March 1, 2017
Using LibraryAware to tell San Mateo County Libraries’ Story of Impact
A partnership between San Mateo County Libraries, Pivot Design, and LibraryAware made it easy for library staff to quickly create programming flyers and advertise other services in three different languages, while maintaining consistency in their brand and voice across the board.
February 27, 2017
Linked data 101
Ever wonder how movie listings show up at the top of a google search, even when all you type in is the name of a recent release?
February 21, 2017
Find Battle of the Books titles (that kids want to read)!
Want to get students interested in broadening their horizons by reading a wide range of genres? How do you entice reluctant readers to read? The answer -- Battle of the Books!
Event Date: April 11, 2017
Webcast: Informed Browsing: Explore Your Library’s Collection with Metadata
Want to engage your readers -- wherever they are? Need tools to explore the depths of your collection, and to offer that almost-forgotten book to the reader who will love it?
February 17, 2017
Changes come to NextReads
For the past eleven years, NextReads has shared more than 26,000 reading recommendations with library patrons across the world. This year, we're making a few small changes.
February 10, 2017
Lessons from my RUSA Reading List experience
My two years on the Reading List Council were great years from which I emerged better (I hope!) at RA and with my genre horizons forever broadened. Leaving has given me the chance to share with you what I liked best about it and recommend this undertaking to anyone with a yen for readers’ advisory and a spare room shelf to fill.