November 14, 2016
Betting on books: National Book Award contenders for young people’s literature
We've got a primer on books for young people to get you pumped for the National Book Awards announced on Wednesday, November 16th.
November 10, 2016
Fan of manga? Try light novels!
If you or your patrons enjoy graphic novels, and, more specifically, manga, take a look at our newly created genre, light novels.
October 19, 2016
Wish I’d known… From folders to bibliographies
As I wrote about in my previous Wish I’d Known installment, I’ve been working at NoveList for a couple of months and keep bumping across features that I wish I’d known about when I worked at a public library.
October 13, 2016
#KenBone: A pop culture/readers’ advisory fusion
We heard you loud and clear, NoveList subscribers. The enthusiasm generated by our recent Pop Culture webcast showed us that readers' advisory librarians clearly see the benefit of using pop culture to engage library patrons.
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 6, 2016
Relevance is in the eyeballs of the beholder
Google, Bing, Amazon, Apple, and every other major player on the web is engaged in a struggle to capture more eyeballs. Not just any eyeballs -- but the eyeballs of the 87.65% of US residents that use the Internet.