Google shared a new feature in search quietly on Twitter this week, the ability to search Google for e-books available at your local public library.
Just search for the book title and side that knowledge panel card over to where it says “Get Book” – it will then tell you if it is available to “borrow” by “libraries near you.”
Here is a screen shot I took the other day:
Calling all U.S. bookworms! Now you can take a look at what e-books are available to borrow at your local library, right in Search. 📚 pic.twitter.com/jxiripTUMh
— Google (@Google) September 18, 2017
Forum discussion at Twitter.
This post was scheduled to go live today but was written earlier – I am currently offline today.