SBPL Coffee Break (Episode 6)

Mentioned in this episode: Makerspace Open Lab: Stranger Things Escape Room: Solvang Readaloud – Oliver Twist: Family Book Club: Red Queen: Red Queen (Hoopla): Norse Mythology: Fortnite: Animal Crossing – City Folk: Summer School: Masters of Doom: Saga of the Swamp Thing: EPISODEContinue reading “SBPL Coffee Break (Episode 6)”

SBPL Coffee Break (Episode 5)

Mentioned in this episode: Anime Club – Reptile Family (Carpinteria) – Leather Stamping – BYO Book – Shannon in Nashville – Coathangers Live Album – Magic Gone – King Princess EP – You Think It, I’ll Say It – Eligible – Austen Project – EPISODEContinue reading “SBPL Coffee Break (Episode 5)”

SBPL Coffee Break (Episode 4)

Mentioned in this show: Tech Tasting: Chess Club: Art Adventures: Music Academy: World Refugee Day: Social Justice Book Club: Hard Love: The Miseducation of Cameron Post: Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe: Locas: Locas II: Love and Rockets on Hoopla: reading “SBPL Coffee Break (Episode 4)”

TBT – Banned Books Week

One of my least successful displays (from a circulation perspective). Readers were less inclined to check-out the books, but their interest was piqued (and surprised in some cases) as they turned this display into a bit of a game (the title were written on the back).

Bones & Scones Gets Props

Partners in Crime: How Indie Authors and Libraries Can Work Together to Gain New Readers I’ve been working on a project with Library Journal and the SELF-e program and my baby, Bones & Scones, got a mention. I love doing this program because of the community voices and unique genre that is highlighted. Plus, scones!Continue reading “Bones & Scones Gets Props”

Shelf Wizard

My library recently purchased a number of these Shelf Wiz labels for throughout the adult reading stacks. They are findability tool and one part reader advisory resource. So far we have received a lot of positive feedback from patrons. Much thanks for my friend, Kaytlyn, who is an avid library user and pointed out thatContinue reading “Shelf Wizard”