LJ’s Reviews of RUSA’s Top Genre Fiction | ALA Midwinter 2016

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At the American Library Association’s Midwinter Meeting in Boston, the Reference & User Services Association’s (RUSA) Reading List Council, made up of 12 expert readers’ advisory and collection development librarians, announced the 2016 selections of the Reading List, an annual best-of list comprised of eight different fiction genres for adult readers. A short list of honor […]

LJ’s Reviews of RUSA’s Notable Nonfiction & Poetry | ALA Midwinter 2016


Check out LJ‘s reviews of the 2016 selections of RUSA’s (Reference and User Services Association) Notable Books List

RUSA’s Top Pop Fiction | ALA Midwinter 2014


At RUSA’s Book and Media Awards Ceremony, held Sunday January 26 at the Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel, the winners of the 2014 Reading List were announced.
Started in 2007 by RUSA’s CODES section, the list highlights genre fiction that merit special attention by adult readers and reader’s advisory librarians.

The Reader’s Shelf: May 1, 2013


An examination of recent winners of the Sophie Brody Medal, which demonstrate the importance of learning and memory in Jewish culture.

Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction & Nonfiction Shortlist Announced


ALA announced its shortlist for the second annual Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction and Nonfiction on Monday, April 23rd, naming three nominees in both fiction and nonfiction.

Reference News from ALA Midwinter


Reference News from ALA Midwinter