June 20, 2019
What can you do with Media Mentions?
Do you have patrons that 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?
June 19, 2019
8 tips for success with email
So you’re considering trying email marketing to drive patron engagement at your library. Or maybe looking to improve your current strategy. Great! There is a lot to take into account when planning, implementing, and analyzing an email strategy. Here are eight tips to help you find success with yours.
June 18, 2019
Reading the right book at the right time
It’s been one year since the NoveList baton was passed along to the next generation of readers’ advisory experts. Lucky for us, however, Duncan Smith continues to offer us inspiration on the connection between books and our daily lives. In this month’s issue of Booklist Online, Duncan shares a personal conversation on this very topic and reminds of us his own devotion to books and readers.
June 17, 2019
Trope-savvy readers’ advisory for fanfic readers
A lot of popular fanfiction tropes map easily onto NoveList’s romance themes, which stands to reason -- fanfic is a fantastic way to watch your ships fall in love over and over again. But there are also several NoveList themes that correspond to common tropes of gen fic (in which romance is not the focus). Here’s your guide to matching fanfic tropes to NoveList themes.
June 11, 2019
The Nuclear Option
Wondering which Chernobyl characters were based on real people and what their fates were? Thinking about what it was like to work as a scientist behind the Iron Curtain? Curious about other nuclear disasters or industrial accidents? If you or your patrons have questions, we can help.
June 7, 2019
Come see us at ALA 2019!
Librarians, including librarians from NoveList, are converging on Washington D.C. for the ALA Annual Conference. It’s been almost ten years since ALA was in D.C. and there’s a ton of new stuff to see (outside of the conference programming). We hope that you’ll also take the time to stop by the EBSCO Booth #2533 in the Exhibit Hall and get some insider information on what’s new and forthcoming from NoveList.