Books & More

Join other book lovers to discuss great books at these monthly programs. Call the appropriate library to reserve the book. See the Events Page for times, locations, and details.

York County Library book club kits contain 10 copies of the book and a discussion guide with questions and an author biography.

Download e-books, audiobooks, and magazines for your computer, tablet, or phone (requires a York County Library card).

Suggested Reading

Your Next Read

Looking for your next good read? YCL Staff are happy to help. Fill out this form and answer a few questions on your likes and dislikes. In just 1-3 days you will have a personalized selection of titles to pick from! 

YCL Read Woke Quick Picks

This list contains 10 different categories of "diverse voices" that coincide with the Read Woke Challenge. Under each category is a list with a sample of notable resources from our collection, and every title has links to various formats to check out or place on hold.

SelectReads

Offers monthly genre newsletters; "new arrivals" newsletters; custom, subject-based monthly newsletters created by you; author spotlight newsletters highlighting authors and the books in our collection; and popular awards lists for children, teens and adults. Other great features are book descriptions, reviews, and author profiles for every title. All book, eBook, and DVD recommendations are part of the YCL collection, so you can place a hold on whatever you like when you see it. 

Beanstack

Sign up for a weekly email booklist for yourself or your children, customized by age, interests, background, and reading level.

Novelist Plus

Resource of fiction and nonfiction titles to guide readers in finding their next title to read. Provided by DISCUS (home access requires a York County Library card).

Goodreads
Check out book reviews, get personalized recommendations, and track what you're reading, have read, and want to read. Rate, review, and share books, and see what your friends are reading.

Best Sellers

See what books are on The New York Times Bestsellers list this week.

 

New Arrivals

View new titles in your favorite categories that have been added to our collection within the past 30 days.

Books for the Visually Impaired

South Carolina State Library's free Talking Book Services sends recorded fiction and nonfiction books, specialized playback equipment, Braille and large print books, magazines, and descriptive videos to blind, visually impaired, and other readers of all ages with qualifying disabilities.

York County Library's Interlibrary Loan (ILL) service provides for books, articles from periodicals, master's theses, and other materials not in the library system to be borrowed from other libraries throughout the country.

See what used books and more are available through the Friends of the York County Library Book Sales.

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