July 22, 2019

Search alerts turn Stranger Things into readers’ advisory

Harnessing what else is going on in your readers’ lives can make for effective readers’ advisory. Some readers make it easy by asking their favorite librarian -you- about a book they might have heard about during an NPR driveway moment or while watching their fave news show. 

June 20, 2019

What can you do with Media Mentions?

Do you have patrons who want to check out the latest books featured on morning talk shows? You’re in luck! Last month, we launched a new enhancement, Media Mentions. With this, we are highlighting books that have been featured recently in the media – outlets like Fox News’ Fox & Friends, NPR’s Marketplace, HBO’s Real Time with Bill Maher, and even Bravo’s Watch what happens live with Andy Cohen! So what can you do with Media Mentions?

May 28, 2019

Media Mentions in NoveList and NoveList Plus

Do you have readers looking for books they’ve heard about on the radio or television? If so, you’ll be excited about a new tool in NoveList that will help you help them. Media Mentions will track which new titles have garnered buzz on popular U.S. radio and network and cable television programs, like NPR’s On PointEllenCBS This Morning, or The Daily Show