Contents: Local Bookstores and Bookstore Events
: Buying Books Online
: Books Online
: For writers
..Turn off your mind relax and float downstream ... an introduction to beat writers
Kerouac, Ginsberg, Burroughs, Ferlinghetti, and more.
--Literary Kicks - by Levi Asher
- Chronicle Book Reviews - weekly from the SF Chronicle
- MetroActive | Books - Reviews and more
- The San Francisco Public Library
See the General Collections Homepage and the
online "card" catalogue.
- Libweb - for a list of Libraries Online
- Book Lovers' Links - compiled by Mindy McAdams
- Books AtoZ
Intended to be a working tool to enable anyone to produce, distribute or find
books. Lists a large number of resources for research in books and libraries.
Includes a list of Publishing Organizations in North America.
Local Bookstores and Bookstore Events
- Bay Area bookstores with cafes - Superlist No.580
- Stacey's Professional Bookstore - 581 Market Street
- Borders Books and Music
- 400 Post Street
- SF Events - at
A Different Light Bookstore - Gay and Lesbian Literature at 489 Castro
- San Francisco Calendar of Events - for A Clean, Well Lighted Place for Books
- Printer's Ink Events
- Palo Alto & Mtn. View
- San Francisco Bay Area Bookstore Events - for more places to look
- More Bookstores - at Bay Area Yahoo
- The San Francisco Bay Area Book Council
..drawing together the area's rich literary and
publishing resources to celebrate books and promote
- BookWeb - from the American Booksellers Association
- the Internet Book Information Center - by Frederick Zimmerman
"The granddaddy of book-related sites on the Internet" --Publishers' Weekly, June 1995
- NameBase Book Index - from Public Information Research
NewsLine, essays and book reviews by subject
- Usenet: alt.books.reviews -
- Book: Reviews - at Yahoo
Buying Books Online
- Buying books online - by Laura Evenson, Chronicle Staff Writer [9/18/96]
- Amazon.com Books - perhaps the largest Internet "bookstore" with 1 million titles and discounted prices.
- The On-line Books Page - an index of thousands of on-line books
- Authors - at Yahoo
- Secular Web Library
Maintained by The Internet Infidels, they provide a vast library of out of copyright works.
for writers ...
- Screenwriters & Playwrights Home Page - by Charles Deemer
Includes list of General Writing Resources
- Write On Magazine
Florida-based electronic literary magazine designed to promote the work of writers and aspiring writers from all over the world.
- Writer's Resources on the Web at Inkspot
- Dan Poynter's Para Publishing provides
extensive information resources for
writers and book publishers.
- WWW Virtual Library pages for Publishers and
- books - at Ken Cheetham's Bay Area Progressive Directory
- For more, see our zpicks and local media pages!