We’ve Got You Covered. Try these easy tools to search for your next great book!
Want to know what type of books people who work in a library read? Check out these recommendations by members of the James V. Brown Library staff – and see what we just can’t put down right now!
Receive a Free Personalized Book Guide from the James V. Brown Library
This service is for anyone who enjoys reading great books. Simply fill out a short online questionnaire about your reading habits, likes and dislikes.
When completed, our team will provide you with a list of titles compiled into your very own BookGuide. The service is FREE and you can get started today with your BookGuides Questionnaire.
Also try the BookPsychic service — a simple and fun way to get your next book recommendation. With a point-and-click, you rate titles you thought were great or not so great, and BookPsychic recommends a list “Just For You.” Go to BookPsychic and let the fun begin.
As you rate more items on BookPsychic, you’ll see more and better personalized recommendations for books, audiobooks, eBooks and DVDs you can get from your library now. The more books you rate, the better your recommendations will get, so what are you waiting for?
Are you on Goodreads? It’s the largest site for readers and book recommendations in the world. A home for casual readers and bona-fide bookworms alike, Goodreads users recommend books, compare what they are reading, keep track of what they’ve read and would like to read, find their next favorite book, form book clubs and much more.
When you become a Goodreads Friend of the James V. Brown Library, you can see what new fiction and nonfiction titles (both in print and ebooks) the library has, see what will be filling our shelves in the coming months, read reviews, check out staff picks, and find suggestions for your next great read.