Erinn Batykefer, MLIS

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The M Word: Marketing Libraries

The ‘M’ Word – Marketing Libraries is a collaborative blog by Nancy Dowd and Kathy Dempsey, of Libraries are Essential.  The M Word’s goal is to help librarians learn about … Continue reading

May 3, 2012 · Leave a comment

Display Showcase: Author Laini Taylor

Readers hungry for more after reading Laini Taylor’s Daughter of Smoke and Bone will find their way to her other titles, but how do you introduce them to patrons who … Continue reading

May 1, 2012 · Leave a comment

What to read after… The Hunger Games trilogy by Suzanne Collins

Chances are, with the Hunger Games movie in theaters, you have a horde of teens (and everyone else!) asking to read the books, and then looking for something new and … Continue reading

April 25, 2012 · Leave a comment

Teen Book Display: Titles with snappy dialogue & word-play

At Middleton Public Library, we pull together a new table-top book display in the teen section every couple weeks.  It’s a super-easy way to market old and new titles in … Continue reading

April 25, 2012 · Leave a comment

Teen Read Week Display and Raffle

The following is the proposal and event marketing outline I submitted for for Teen Read Week, October 16-22, 2011.  I’ve included pictures of the display I created at the Youth … Continue reading

April 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Interactive Posters using Glogster

What is a Glog? Interactive poster loaded with text, graphics, music, videos, and more. Glogster is FREE. Glogs are are easy to make, and offer a unique social-media platform for … Continue reading

April 22, 2012 · Leave a comment