February 1, 2016
We Have the Winners! Grow Your NoveList Usage Grant Program
Late last year we announced the Grow Your NoveList Usage Grant Program. We received many applications and are pleased to announce the recipients.
January 27, 2016
LibraryReads Comes to NextReads
It's no secret we at NoveList love LibraryReads and the awesome work they're doing helping connect reads to great new books. Now, we've partnered again to deliver the monthly LibraryReads list via NextReads to the subscribers at your library.
January 26, 2016
Accelerated Reader Comes to NoveList
Need to find interesting books for students that match up to Accelerated Reader levels? All NoveList interfaces will now display an Accelerated Reader level for each juvenile title record.
January 20, 2016
Help Patrons Take Advantage of Your Collection When Holds Lists are Miles-Long
You know how the story goes: Stephen King releases a new thriller and suddenly the holds list is 75 deep and growing, or the next book in a popular series is already looking at 43 holds a month before its release.
January 15, 2016
Surprise, Delight, and Diversity: 2016 Youth Media Awards Reactions
Whether you were there in person or watching the results online, Monday's Youth Media Award announcements probably left you with some feelings about what won (and what didn't).
Increase your circulation with data-driven collection promotion
Libraries often ask me which collection promotion strategies will be most appealing to their patrons and result in increased circulation. My answer is probably annoying, but true: it depends. What insights do they have into their patrons’ reading habits? What titles, authors, or series are they most interested in? What trends are they seeing in their data?