page

The Caldecott Medal was named in honor of nineteenth-century English illustrator Randolph Caldecott. It is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children. 


IndieBound

IndieBound is a marketing movement for independent bookstores launched in 2008 by the American Booksellers Association. With resources targeted for “indie” booksellers, it promotes fiscal localism.


Libby

Libby is a free app where you can borrow eBooks and digital audiobooks from your public library. You can stream books with Wi-Fi or mobile data, or download them for offline use and read anytime, anywhere. All you need to get started is a library card.

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Modern Library

The Modern Library is an American book publishing imprint and formerly the parent company of Random House.


New York Times

Authoritatively ranked lists of books sold in the United States, sorted by format and genre.


Newbery Award

The Newbery Medal was named for eighteenth-century British bookseller John Newbery. It is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.



Newspaper Source Plus

Newspaper Source Plus includes more than 860 full-text newspapers, providing more than 35 million full-text articles. In addition, the database features more than 857,000 television and radio news transcripts.


NoveList

NoveList is a comprehensive readers’ advisory solution for fiction lovers. With an intuitive interface and extensive proprietary content, NoveList answers the question: What should I read next?


Novelist K-8

NoveList K-8 is your solution for integrating fiction across the curriculum. With a fun and intuitive interface, and extensive proprietary content, NoveList K-8 will be the resource you and your young readers turn to when looking for the next book to read.


NPR

Welcome to NPR Books! Here, you’ll find links to recent author interviews, reviews, and book picks, as well as conversations about what you’re reading, the future of publishing, and other lit-ish links.


Project Gutenberg

Project Gutenberg is a library of over 60,000 free eBooks. Choose among free epub and Kindle eBooks, download them or read them online. You will find the world’s great literature here, with focus on older works for which U.S. copyright has expired. Thousands of volunteers digitized and diligently proofread the eBooks, for you to enjoy.


Reading Group Guides

ReadingGroupGuides.com has more than 4,500 discussion guides. New guides are added monthly + contests, author interviews, advice for book groups and more!


Time All-Time 100 Novels

Welcome to the massive, anguished, exalted undertaking that is the ALL TIME 100 books list. The parameters: English language novels published anywhere in the world since 1923, the year that TIME Magazine began.


Young Adult Library Services

This database provides access to all of YALSA’s annual selected book and media lists, awards, and honorees. These resources are developed by library staff and educators to support the collection development and readers’ advisory work of library staff. These books and media have been selected for teens from 12 to 18 years of age, and span a broad range of reading and maturity levels. We encourage adults to take an active role in helping individual teens choose those books that are the best fit for them and their families.