January 19, 2017
Reading inspires making
One of the hottest topics in education today is makerspaces. Everyone seems to have an idea about what you should do with yours. At NoveList, we know books have a place in all makerspaces, not just as how-tos, but to inspire innovation and creativity.
January 17, 2017
Wish I’d known… Library helper genres
You’re probably already familiar with many of the genre headings NoveList uses, like Romances, Science fiction, and Historical fiction. But we also have genre headings that gesture toward a given book's form, point of view, or distinguishing characteristics. We call these our “Library helper” genres.
January 12, 2017
Announcing the 2017 edition of The Secret Language of Books
Have you ever wondered if books have their own secret language? We here at NoveList think they do, and we call it appeal.
Event Date: February 14, 2017
Webcast: Library Newsletters Made Easy(ier)
Looking for strategies to help your library get the word out? Join Nancy Dowd, co-author of Bite-Sized Marketing: Realistic Solutions for Overworked Librarians, for a session on making your library newsletter work harder for you.
January 11, 2017
A new year of RA inspiration
A new year is upon us, and no matter how you feel about 2016, I think we can all agree that 2017 is… Well, I think we can all agree that it’s here. No one can disagree with that, right? Just like how no one can disagree that readers still come to the library to find something great to read.
January 5, 2017
Reading resolutions for 2017
It’s January and that means Goals! Resolutions! Plans to do better next year!