Books and Reading

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All resources are available for use within the Library. Resources marked with require a Resident* Library Card.

*Resident areas include Iowa City, Hills, University Heights, Lone Tree, and rural Johnson County.

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An EBSCO general academic index to scholarly periodicals and journals

A FirstSearch Index to journals in science, technology, medicine, social science, business, the humanities, and popular culture.

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NEW! Biographical information on 650,000+ people from throughout history, around the world, and across all disciplines.

Create your own personalized reading room with Books & Authors. Write reviews, share booklists, and learn more about the authors you love to read.

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NEW! Provides full-text online access to hundreds of multidisciplinary reference book collections, including art, history, law, medicine, psychology, technology, bilingual dictionaries and encyclopedias

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NEW! A one-stop source for news, periodical articles and transcripts on a wide range of topics with coverage back to 1980 and millions of full-text articles.

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Find books and other resources in Iowa libraries.

NEW! Full-text access to Irving Weber's 850 Iowa City Press Citizen articles on Iowa City and Johnson County history.

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New York Times expanded bestseller lists

Recommendations and reviews for adult and teen fiction and nonfiction based on your favorite titles, authors, and genres.

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NEW! Informational articles at an easy reading level.

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WorldCat connects you to the collections and services of more than 10,000 libraries worldwide.