October 16, 2018
Top 5 ways to promote NoveList Select for Catalog to your patrons
Have you seen the newest version of NoveList Select yet? We have ideas on how to promote all this great book discovery information to your patrons.
October 9, 2018
Libraries change lives, but they need resources to do it. With that in mind, EveryLibrary, a nonprofit organization chartered to work on local library ballot initiatives, is challenging everyone to pledge to Vote Libraries this November.
October 8, 2018
Shout-out to Halifax Central Library during Canadian Library Month
I had the opportunity to visit Nova Scotia last week and wow! The green, rocky, dramatic landscape was breathtaking. If you’re like me, you make sure to visit libraries when you travel, so you won’t be surprised that a trip highlight was my time spent at the Central Library.
October 5, 2018
New Feature: NoveList Promotional Templates Now Available in LibraryAware
Like you, we’re passionate about pairing readers with books they will love. We also know it can be hard to get the word out about your awesome readers’ advisory services, so we created these NoveList promotional pieces for our LibraryAware customers.These easy-to-use templates are designed to make readers’ advisory less daunting for you and to help your readers explore all the reading options available at their beloved public library.
September 27, 2018
Audiobooks build reading skills
Audiobooks are gaining in popularity amongst library patrons. While we see the popularity of audiobooks among adults in our libraries, there are compelling reasons to promote audiobooks to our younger patrons. A child’s fluency, inflection, and pronunciation all improve from listening to audiobooks, especially when paired with print materials.
September 19, 2018
‘Argh’ you ready for Talk Like a Pirate Day?
Ahoy ye maties! September 19th is Talk Like a Pirate Day! To celebrate, create a handout or a display of titles with pirates as the central theme. If you are really looking to talk like a pirate (or at least talk the way they are often portrayed), picture books are your best bet for some fun and often funny pirate titles.