September 21, 2020
It’s a digital world out there and you want your patrons to see the library first — as the provider of reliable, credible, vetted resources.
September 17, 2020
Literary Fiction Starter Pack
This week, LibraryReads and NoveList offered another installment in our popular Crash Course genre webinars, this time in literary fiction. Presenters Stephen Sposato and Jessica Lin broke down the intricacies of the definition and history of literary fiction, shared ways to help fans of the genre, and gave us a sneak peek into what they’re excited to read this fall.
September 10, 2020
Keep library staff learning and engaged with remote professional development
NoveList understands the importance of staff training. We’ve been working to help librarians connect books to readers for more than 20 years. Our experts have extensive library experience, so they know and understand the challenges your staff face. We can help build the confidence and capacity they need to represent your library more effectively to readers, whether it’s at the desk, in the stacks, or through book displays, newsletters, and social media. Our training can be delivered remotely, so staff can keep learning, even during a global pandemic.
September 8, 2020
Five tips to create amazing library digital signage
The advent of digital signage has been a revelation for libraries. The ability to share messages on a digital screen, with its flexibility, has opened a new world of promotion for librarians.
September 4, 2020
Spotlight on: Handwritten recommendations and descriptions
As Recommendations Lead here at NoveList, I have the distinct pleasure of editing our advisors’ reading recommendations and descriptions every day. Real live librarians and bookish experts handcraft these gems (in 100 words or less) to lead you and your customers to their next favorite title, author, or series.
August 31, 2020
Top 10 most searched titles in library catalogs: August 2020
Ever wonder what library users worldwide are searching for in catalogs just like yours? At NoveList, we’ve got the data.