Good Reading Online

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Good Reading is an easy to use and highly interactive online recreational database with a high percentage of Australian content, created by an Australian company. The resource is available for library staff and members and can be used as a general, fun and easy-to-use reader resource, research tool, readers’ advisory tool or collection development tool amongst other usage options. Good Reading is currently available as an online subscription service in over 700 library locations throughout Australia and New Zealand.

GOOD READING – The Home for Book Lovers

  • Our homepage offers options for readers to discover a wide range of curated content about books and authors to help them find their next good read in your library
  • Articles, book reviews, book lists, book club recommendations and refined search functionaility options
  • 300+ podcasts, competitions to win books and the latest book news deom around the globe
  • The digital version of the popular magazine is an exact replica of the popular print edition 
  • Access via the Good Reading website or link direct to the magazine 
  • Includes hyperlinks to more information on the Good Reading website 
  • Access to all back issues of the magazine 
  • Zoom, keyword search, rotate pages, print functionalities 

GOOD READING FOR YOUNG ADULTS – The Home for Teen Book Lovers from 12+

  •  Access to all articles and independent book review
  •  Ability to submit your YA members book reviews for publishing
  •  Interviews, articles, competitions, video/interactive content, book lists
  •  Helps readers find new and recommended YA books to borrow from the library
  •  Encourages young adults to get involved in reading and writing 
  •  Easy, independent navigation journey and unique link that directs young adult members straight to relevant content

GOOD READING FOR KIDS – The Home for Young Book Lovers from 0-11

  • Independent books reviews from picture books for the very young, non-fiction for kids, to books for primary age kids
  • Interviews with authors and extracts from new books
  • Recommended book lists by age guide
  • Sneak peeks inside books
  • Books to win with regular competitions
  • Video/interactive content and podcasts with authors of children’s books
  • Downloadable teachers’ resources, kids’ activities 
  • Opportunities to publish younger readers’ book reviews and writing including short stories and poetry
  • Assists parents, teachers, and kids to find new books to borrow 
  • Unique link directs young library members straight to relevant content 
  • Opportunities to publish younger readers’ book reviews and writing including short stories and poetry




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