Membership in JLG is easy—and it gives you access to a wealth of member benefits. To qualify, simply order one or more JLG or SLJ Series Nonfiction Categories for your library.
Quality selection of new-release children’s and young adult books
The JLG editorial team reviews more than 3,000 new titles each year, in manuscript or pre-publication stages, submitted to us by the publishers. We choose only the best of the best. In fact, 95% of JLG selections go on to receive additional awards or starred and favorable reviews. Learn Why JLG is preferred by over 23,000 libraries nationwide.
The best books shipped to you every month
You’ll have new materials every single month, all year long. Even at the end of the year when your budget money is spent, you’ll still have the best new books coming to your library.
Huge savings on newly released books plus insider deals
As a member, you can also buy other current JLG selections for the same member price. The JLG backlist allows you to purchase previous JLG selections at members-only pricing, some as low as $5. Plus, you’ll be privy to special virtual warehouse sales, monthly books deals and other great insider savings. And, shipping is always free.
Free Standard MARC records, standard and placeholder
We offer standard MARC records for download on our Web site at no charge. For those with additional requirements, fully customized MARC records are available for a modest charge. We also offer free placeholder MARC records. These are basic (skeleton) records you can load into your system to prevent duplicate orders. Learn more
Access to exclusive JLG thought leadership content
From book reviews, newsletters, and blogs to webcasts with our authors, illustrators and partners, full-color posters and special discounts, you will receive new and unique members-only content and offers all year round.
Discounts on SLJ, LJ, and The Horn Book Magazine
As a member of JLG you will get special discount pricing on our sister company publications: School Library Journal, Library Journal, The Horn Book Magazine and The Horn Book Guide. Learn more