NoveList Plus

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NoveList Plus

What is NoveList Plus?

NoveList Plus is a powerful resource for readers searching for that next good read. It allows readers to use a favorite author or title as a template to locate other authors and titles of interest. You can browse theme-oriented book lists at every reading level and look for outstanding titles in Award Winners. You can learn more about books and authors through Feature Articles, Book Discussion Guides, and BookTalks.  NoveList contains materials for all ages including picture books, children's "chapter" books, young adult titles and books for adult readers. You can also choose to search only books for younger readers by using NoveList K-8 Plus.

How do I get started?

  1. Have your library card ready (Don't have one? No problem! Check out our eCard registration page)

  2. Click on the "Go" button above

  3. Sign in with your library card if asked

  4. Search for a favorite author, title, or series using the Search box at the top of the screen. 


  • Read-alike recommendations

  • Listen-alike recommendations for audiobooks

  • Series information

  • NoveList has appeal: Appeal factors are terms that help you decide whether a book is “your style”. Learn more about Novelist's appeal language

  • A single place for reviews: Tired of searching multiple places just to find out what people are saying about a book? NoveList includes reviews from professionals (Booklist, Kirkus, Library Journal, Publishers Weekly, School Library Journal), as well as from readers (via Goodreads). One stop shopping!

  • Lists!: Top ten, best of, favorites -- hundreds of reading lists that make it really easy to quickly find great books to read.

  • Award winners, all in one place: There are A LOT of book awards out there -- Caldecott Medal, Pulitzer, Man Booker, etc. Find them all in one place. 

  • On The Shelf (OTS): Where we show which titles in NoveList are available in your library. Read more about OTS

Available For use on

Any computer, tablet or phone with internet and browser capabilities.  There is currently no app for this product.

Need Help?

Contact us by emailphone or in person at any library branch.

To see all available NoveList tutorials, visit the NoveList YouTube channel.