About NoveList Plus
Looking for a good book to read or listen to? Click on the NoveList Plus link to access EBSCO's NoveList Plus database. NoveList Plus is a complete readers's advisory resource for fiction and nonfiction titles.Contents:
- Book and audiobook recommendations from book experts
- Book reviews
- Read-alike suggestions
- "Appeal" headings to focus in on what attracted you to an author or a title
- Series information
- Book discussion guides
- Lists: top ten, best of, favorites, etc.
- Accelerated Reader information included for juvenile titles, if available
- Your favorite author hasn't written anything lately? Find authors with a similar appeal.
- Find the order of the titles in the series you just discovered.
- Librarians - do you need help suggesting relevant titles to your customers? Check out the reader’s advisory tools.
Help Resources from the Nebraska Library Commission Staff
- NoveList Help Sheets:
- What is Appeal?
- List of Appeal Terms
- Download a copy of The Secret Language of Books: A Guide to Appeal, 2nd edition
- Field Code Searching - video (1:49), chart and cheat sheet
- NoveList YouTube Channel
- NoveList Plus Scavenger Hunt
- Appeal Scavenger Hunt
- NoveList & NoveList Plus Overview Trainer Guide (20 pages)
- NoveList & NoveList Plus Overview PowerPoint (34 PowerPoint slides)
- NoveList Search Strategies