May 27, 2020
New genre in NoveList: Manga to anime!
Introducing our new genre to help anime and manga fans find their way to the latest chapter: “Manga to anime!”
May 21, 2020
Celebrity book clubs!
Got patrons asking for this month’s book in Reese Witherspoon’s book club? Say hello to the latest addition to media mentions — celebrity book clubs! Now you can search for and find the latest picks from some of the most prominent book clubs in American media. Whether you are looking for Oprah’s latest pick or trying to find out what author was chatting it up with Terry Gross last night, you can find both this information listed in NoveList and NoveList Plus. Want to know more? Keep reading.
May 19, 2020
Access PBS Books Author Videos through NoveList Plus
PBS Books is dedicated to connecting books with audiences by engaging them in unique experiences to spark their curiosity and encourage a life-long love of reading and learning. As part of their work, they have created more than 700 videos with authors at a variety of conferences and book events and you can now access them all through NoveList Plus!
May 15, 2020
Easy online book display ideas
Another day, another Facebook post with reading suggestions. Your community is loving them. Your ebook circulation is off the charts. And you got a personal thank you from the local independent bookstore because people have been ordering books from the plethora of titles you’ve been recommending. So what’s next?
May 12, 2020
How to pivot to an online Summer Reading program
For many public libraries in the United States, the cornerstone event of the year is the annual summer reading program. Prizes and special events organized by librarians help prevent the Summer Slide for kids. Summer reading also gives kids and their caregivers a chance for social interaction and a sense of community.
May 6, 2020
Summer reading master list: 2020 edition
Every year, we put together a "master list" of our best resources to help you survive whatever the summer reading season throws your way. This one is sure to be different (and stay tuned for more updates on this!). We're continuing to add fresh content and helpful resources to help make your daily librarian-ing easier. Here is the updated summer reading master list for 2020.