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How to Help Young Readers Enjoy Nonfiction This Summer

By: | May 22, 2018 |

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This Is My Art

By: Joel Franklin | May 02, 2018 |

What would you say to your middle school librarian if you met now? Well, JLG Marketing Manager Joel Franklin had that opportunity recently, without first realizing it!

JLG Director of Marketing, Dawn Driscoll, met Deb Logan by chance in Denver after the ALA Midwinter Conference. Dawn soon learned that Deb works close to JLG’s headquarters in Plain City, OH. Even more amazing . . . Joel’s son was in one of Deb’s classes!

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Warehouse Sale Recap

By: Kayleigh Hanlin | May 01, 2018 |

Twice a year, in April and October, we open our warehouse to librarians to shop our previously selected titles for only $5. During this two-day event, we have the privilege of hearing stories of the amazing work librarians are doing every day. One specific customer this year brought her teen advisory board along for the trip - in a school bus!

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Treat your readers: 9 Tips for Increasing Reader Appetites

By: Christina Dorr | April 05, 2018 |
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Behind the Curtain: JLG Reveals the Selection Process

By: Kayleigh Hanlin | April 03, 2018 |
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Nevertheless, She Persisted

By: Deborah B. Ford | February 27, 2018 |

Nevertheless, She Persisted: Honoring Women Who Fight All Forms of Discrimination Against Women” is the 2018 Theme for National Women’s History Month. 

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Secrets for Librarians:
Mom Blogger Tells All

By: Kayleigh Hanlin | February 27, 2018 |

I sat down with Columbus mom blogger Julie Miller to uncover what type of library programs attract parents, discuss social media tips, and learn how to promote to bloggers. Julie is a Wooster, Ohio native, who started her career in the library world, working summers at the Wayne County Library while in college. Julie started her blog What Should We Do Today? after becoming a full-time stay at home mom, and has been featured on NBC News 4, Columbus Moms Blog, and CAP4KIDS

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