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The Waukegan Public Library subscribes to NoveList, an online resource that helps you find your next favorite book.  You can access NoveList two ways:

1. Visit us at the Library. Anyone can access NoveList from any library computer.
2. Log in from home. Use your Waukegan Library barcode number to log in to NoveList from the comfort of your home or office.

We want you to get the most out of your subscription, so try the links and searches below. They’ve been specially prepared to help you find your next favorite book. Remember, you can always ask a librarian for help. Happy reading!


Have you read all the books from your favorite author, but are still thirsty for more? Let NoveList recommend books written by authors whose writing styles are similar to your favorite. 

Book Discussion Guides

Do you lead or attend a book discussion?  Have a school assignment due and just don’t understand the text?  These guides will help you analyze a book and enhance your discussion.

Awards/Notable Books

Is it on your to-do list to read all the Newbery Books?  Keep up to date with Award Winning and Notable book titles.

Search by Plot

Enter keywords such as Victorian Mystery or Urban Erotic Fiction.


Need the next in a series?

Find a list of books in a series by typing in a part of the name, such as 39 Clues, Harry Potter or Alex Cross.