Books & Media
Search the Evergreen catalog and check your account here. You can create lists and keep track of what you’ve read and you can place holds for books from the 107 member libraries.
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Here’s a list of local living authors compiled by Ivy Tech in collaboration with local public libraries : http://faculty.ivytech.edu/~trenners/Southeast%20Indiana%20Authors-%20October%202017.pdf
Listen to book recommendations and reviews by Phil Kuhn on The Fly Pod.
Want to keep track of what you’ve read and want to read? Want to see what your friends are reading and get recommendations for future reads? Sign up for Goodreads. It’s free! There’s also an app for your tablet or smartphone.
FictFact is a resource that can help you sort through all the different series that your favorite authors are writing. You can sign up for alerts to find out when the latest book in the series will come out. FictFact requires registration but it’s free.
Thinking of a movie with your favorite actor? You know the plot but you can’t remember the title. The Internet Movie Database provides all sorts of information about movies, TV shows and celebrities.
The New York Times Bestseller list shows you what’s hot each week in fiction and nonfiction for all ages in both print and ebooks.