With numerous literacy benefits and high entertainment value, audiobooks are heating up headphones across the country. Celebrate the art of storytelling this June by promoting the audiobook format at your library—new listeners and audiophiles alike will want to join in the fun. Follow these tips and watch your audio circulation soar! Read more
Audiobooks grow increasingly popular year after year. As NPR reported in their story “Demand For Audio Books Keeps Penguin Random House Recording,” there were over 36,000 audiobooks recorded last year. And the CD format is not be underestimated. As librarian and audiobook enthusiast Rachel Smalter-Hall shared, “It’s been exciting to see our community’s love for audiobooks grow…the CD holds list speak for themselves!”
But what is the best way to promote audiobooks and help your patrons easily discover the latest listens available or encourage them to give the format a try? Here are some great suggestions to celebrate—and circulate—audiobooks at your library. Read more
Drop-in alert! Thanks to E L James, your patrons will be seeking some additional…shall we say, shade this summer…because our BOT audio list just got a whole lot hotter.
It’s no coincidence that LibraryReads make great listens. Read more
This promotion has now ended. Thanks for visiting our site! How will YOU celebrate June is Audiobook Month at your library? A few ideas…plus, ENTER below for a chance to WIN a collection of the season’s most anticipated new audio releases. Read more