FASTips
(Frequent Author and Series TIPS®)

Collection Development Services

FASTips

This is a free service for our customers. Set your preferences one time and receive your books automatically. You can edit your selections at any time.

Features of FASTips

  • Recommended lists for popular authors and series (see list details below)
  • Option to add your own authors and series — such as local authors
  • Custom profile options meet your specific needs
    • Unlimited author/series choices
    • Choose binding preference
  • Orders placed prepublication and visible on Bibz®, Brodart’s online ordering tool
  • Seamless interfacing with TIPS® selection lists to prevent duplication
  • Download on-order records so patrons can place holds
  • Keep your profile current with updates to authors and series provided by our Collection Development Team

 

Recommended Author and Series Lists

Choose from the following:

  • Adult Authors and SeriesAfrican-American & Urban Literature, Fiction, Inspirational, Nonfiction, Fiction, Graphic Novels, Nonfiction, Biography, Travel GuidesDownload Adult Listings
  • Children's Authors and SeriesChapter Books, Easy Readers, Fiction, Graphic Novels, Nonfiction, Biography, Picture Books, Board BooksDownload Children's Listings
  • Teen Authors and SeriesFiction, Graphic Novels, Nonfiction, BiographyDownload Teen Listings

Spanish FASTips

Not a Spanish-language expert? No problem! Brodart's selectors cover the basic needs for Spanish collection development.

Choose from the following programs:

  • Blockbusters: Automatically receive professionally selected Adult Fiction and Nonfiction from the most popular authors and current hot topics (15 titles each month)
  • Popular Paperbacks: Automatically receive professionally selected Popular and Recommended Fiction (15 titles each month)
  • Recommended Picture Books: Selected book-in-hand for content and bind quality (5-10 titles each month)
  • Essential Juvenile Selections: Board Books, Picture Books, Easy Readers, Chapter Books, Nonfiction (20 titles each month)
  • Young Adult Fiction: Popular Young Adult Fiction (Original Language and Translations — 5 titles each month)

 

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