October 3, 2016
Fall back in time with NoveList’s new time period breakouts
We announced the addition of time period headings back in June. This metadata is now fully functional in the NoveList databases and I wanted to give you some background on why this project was undertaken.
September 29, 2016
NoveList Amplifies the Power of Linked Data with the Release of NoveList Select for Linked Data
Libraries can now increase the power of linked data by adding reader’s advisory services with NoveList Select for Linked Data™. NoveList®, a division of EBSCO Information Services, (EBSCO) has partnered with Zepheira to boost the visibility of library collections online and enrich the information available to people in the community.
September 14, 2016
Readers’ advisory: Go with the flow
We all want to help our patrons, right? Helping them find their next great read can be as simple as going with the flow -- as long as it's *their* flow. Like library staff, readers have different MOs when it comes to finding books and different ideas about how they’d like to ask a librarian for help -- or if they want to ask for help at all.
September 7, 2016
Binge-worthy reads for fans of Stranger Things
Netflix's hit series Stranger Things overlays fantasy/SF and horror elements with coming-of-age themes and warm-hearted nostalgia for 1980's pop culture. Turn binge-watchers of the series into binge-readers using NoveList!
August 31, 2016
Help is here! Announcing the new NoveList Help site
NoveList is excited to announce the release of the new EBSCO Help site. This new site will replace the current EBSCO Support site, as well as the NoveList Support Center.
August 30, 2016
Appealing to gamers
When we’ve talked about using pop culture to help people find books, we’ve mostly talked about fandom, movies, and television. We’ve also used appeals to recommend books based on tattoos, but there’s a big pop culture world we haven’t explored: gaming.