Books & Literature Databases
Formerly the NetLibrary ebooks collection, containing full text of 20,000+ books on all subjects
Download movies, television shows, music, comic books, ebooks, and eaudiobooks to your laptop or mobile device. Create a free login with your library card and PIN number.
The MeL Books and Reading Gateway includes links to many popular resources, including Bartleby's, Library Thing, Michigan Authors, Michigan Notable Books, What's Next? and MeLCat. MeLCat is a database of holdings in participating libaries around the State of Michigan. Order books, audio books, music, movies and other materials delivered to your participating library by using the MeLCAT tab in the YDL catalog or go directly to www.mel.org.
Database devoted to biographical information about Michigan authors and illustrators.
Find just the right book by subject, age, awards won, Lexile Reading levels, Common Core standards; even books made into movies, and much more. Read reviews and learn about the author. Create your own reading wish list.
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