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Readers' Advisory - Out of the Box

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Presented for the Indiana Library Federation annual state conference, October 22, 2013

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Readers' Advisory - Out of the Box

  1. 1. Readers' Advisory Out of the Box
  2. 2. Out of the box?
  3. 3. Who am I? • Leah L. White • Head of Popular Materials • Ela Area Public Library • @leahlibrarian • www.leahlwhite.com
  4. 4. Yes but... http://bit.ly/GVhiJd
  5. 5. The Plan • Staff development • Inside the library • Outside the library • Online • Tips and Advice
  6. 6. Staff Development
  7. 7. Self Evaluation http://bit.ly/UFghK9
  8. 8. Staff Book Groups
  9. 9. Questions so far?
  10. 10. Inside the library
  11. 11. Merchandising
  12. 12. Consistent Signage
  13. 13. Shelftalkers
  14. 14. Staff Favorite Bookmarks
  15. 15. Book displays
  16. 16. Visit your local bookstore
  17. 17. Boutique Collections
  18. 18. Give people permission
  19. 19. Covers Count
  20. 20. Questions so far?
  21. 21. Outside the Library
  22. 22. Book Discussions
  23. 23. World Book Night
  24. 24. Ebooks
  25. 25. Questions so far?
  26. 26. Online
  27. 27. Social Networks
  28. 28. Social Networks • Follow patrons on Twitter • Share book news • Participate in #fridayreads • Instant RA on Facebook
  29. 29. Book Lists
  30. 30. Online RA form
  31. 31. A quick note on blogs http://bit.ly/1gtlv6V
  32. 32. Questions so far?
  33. 33. Tips and Advice
  34. 34. Read outside your comfort zone http://www.fabioifc.com/2009_FOLDER/cover-art.jpeg
  35. 35. Listen
  36. 36. Get off your butt
  37. 37. Always give options http://bit.ly/16n1qFR
  38. 38. Never stop reading for pleasure
  39. 39. Thank you. • Questions? • Twitter @leahlibrarian • www.leahlwhite.com

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