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Book Collection: Nonfiction Remote Access Allowed

  • Search more than 4,100 popular nonfiction books. The database includes full text entries on core subject areas, as well as information on careers, health, sports, adventure, technology, life skills and more.

In the Stacks Remote Access Allowed

  • New materials at the Juneau Public Libraries.
  • Over ten years' worth of reviews written by library staff member Kathy Ward and featured in her weekly column in the Juneau Empire.
  • Fully searchable and includes adult and juvenile materials, including audiobooks and DVDs.

Novelist K-8 Remote Access Allowed

  • This resource will help you decide what to read next, help engage your younger readers and encourage reading success!
  • Fiction and nonfiction titles for children and teens.
  • Expert reading recommendations from librarians and school media specialists.
  • Connections to curriculum requirements for reading, listening, and writing.
  • Read-alikes for every title, author, and series.

Novelist+ Remote Access Allowed

  • This resource will help you decide what to read next, help you pick books for your book club, and help you guide your children’s reading.
  • NoveList can:
  • Match a Favorite Author.
  • Match a Favorite Title – Find similar titles.
  • Explore Fiction.
  • Explore Best Books.

Staff Picks Remote Access Allowed

  • Checkout some of the our favorites!
  • Picks include fiction, non-fiction, DVSs and audiobooks.
  • Interested in writing your own reviews? We share patron reviews on the library blog.

WorldCat Remote Access Allowed

  • Can't find it in the Juneau Public Libraries catalog? Try searching the world's libraries!
  • Interlibrary-loan (ILL) service is available free of charge to our patrons and we are often able to borrow items on your behalf from libraries throughout the United States.
  • To request an item, you may call 586-0437 or create an account to submit your own request.
  • More info on ILL.