Boston Public Library


Electronic Resources

Subject Departments: Reference & Reader's Advisory
Further resources may be found on the Electronic Resources web page, e-mail or by calling 617-536-5400

Search for information about new, rare, used, and out-of-print books. - Advanced Book Exchange

Bibliofind - Bibliofind has combined with

Information on publishing and the book industry


Care and Maintenance of Books
Frequently asked questions of the Northeast Document Conservation Center

Conservation and preservation information for books, paper, photographs, etc.

Book collecting
Massachusetts and Rhode Island Antiquarian Booksellers

Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America

Awards, honors, and prizes
List of US Book and Publishing Awards (part of Wikipedia page listing global book awards)

AwardWeb: Collection of Literary Award Information (Pulitzer, Nobel, Mystery, Science Fiction, etc.)

Boston Public Library's Adult Booklists.

Boston Public Library's Booklists for Children.

Brookline Booksmith Bookstore's list of bestsellers (scroll down for list).

Oprah's (Winfrey) Book Club selections.

Publishers Weekly bestsellers.

Authors speaking locally
Boston Public Library author series

Brookline Booksmith calendar of local events

Harvard Book Store calendar of events they sponsor