Books & Literature

Title Description Use @ home?
BookFlix
Interactive stories, true books and games to play (preschool-3rd grade).
Yes
Booklist

120,000 book reviews.

Yes
Books & Authors
Recommends books for readers. Explore by author/title/genre. Reviews included.
Yes
Contemporary Literary Criticism Select
Critical articles on writings by contemporary authors now living or who died after December 31, 1959.
Yes
Gale Virtual Reference Library Yes
NoveList K-8 Plus
Help connect young readers to books of interest.
Yes
NoveList Plus
Find fiction/nonfiction based on your interests. Try the mobile version.
Yes
Student Resources in Context
Magazine, news and reference articles for middle school through undergraduate. Covers science, literature, history, social sciences, arts, etc.
Yes
Tumble Book Library
Animated stories you can read along to! | Tutorial
Yes
WorldCat
National (and international) library catalog.
Yes
WorldCat.org
Easier-to-use version of WorldCat. Tutorial.
Yes
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  • downloading eBooks
  • researching genealogy
  • finding a job
  • computers and technology
 

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6.012 Patron-Generated Content

04/27/2011
The Library offers various venues in which patrons can contribute content that is accessible to the public.  These include, but are not limited to, blogs, reviews, forums, and social tagging on the Library’s website and catalog.  Any instance in which a patron posts written or recorded content to any of the Library’s venues that are accessible to the public is considered “patron-generated content” and is subject to this policy.
 
By contributing patron-generated content, patrons grant the Library an irrevocable, royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual right and license to use, copy, modify, display, archive, distribute, reproduce and create derivative works based upon that content.
 
By submitting patron-generated content, patrons warrant they are the sole authors or that they have obtained all necessary permission associated with copyrights and trademarks to submit such content.
 
Patrons are liable for the opinions expressed and the accuracy of the information contained in the content they submit.  The Library assumes no responsibility for such content.
 
The Library reserves the right not to post submitted content or to remove patron-generated content for any reason, including but not limited to:
 
  • content that is profane, obscene, or pornographic;
 
  • content that is abusive, discriminatory or hateful on account of race, national origin, religion, age, gender, disability, or sexual orientation;
 
  • content that contains threats, personal attacks, or harassment;
 
  • content that contains solicitations or advertisements;
 
  • content that is invasive of another person’s privacy;
 
  • content that is unrelated to the discussion or venue in which it is posted;
 
  • content that is in violation of the Library’s Code of Conduct or any other Library policy