Book Bundles: Curbside Library Services That Delight
In the eighth episode of the Open Book Webcast, Digital Services Manager Tana Elias and Librarian Kathy Wolkoff share how they implemented a creative book bundle program at Madison Public Library in Wisconsin. Their innovative approach introduces patrons to readers’ advisory, a core library function, and is delivered through curbside library services.
The idea for the book bundles emerged as a way to efficiently connect patrons with physical materials while interlibrary loans were on pause. Watch the full episode below to explore the details of the program and hear about Tana and Kathy’s experiences as library professionals during the COVID-19 pandemic.