•Use the Holds List for hot topics.
•Request titles for purchase.
•Use your Interlibrary Loan (ILL) system.
•Know what data bases are at your disposal.
•Use your special collections.
•Ask for recommendations from everyone your trust.
This well crafted article from Book Riot is nothing new for regular library users. It however, a good refresher for librarians and those of us who encourage people to use their library.