Books and Authors
Information on more than 140,000 books and 50,000 authors, including read-alikes, award winners, and librarians’ favorite lists
Children's Literature Comprehensive Database
Find just the right book to meet your needs! CLCD provides over 2.1 million Children's and Young Adult Literature records with professional reviews of books, multimedia and audio books. Entries on books dating back to 1922.
Original scripts, skits and monologues, and adaptations of classics. Provides a step-by-step guide to putting on a play. Printable programs and posters included. Great for teachers and drama enthusiasts!
Literature Resource Center - LRC
Search for literary works and authors in this database of full-text journals and articles. Searchable by the title of the work and the century in which it was published.
Find poems, short stories, essays, plays and speeches. Searchable by title, author, subject, nationality , genre and more. Many available in full text.
An informative database with access to over 100,000 fiction titles. You can find books based on author, title, or description; browse genre and/or award lists; search for reviews; read book discussion guides.
An informative database with access to fiction titles directed toward a Kindergarten through middle school audience. You can find books based on author, title, or description; browse genre and/or award lists; search for reviews; read book discussion guides.
TumbleBooks for Kids
View these animated, talking picture books at the library or on a home computer.
Wondering what comes next in your favorite series? Kent District Library's search can help!
WorldCat connects library users to hundreds of millions of electronic resources, including e-books, licensed databases, online periodicals and collections of digital items.