Event Date: May 23, 2019
Webinar: Crash Course in Fantasy
Are you intimidated at the thought of helping readers of fantasy? Whether your readers are fans of classic fantasy (like the Lord of the Rings series) or love the steamy, urban fantasy of Anne Bishop, let NoveList and LibraryReads break down the best these genres have to offer your readers—from Academies of magic to the Faerie realm.
Event Date: May 8, 2019
Webinar: Promoting Library Card Sign-up Month (from inside and outside the library)
The moment that someone gets their library card is a key moment in their life. Library Card Sign-up Month should be more than just waiting for more of those people to find us—we need to find them. Join John Chrastka, Executive Director at EveryLibrary and LibraryAware’s Pam Jaskot and Kathy Lussier as they share their hands-on experience, strategies, and tactics in successful library card sign-up month campaigns.
Event Date: March 19, 2019
Webinar: Crash Course in Crime, Mysteries, & Thrillers
Are you intimidated at the thought of helping readers of crime, mysteries, and thrillers? Whether your readers are fans of police procedurals (like the Inspector Gamache series) or fans of Grisham-esque legal thrillers let NoveList and LibraryReads break down the best these genres have to offer your readers—from behind the iron curtain to unreliable narrators.
Event Date: January 15, 2019
Webinar: Crash Course in Science Fiction
Are you intimidated at the thought of helping science fiction readers? Whether your readers are fans of dystopian reads (like the Divergent series) or Afrofuturism works (like the Broken Earth novels), let NoveList and LibraryReads break down the best science fiction has to offer your readers—from alien invasions to weird science.
Event Date: November 29, 2018
Webinar: Promote your collection to increase circulation and engage readers!
Join us to hear from three library systems that shine the spotlight on their collections in creative ways beyond displays and bookmarks.They’ll share why promoting books in all formats made a difference -- not only to their circulation but to their patrons as well. Whether your collection fills a few stacks or a few buildings, you'll take away real-life strategies that will change the way you promote what your library offers.
Event Date: September 18, 2018
Webinar: Unlocking Themes to Improve Your Readers’ Advisory
From rookie on the beat to secret babies, there are dozens of themes that your readers adore. Let RA expert Becky Spratford and metadata maven Cathleen Keyser show you how adding themes to your RA toolbox can supercharge your readers’ advisory, circulation, and programming.