Library Hack #24: Get Personalized Book Recommendations with NoveList

Library Hack #24: Get Personalized Book Recommendations with NoveList

Find your next favorite read: with your WCLS card, you get a free subscription to NoveList, a powerful book recommendation tool that offers personalized book ideas.

Find books/eBooks/eAudiobooks based on:

  • Read-a-likes: get recommendations based on past reads within the same series, by the same author, or within the same genre/plot line.
  • Specific style: choose the storyline, character, writing style, and tone you prefer, then get clickable links to the books that suit your style.
  • Key criteria: search by topic, keyword, plot, genre, time period, and reading level. For example, enter “New York 1920 Family Fiction” into the search bar, and get a list of books that meet this criteria.
  • Emotional appeal: search books that are unconventional and thought-provoking, intricately plotted and compelling, exaggerated and engaging, and more.

When you find a book you like, select “Search the Whatcom County Library System,” and you’ll be taken straight to that item’s reservation page.

Explore personalized book recommendations now!