New Book Alerts is a free online service that showcases the newest titles purchased by Alameda County Library. You can select to receive alerts via email  and/or RSS feeds  . If you see a new title that you are interested in, just click “borrow” to place a hold on the item right away.

You can select new titles by categories, including Comics & Graphic Novels; Mystery & Thrillers; Biographies & Memoirs; Business & Investing; Cooking, Food & Wine; Health, Mind & Body; Self-Help; Religion & Spirituality; and Audiobooks.  

New Book Alerts give the author, title, description of each book, a picture of the cover, and links to reviews.  If you are an avid reader or just looking for something new to read, you are sure to enjoy the New Book Alerts service.  

New Book Alerts is currently available through a link from the library home page .  It will soon be available through the Catalog start page and Reader’s Corner.