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Readers' Services

Looking for a good read or the latest bestseller? Are you curious about Fort Wayne or Allen County history?

The Readers’ Services department, located on the 1st floor of the Main Library, is a diverse department that includes

  • Classic and bestseller fiction books
  • Information on topics in the social sciences and humanities
  • Periodicals

New Databases

Literature Criticism Online - Take research of literature, history & culture to the next level with this most extensive hand-compiled collection of literary commentary available. LCO covers a huge range of modern & historical views on authors & their works across regions, eras & genres.

Dictionary of Literary Biography - Research the lives, works, and careers of the world's most influential literary figures from all eras and genres.

These databases can be cross searched by clicking here.

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