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Author Check

A new way to connect with your favorite authors. An easy way to track your favorite authors. Receive email alerts when the library receives a new book by authors you've selected. A full database of authors and their books, that the library owns, including author profiles. In real-time, see new materials being added to our library's collection, of your favorite authors. A way to search for your favorite authors by genre. If you love to read mysteries, find other mystery authors that the library owns.

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Gale Literary Sources

LitFinder provides access to primary literature content, including the full-text of poems, short stories, essays, speeches, and plays. Some works may only be available as citations or excerpts. LitFinder also includes biographies, work summaries, photographs, and a glossary. The database is international in scope and covers all time periods.

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Gale Virtual Reference Library

Gale Virtual Reference Library offers complete content of book titles from the Gale Group of publishers. The collection includes subject encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference works in more than 15 subject areas. Broad topics include the arts, literature, history, environment, and more.

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Literature Resource Center

Gale Literature Resource Center is a complete literature reference database. Contains electronic version of biographical, bibliographical and contextual information on authors and their works (fiction, nonfiction, poetry, drama, history, and journalism).

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New Book Alerts

Now there's an easy way to check on new books, movies and music arriving at the library every week. Visit our New Book Alerts page, or subscribe to our New Book Alerts newsletter. As soon as a new title "hits-the-shelf" you'll be one of the first to know about it. Then click on the "borrow" link to reserve your copy.

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Novelist K-8 Plus

logoNOVPK8LgTeens and children will be able to identify books based on titles, authors and topics they have read and enjoyed. It also provides full-text reviews and annotations. Now includes non-fiction and biographies.

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Novelist Plus

logoNOVPLgThis "readers' advisor" database has something for everyone. Adults, teens and children will be able to identify books based on titles, authors and topics they have read and enjoyed. It also provides full-text reviews and annotations for over 20,000 titles. Now includes non-fiction and biographies.

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Select Reads

If you love to keep up with the latest releases and your favorite authors, SelectReads is for you. You can sign up for monthly newsletters that will keep you up to date on your favorite genres or authors, including new releases at SRPL; see what books have won major awards and each month we will send you a newsletter with book selections for the month.

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Twaynes Authors Series

A literary resources which includes the full-text of the Twayne's U.S. Authors, Twayne's English Authors, and Twayne's World Authors. Covers hundreds of significant writers around the world.

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