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Book Recommendation Websites
New York Times Best Sellers
Authoritatively ranked lists of books sold in the United States, sorted by format and genre.
Amazon's Best Sellers
Amazon's list is updated hourly and includes all formats, subjects, & audiences.
Find prize-winning fiction organized by the award name. Includes regional and national award winners.
Children/Young Adult Book Awards Guide
Browse various award categories to see lists of winners and honors for each year.
American Library Association
Recommended reading lists from the ALA.
Move the sliders to express what you are looking for and see what comes up! You can select by mood, emotion, plot shape country, and more.
BookBrowse is an online magazine for booklovers - including reviews, previews, "behind the book" articles, author interviews, reading guides, and much more.
What Should I Read Next?
Enter a book you like and the site will analyse our huge database of real readers' favorite books to provide book recommendations and suggestions for what to read next.
E-books & Audio Books
Provides access to digital content, such as Audiobooks and eBooks for patrons of participating libraries throughout Montana. Sign in with your NetID & Password
HathiTrust Digital Library
A partnership of academic & research institutions, offering a collections of millions of titles digitized from libraries around the world.
Online Books Page
Over 40,000 free books (in the public domain) on the Web
Project Gutenberg was the first provider of free electronic books, or eBooks. Michael Hart, founder of Project Gutenberg, invented eBooks in 1971 and his memory continues to inspire the creation of eBooks and related technologies today.
Rare Book Room
Examine and read some of the world's greatest books from some of the world's greatest libraries. They are digitized in high resolution.
Free audiobooks in the public domain.
The MSUB Library has book clubs for both students and staff. Contact the library at 406-657-1662 for more information.
Book Club Girl
Book Club Girl is a promotional service of HarperCollins Publishers offering reviews and resources for book clubs
Book Club Suggestions
Need suggestions for your book club or want to start one! Check out this site.
Goodreads is a free website for book lovers. Imagine it as a large library that you can wander through and see everyone's bookshelves, their reviews, and their ratings. You can also post your own reviews and catalog what you have read, are currently reading, and plan to read in the future.
Find out what the book clubs at MSU Billings are reading by following this board.
LibraryThing is an online service to help people catalog their books easily. You can access your catalog from anywhere—even on your mobile phone. Free account allows you to catalog up to 200 books.
Release your print book back "into the wild" for a stranger to find or directly to another BookCrossing member. Books are exchanged in public places. You can track where they go via journal entries.
Books for the Visually Impaired & Physically Handicapped
Montana Talking Book Library
A Regional Library of the National Library Service (NLS) for the blind and physically handicapped. Free service for those who qualify.