Tools For Readers

Are you a voracious reader? There are a number of online tools that can help you manage your library cards, find books you want or new titles to read, join an online book club, organize your library, and more!

BookLetters - sign-up for BookLetters e-newsletters delivered right to your email

Booklist Online - read thousands of reviews and hundreds of author profiles and literary articles (you need a Dennis library card to use site, or use at the library)

LibraryElf.com - keep track of your library cards

LibraryThing - organize your library and connect with other readers

goodreads - keep track of what you are reading and want to read, find reader reviews, and connect with other readers

Shelfari - similar to goodreads, but with a highly visual and stylized interface

Bookmarks Magazine Online - free book reviews, articles, and more

Open Book Club - join an online book club

Virtual Catalog - search the state for titles you can't get through CLAMS (you need a CLAMS card to use the site)

WorldCat - search the world for materials in libraries close to you (based on a zip code you enter)