Ingram Blog

What a Ride, that Summer Slide

By Gina Molter , MLS, Collection Development Librarian 


3 Ways to Save Money on Library Cataloging and Processing

Tricia Racke Bengel, MLS, Sales & Services Manager, Ingram Library Services
Between collection development and checking a book out, a lot happens.  And, just like everything else, someone has to decide how those things happen in your library.  Perhaps the decision was made over 20 years ago, and no one remembers why. 


How to Boost Your Online Title Sales Today with High Performing Book Descriptions (2020)

The Art and Science of Book Descriptions that Sell 


Gender Nonconformity in Picture Books

By Wendy Rancier, MLS, Children's Collection Development Librarian, Ingram Library Services 


Go the (Social) Distance: How to Make the Most of Social Media

As the world practices social distancing, activity on social media is flourishing. Tap into a more engaged network and make the most of social media with these tips from our @IndieBookBuzz crew and examples from fellow booksellers. 


What Books Are Buzzing for Summer/Fall 2020: Coming Soon Webcasts

Beth Reinker, MSLS, Manager, Collection Development Adult & Youth Materials 


Together We Thrive

Pamela Smith, VP & General Manager, Ingram Library Services 


The Power of Storytelling

Kathryn Shaw, Manager of Collection Development Programs 


All About Manga: Genres and Terms Every Librarian Needs to Know

Debbie Davenport, MLS, Collection Development Librarian 


Closed to the Public? Here are Some Ideas for Library Staff Both in Buildings and at Home

By Alex Arthun, MLIS, Collection Development Librarian, Ingram Library Services