September 17, 2018
Lizzie Borden: On the Big Screen and In Your Library
The infamous Lizzie Borden is in the headlines again, this time as the subject of a fact-based biopic. With the September 14th release of the film Lizzie based on her true story, interest has peaked. And why not? Her trial practically kicked off the whole tradition of sensationalized domestic homicide, something Americans can’t seem to get enough of.
September 12, 2018
Using podcasts for readers’ advisory
September 30th is International Podcast Day and I think most people would agree that podcasts have exploded within the last few years. No matter what you're into, there's a podcast out there that caters to your interests, whether you long to be entertained, informed, scared, or intrigued.
July 25, 2018
A Library for All
Part of most libraries’ mission statements is making sure all members of our community feel that the library is a safe and welcome space for them. Here are ten things to consider when making sure your library is a "library for all."
May 15, 2018
10 ideas for libraries participating in the Great American Read
As libraries around the country rub their hands together, put their heads together, and get ready for a national discussion of reading, we have some ideas of ways you can encourage your community to participate in the Great American Read.
April 20, 2018
Great American Reads
We have to admit, NoveList is all in a tizzy about PBS' Great American Read.
January 16, 2018
Our work…and our resolutions
It’s time to start thinking about what we want to accomplish at NoveList in 2018, and while we have official objectives at the individual, department, and company-wide levels, the truth is that working at NoveList is more than a job -- it’s also tied very closely to our love of books, reading, readers’ advisory, and libraries!