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Librarians Say
"We're absolutely loving BookBrowse! For the fun of it, I took a peek at our YTD usage stats and in two months, we've already seen more use of this service than many of our others in a year!"
- Erin Chestnutt, Beauregard Parish Library, LA.

"BookBrowse is a wonderful, easy-to-use service that provides excellent book recommendations. We love the thorough reviews, read-alikes, author interviews and reading group guides." - Ali Birnbach, Mill Valley Public Library

Patrons Say
"I really enjoy your website and my book club friends think I am so smart because I am so informed about books!" - Betty

"You are directly responsible for expanding my reading horizons exponentially." - Georganne

"I really enjoy receiving your newsletters - they run rings around the ones I receive from publishers and other sites." - Barbara

BookBrowse For Libraries

Library Resources

Print materials are mailed to subscribing libraries on request, at no charge

Print Web & Print

Suggestions on how to tell patrons about BookBrowse:

  • Pin posters on noticeboards or endcaps.

  • Place tentcards beside computer terminals, on reference or checkout desks, or on top of low bookshelves.

  • Put bookmarks at the checkout desk, or inside reserved books.

  • Share these materials with your bookclubs, Friends of the Library, and other groups.

  • Send a press release to local media.

  • Link to BookBrowse from the homepage of your website using a simple logo or our rotating book jacket image that automatically updates with the latest reviewed books.

  • Link to BookBrowse from internal library pages using a logo, text descriptions, a rotating book jacket display, or static book jacket images.

  • Mention BookBrowse in mailings and emailings to your library patrons, and encourage them to sign up to receive BookBrowse's newsletters.