Books & Literature
This website is a starting place to fulfill the information needs of Arizona citizens and provides access to unique historical and contemporary resources.
Books & Authors brings ease, authority and fun to the question of “what do I read next?” It is the reader’s go-to site for everything: book suggestions from experts, titles, biographies and more. Readers can use Books & Authors to enhance the experience of the book they are reading; dig deeper into its themes and origins; or learn how the author’s life and times contributed to the work.
Ebscohost eAudiobooks provides access to digital audio versions of books. Access is available 24 hours a days, seven days a week.
Ebscohost ebooks provides access to digital versions of books. Access is available 24 hours a days, seven days a week.
Greater Phoenix Digital Library is a web-based, digital media service that allows library patrons to download popular digital audio books, eBooks, music, and video from the library’s web site.
Full-text articles from scholarly journals and literary magazines are combined with critical essays, work and topic overviews, full-text works, biographies, and more to provide a wealth of information on authors, their works, and literary movements.
NoveList is a Readers’ Advisory database that provides author read-alikes, reviews, discussion guides and more on thousands of fiction titles.
TumbleBooks are animated, talking picture books which teach kids the joy of reading in a format they’ll love.
WorldCat contains bibliographic records of books and other materials in OCLC from member libraries worldwide.
Type in an author, and get a customized map showing other authors that readers of that author like to read. It’s a tourist map for literature.