Librarians “Read ‘n Rave” Their Favorite ALA Annual 2015 Picks!

Librarians “Read ‘n Rave” Their Favorite ALA Annual 2015 Picks!

Last Monday we rounded out a terrific ALA Annual 2015 with a standing-room only Read ‘n Rave panel (similar to BEA’s Shout ‘n Share) moderated by Booklist‘s Rebecca Vnuk. Here’s what the all-star collection development specialists found on the exhibit floor to share with you: Seattle Public Library’s David Wright kicked it off with A […]

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ALA Annual 2015 – Monday Events

ALA Annual 2015 – Monday Events

It’s the last day of ALA Annual 2015! Say hello/goodbye to us in the Macmillan (adult) booth #1009 and finish strong with today’s great events: Auditorium Speaker Series featuring Joshua Davis with Rick Jacobs and David Thomson – From Cover to Screen – Books to Movies 8:30-10:00am Moscone Convention Center | Esplanade 305 Joshua Davis […]

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Macmillan Library @ ALA Annual 2015 (Booth #1009)

Macmillan Library @ ALA Annual 2015 (Booth #1009)

We’re happy to leave our hearts in San Francisco with you fine librarians next month at ALA Annual! Stop by the Macmillan (adult) booth #1009 and attend all of the fabulous events on our schedule below (RSVP ASAP)! Friday, June 26 In-booth signing with Jane Cleland & Kelli Stanley 5:30-7:00pm Moscone Convention Center | Booth […]

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Free Edelweiss/LibraryReads Training Webinar

Free Edelweiss/LibraryReads Training Webinar

LibraryReads logoEdelweiss logoAre you new to LibraryReads?
Heard about it but not sure how you can be involved? 
Then make sure to attend the free Edelweiss/LibraryReads training webinar on March 5th from 4-5:30 EST!

Hosted by Joe Foster of Edelweiss with Stephanie Anderson of Darien Library, CT and Stephanie Chase of BiblioCommons, you will learn how to:  

Find ARCs of new and upcoming titles
Track titles in Edelweiss using tags, collections, shelves, and more
Nominate titles for LibraryReads
Write succinct, compelling reviews
Connect with other librarian users in the Edelweiss Community
And so much more!

Update: the recorded webinar is now available to view online! Click here to watch the presentation.


Additional Edelweiss resources:
Nominating titles for LibraryReads 
Edelweiss Community 
Downloading and Requesting Digital Review Copies 
Downloading to various e-reading devices 
Notes, Tags, Etc. 
Creating Saved Filter Sets for quicker browsing

If you're a Collection Development librarian:
Creating an order 
An “Intro to Buying via Edelweiss” webinar (shows order creation, order
management, etc.) 
Exporting orders to B&T’s Title Source 3 

Questions? Email Joe Foster at joe@abovethetreeline.com.  [...]

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