Available Reads

Available Reads

Displays availability of ebooks and audiobooks from your local library on GoodReads pages.

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What is Available Reads?

"Available Reads" is a uniquely designed Chrome extension that simplifies finding books from your local libraries. Adding a seamless functionality to Goodreads review pages and bookshelves, it displays the availability of ebooks and audiobooks available at your preferred libraries. The extension uses Libby/Overdrive to provide accurate information. Moreover, you can add and search across multiple libraries, making it an incredibly useful tool for all avid readers using Goodreads.

Stats date:
Rating: 4.74 (98)
Version: 5.2.1 (Last updated: 2023-10-09)
Creation date: 2018-10-13
Manifest version: 3
  • storage
Host permissions:
  • *://www.goodreads.com/*
  • *://*.overdrive.com/*
Size: 259.07K
Email: Click to see
URLs: Website
Risk impact: Moderate risk impact
Risk likelihood: Very low risk likelihood

Other platforms

Not available on Firefox
Not available on Edge

See your local library's ebook availability right from Goodreads! This extension adds a simple listing of copies available from Libby/Overdrive on each Goodreads review page and in your Goodreads bookshelf.

You can even add multiple libraries to search from!

User reviews
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  • Saves time in finding available books
  • Differentiates between ebook and audiobook availability
  • Lets user view multiple libraries' catalogues at once
  • Regularly updated by the developer
  • Great integration with the Goodreads site
  • Needs to access browsing history
  • Doesn't support paper books availability
  • Doesn't work well with new Goodreads layout
  • Lacks option to hide audiobooks or unavailable books
  • Works only with Overdrive
Most mentioned
  • Easy to use
  • Works with Overdrive
  • Integrates well with Goodreads
  • Checks book availability in libraries
  • Needs update to work with new Goodreads layout
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Risk impact

Available Reads may not be safe to use and it requires some risky permissions. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing.

Risk likelihood

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