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Reader Services

Librarian helping a patron find a title

Find Your Next Read

Looking for what to read next? We can help. With experts at every library location, we can help you track down what to read next. Visit your library so a staff member can help you find a few titles based on your reading preferences. 

Tailored Titles

Tailored Titles

Can't make it into our libraries? That's okay, our Tailored Titles service can help you find what to read/listen to next. Complete a survey to share your reading/listening preferences with us, and one of our experts will create a personalized list to meet your criteria and genre preferences.  

 

Want to take your reading up a notch?

Sign up for our Tailored Titles genre-based newsletters and get suggestions emailed directly to your inbox. 

 

NoveList

You can use our NoveList readers advisory service to receive instant suggestions based on your past favorite reads.

 

Interested in getting credit for your reading?

During June and July, participate in our Summer Reading program and earn points and prizes. The more you read, the more points and more chances to win great prizes. Sign up for an account today.

Upcoming Live Reading Recommendations

Tailored Titles Live Reading Recommendations

October 13, 2022
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Books & Reading
Event Description:
Our reading experts are standing by so tell us the last book you liked & we'll suggest what to read next! You can also receive suggestions on Twitter and Instagram. ...

Tailored Titles Live Reading Recommendations

November 8, 2022
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Books & Reading
Event Description:
Our reading experts are standing by so tell us the last book you liked & we'll suggest what to read next! You can also receive suggestions on Twitter and Instagram. ...

Tailored Titles Live Reading Recommendations

December 12, 2022
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Books & Reading
Event Description:
Our reading experts are standing by so tell us the last book you liked & we'll suggest what to read next! You can also receive suggestions on Twitter and Instagram. ...
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Reading Suggestions

The Summer Slide 

Emily Williams, Teen Services Manager and Kristin Williamson, Children’s Services Manager, Outreach and Engagement Services 

 

The Summer Slide isn’t a new feature at the local park or splash pad. No, the Summer Slide is what happens between school years when young p...

Why should you read aloud to your children?

Sarah Brown, Librarian, Downtown Library 

 

Every year, research continues to highlight how reading is a fundamental building block to learning. Literacy can impact graduation rates, earning potential, justice-involvement, and even health outcomes. The simple act of ...