May 17, 2022

Web Tools: "5 Websites That Alert Book Lovers About New Book Releases"

The five alert services (all free) discussed are:

1. Track New Book

2. Book Buzz

3. Any New Books

4. Author Alerts

5. Wowbrary
A service many of you are probably familiar with. Wowbrary alerts users to new books at numerous public libraries around the U.S.

Like many services on the WWW, the four mentioned in the MakeUseOf article are all (with the exception of Wowbrary) variations on a theme. Since the price is right (free), sampling all of them is easy to find the one(s) that might work best for your info need.

Read the Complete Article: “5 Websites That Alert Book Lovers About New Book Releases”

About Gary Price

Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.