Applies to: NoveList | NoveList Plus | NoveList K-8 | NoveList K-8 Plus November 2016
Books by Culture Author characteristics
Setting and location
Author limiters make it easy to find authors from a particular country or culture.
Want to find books set in your favorite city? We add location info as subject headings. Here’s how to search by location.
Author Nationality identifies the country where the author lives or has spent a significant amount of time. Cultural Identity is the cultural, ethnic, or national group the author associates with, regardless of where they were born or live.
TRY IT Click the Advanced Search link Select an option from the Author Nationality or Author Cultural Identity limiters Click Search
Awards lists by country Browse our award lists for winners from Canada, Australia, and New Zealand.
TRY IT From the top toolbar, hover over Browse By
When to use:
Librarians: Creating a book display on authors of a particular nationality?
TRY IT Enter SU New York City in the search box Click Search
Readers: Want to find books set in your favorite city?
At the Result List, use the limiters the left to narrow the list by genre or appeal
Limit by location
Parents: Looking for children’s books from authors from a certain cultural background?
No matter what search you start with (genre, subject, appeal, etc.), you can then limit your results by locations.
TRY IT Enter GN Historical Fiction in the search box Click Search
Click Award Winners
At the Result List, expand the Location limiter menu on the left
From Awards by Genre, select Australia and New Zealand or Canadian
Select one of the Location options to limit your list of books www.ebscohost.com/novelist/