To view a list of new books added to our collection each month,
For information on our book clubs, click here.
Rare Book Dealers & Organizations
Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America - http://abaa.org/-
Bibliophile - http://www.bibliophile.net/
- lists over three million rare and
used books for sale by independent booksellers worldwide. The system
"puts you in direct contact with the booksellers so there are no
fine press volumes, rare editions, old books, new books, maps, autographs,
BookFinder.com is a one-stop search site that lets users view the collections
of over 40,000 sellers of new, used, rare, and out-of-print books.
New York Review of Books
New York Times Books
- http://www.ebooknet.com/ According
to their Web site "free e-BookNet's mission is to build the eBook
community. We aim to be the best-known and highest quality place on
the Web for people interested in electronic books to exchange news,
information, ideas, and writings. eBookNet is both a clubhouse for the
eBook-aware and a welcome center for those new to the technology. Our
news and feature pages cover all aspects of electronic books, including
hardware, software, writing, publishing, and business developments."
Project Gutenberg - http://www.gutenberg.org/wiki/Main_Page Volunteers have created this well known site which includes "classic books from the start of this century and previous centuries, from authors like Shakespeare, Poe, Dante, as well as well-loved favorites like the Sherlock Holmes stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, the Tarzan and Mars books of Edgar Rice Burroughs, Alice's adventures in Wonderland as told by Lewis Carroll, and thousands of others.
Internet Public Library Online Text
Collection - http://www.ipl.org/reading/books/
Knowledge Rush Book Directory
Best Book Buys
Booklist http://www.ala.org/booklist/ Each year Booklist reviews nearly 4,000 books for adults, more than 2,500 titles for children, more than 500 reference books and electronic reference tools, and 1,000 other audiovisual materials. They also publish a wide variety of feature articles including author interviews, bibliographies, and book-related essays by well-known writers.
Booksense - http://www.booksense.com - The independent bookseller's response to Amazon.com. You can have the convenience of online shopping and still patronize your favorite independent bookseller.
Barnes & Noble http://www.barnesandnoble.com/
Borders - http://www.borders.com/
Banned Books - http://www.ala.org/bbooks/challeng.html This American Library Association's Web site includes lists of challenged and banned books, quotes about censorship, and links to many articles and other sites on the topic of censorship.
Best Books Of The Year http://www.libraryjournal.com/ This on-line version of the Library Journal has links to book reviews including the "Best Of" for the year.
BookArts Web - http://www.philobiblon.com/ - Information is available on letterpress printing, typography, hand book binding and paper making, rare book dealers and conservation of library materials. Included are home pages of individual book artists, printers, and bookbinders and their organizations, several listservs with searchable archives, specialized bibliographies and links to a variety of arts organizations.
Bookspot - http://www.bookspot.com/ BookSpot.com "simplifies the search for the best online texts, book reviews, reading lists, author and publisher information, book stores, book news, events and more."
all links were valid as of 12/13/06
To make suggestions about this site, to report dead links, or for information related to book resources you may contact Ms. DeLaughter at:
William K. Sanford Town Library
Phone: (518) 458-9274
last updated 6/4/02