With encouragement of a community of writers across the country, authors have the goal of producing a 50,000-word novel at the end of 30 days. After NaNoWriMo is over, stories can be edited and evenpublished;Sara Gruen’s水和大象Erin Morgenstern’s夜马戏团，例如，一开始是NaNoWriMo的项目。
How does a public library fit in to NaNoWriMo?
- NaNoWriMo的’s库外展指南has event suggestions, resources, testimonials, and FAQs for libraries looking to get involved this year.
- If you prefer involving students or teens, ALA’s Public Library Association offers tips for incorporating NaNoWriMo’sYoung Authors Programat your library.
- Morley Library in Ohio is providing a “Come Write In” space, computers, refreshments, resources, and for “old school” writers—paper, pencils, and pens.
- Upper Moreland Free Public Library in Pennsylvania is holding weekly write-ins, and supplying donut holes and coffee, because it takes “so much caffeine” to write 50,000 words!
How does Gale fit in?
By providing tools for writers to hone their skills, help for making writing into a career, and resources for learning about other authors.
- 金宝搏彩票盖尔课程contains over a dozen instructor-led online classes perfect for writers—fromWriting Essentials和开始作家的车间toMystery Writing要么写青少年小说, there’s also choices likeAdvanced Fiction Writing和的关键在于有效编辑.
- Interested in getting a degree in English? Use测试与教育咨询中心to research undergraduate and graduate schools, get help with entrance exams, and search for scholarships available to writers.
- Twayne’s Authors Online深入关键的介绍，向生命的优惠和世界主要作家的作品。它还提供了对历史和文学运动的影响的评论。
- Scribner Writers Online载有关于生活散文和来自世界各地超过1400名重要作家作品。参赛作品将作者的个人和历史背景的工作。
Anne Nagrant is a Customer Success Manager who serves public libraries throughout the US and Canada. She came to Gale in 2012 after a fun career in historical museums. She has a BA in anthropology and history from the University of Michigan. Anne is invigorated by promoting education via non-traditional paths.