Books and Literature
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Download eBooks and Audiobooks to your computer, or transfer to your iPod®, MP3 player, eReader or other portable device 24/7! All you need is a Cape May County Library card and internet access. No specail device is need, you can download eBooks and audiobooks to your computer or laptop.
Audiobook Cloud offers streaming audiobooks online for adults, teens and children.
Examines great writers, important works, memorable characters, and influential movements and events in world literature. [Infobase Learning]
Search for in-print or forthcoming books, audios and videos by author, title, subject, ISBN, publisher or other searches.
The Columbia Granger's World of Poetry contains 250,000 poems in full text and 450,000 citations. Granger's offers complete coverage of the works of several individual great poets, including the complete poems of Shelley, Blake, Burns, Keats, Marvell, Poe, Unamuno, Heine, Baudelaire, and other major poets. Each biography is followed by a short bibliography, consisting typically of the standard edition of the author's collected poems, the standard biography of the poet, and a standard critical work on the author.
Provides complete biographical and bibliographical information and references on more than 120,000 U.S. and international authors. [Gale]
Readers' advisory at its best. Use Fiction Connection to locate fiction suggestions based on a title that you already enjoy. Or, take advantage of the broad category search featuring topic, genre, setting, character, location, and timeframe.
Literary Reference Center (LRC) is a comprehensive literary reference database, which provides users with a broad spectrum of reference information from antiquity to the present day. LRC is a completely full-text database that combines information from over 1,000 books and monographs, major literary encyclopedias and reference works, hundreds of literary journals, and unique sources not available anywhere else. [Ebsco]
LitFinder is the largest, most comprehensive and most current literature database available. It is a one-stop resource that includes poems, stories, essays, plays and speeches. [Gale]
NoveList K-8 Plus is aimed at helping younger readers find fiction and nonfiction they want to read - whether in a school setting or in public library childrens' rooms. Full-text reviews from sources like School Library Journal and Booklist are available for many titles. NoveList K-8 has all of the searching features contained in NoveList and allows users to search by author, title, series, theme or topic. [Ebsco]
NoveList® Plus will help users find that next great read. With well over 200,000 fiction and readable nonfiction titles included, plus feature content including lists of award-winning books, Book Discussion Guides, BookTalks, Recommended Reads and more, NoveList Plus is a complete readers' resource. [Ebsco]
OneClickDigital, a Recorded Books company, offers downloadable audiobook selections from popular authors such as John Sanford, Charlaine Harris and Nevada Barr. You can search and browse for eAudiobooks and listen to previews. To download and listen to eAudiobooks, you must first create a free OneClick Digital account.