Stealing a page from People Magazine’s popular annual feature, we thought you may be interested to know what’s hot in the world of eBooks. I mean, there’s no Adam Levine or Johnny Depp here, but you’ll find a listing of fascinating and informative resources that are in high demand across the country. Nearly as exciting.
Here are the Top 25 GVRL eBooks for Public Libraries across the United States. See who they appeal to!
- Idiot’s Guides: Digital Photography, ideal for Photographers in your community.
- Idiot’s Guides: Making Money With Rental Properties, for Financial Planners you serve.
- Idiot’s Guides: Project Management 6, for the Goal-getter.
- DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Austria, especially appealing to The World Traveler.
- Idiot’s Guides: Knitting, for all of your Crafters.
- The Complete Idiots Guide to Medical Terminology, for the Health Care Professional.
- Idiot’s Guides: Sewing, which appeals to the Crafters in your community.
- Idiot’s Guides: Grammar And Style, which appeals equally to the Goal-getter, the Self-improver, and the Writer.
- DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Barcelona & Catalonia, another title ideal for The World Traveler.
- Top 10 Chicago, The US Traveler scores!
- Idiot’s Guides: Drawing Manga, for The Teen.
- Idiot’s Guides: Philosophy 4, a title custom-made for the The Philosopher.
- Idiot’s Guides: Surviving Divorce 4, suited to the needs of the Modern Family.
- DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Canada, for The Traveler, of course.
- DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: France, um…The World Traveler.
- Idiot’s Guides: Microsoft Excel 2013, good for the Financial Planner or the Goal-getter.
- The Complete Idiots Guide To Selling Your Crafts On Etsy, ideal for The Crafter looking to cash in.
- Idiot’s Guides: Playing Guitar, to support The Musician.
- Idiot’s Guides: Dog Training, for the Modern Family.
- Idiot’s Guides: Weight Training, information for the Health Nuts in your community.
- Idiot’s Guides: Yoga, more for the Health Nuts
- Back Roads Australia, you guessed it…The World Traveler.
- Back Roads Germany…The World Traveler.
- DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Russia…ditto.
- Eyewitness Travel Family Guide: Florida…and, yes, The US Traveler.
The real winner here is any Beginner in search of the facts.
With an award-winning eBook platform (GVRL), Gale has pretty good insight into what’s hot in Libraryland when it comes to research-oriented eBooks. And with unlimited cross-searching across all titles in your collection, patrons will be able to pinpoint information on the topic they’re interested in.
GVRL provides persistent URLs for each article, so users can share or bookmark their finds confidently; the information won’t disappear on them. In addition, users can easily translate articles into their choice of 13 languages – so you can serve non-English-speaking members of your community without hesitation.