Who's in your community? Fascinating, complex people with wide-ranging interests. Give them the resources they need and you’ll demonstrate your library’s essential value.
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Learn the Research Habits of Public Library Users
Read consumer behavior studies, industry stats, and Library Journal's own 2014 "eBook Usage in U.S. Public Libraries" to learn more about what members wish they'd see in their libraries.
Help Your Visitors Acheive Their Goals with GVRL
54% of visitors use the library to research topics that interest them. GVRL provides top titles from the best nonfiction publishers and complements other eBook platforms, so they can find what they need with ease.
Showcase the Power of Your Library's Resources
Layer your library workshops with subject-specific eBooks, instructor-led online Gale Courses, and other popular electronic resources.
Promote your eBooks
Gale has the people and the promotional tools to help you boost awareness and drive usage.
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Take two weeks to discover how GVRL delivers great eBook research experiences for your community—anytime, anywhere, and from any device. It's on us!
See Behind the Scenes
Watch our video series, "The Insider Librarian" to see today's info-seeking behaviors and other user habits revealed.