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OPL Recommends

Your reading adventure starts here. We've got 10 great ways to discover your next read.

10 great ways to discover your next read

  1. Monthly Staff Picks: Every month, our librarians recommend a hand-picked selection of books based on a theme. Become a subscriber to receive fresh suggestions in your inbox, or find them online.
     
  2. Summer Reading Recommendations: We've created two printable brochures with categories such as Post-Apocalyptic, Decade You Were Born, Set in a Foreign Country, Stranger Than Fiction, Award Winners, Books with Pictures, The Book Was Better, Short and Sweet, and Wisconsin Reads. The online brochure links directly to the catalog for your convenience. 
     
  3. Shelf Selected on Facebook Live & Instagram Live: Straight off the shelves, these are books our librarians are excited to share and discuss with you!
     
  4. Download a book and read anywhere with these free apps and your Oshkosh Public Library card: Hoopla and Libby (Overdrive) are your sources for books, audiobooks, graphic novels, childrens books, television shows and movies. Borrow and read more than 300 popular magazine titles on Libby.
     
  5. Sync: A FREE audiobook service for teens.  
     
  6. Novelist: Discover new authors and titles (If you like...then you may like...). Browse theme-oriented book lists, awards lists and reader websites.
  7. LibraryReads: The top ten books published this month that librarians across the country love.

  8. Fantastic Fiction: Information about more than 350,000 books and bibliographies from 30,000 authors.

  9. What should I read next? Type in the title of a book you like and the site will analyze a database of readers' favorite titles to recommend what you should read next.

  10. Current Bestsellers: What's trending now?