October 11, 2016
Newsletters we love
It’s one-twelve in the afternoon. Your readers have just finished their lunch and are popping over to their email accounts for a brief respite before getting back to their daily grind. What are they hoping to find? Something funny? Something interesting. Something…free?
October 5, 2016
Wish I’d known… About the power of personal folders in NoveList
I’ve been working at NoveList for a little over two months now and I’m still bumping across features that make me go, “I wish I’d known this when I was working in a public library!”
August 23, 2016
Webcast: Unlocking pop culture to improve your readers’ advisory
Librarians specialize in books, but some of the best readers' advisory inspiration can be found beyond the printed page. Start the right conversations and you can discover what your patrons love (and what they’d love to see in your library).
August 16, 2016
Your mission: Grow your NoveList usage
When we launched the inaugural Grow Your NoveList Usage Grant Program, we weren’t sure what to expect.
August 9, 2016
Got ink? We’ve got appeals!
The NoveList Book Squad is always on the lookout for inventive readers' advisory opportunities. When we heard about Multnomah County Library's #books4tats campaign, we shared a collective "oooooh!" of appreciation -- and decided to try some tattoo-based RA of our own.
May 24, 2016
BookExpo 2016: Bite-sized trends and takeaways
For youth-serving librarians, attending Book Expo America can feel a little too good to be true: there are books everywhere, and you're allowed take them! There are authors everywhere, and you get to hear them talk about cool stuff! And best of all, there are librarians everywhere, and you get to share your excitement with your peers!