Write Your Own Reviews
using My Discoveries
With the Skokie Public Library's Enhanced Catalog, everyone's a critic! It's all possible using the My Discoveries feature.
After searching for an item, click on the My Discoveries link and create a free account by choosing a username and password. Your email address will only be used to send you a lost password if needed; it will never be used for email marketing, or sold to an outside source.
Using My Discoveries Features
|Rate: Let others know if an item is a 5-star classic or a 1-star dud.|
|How:||Click on the "Save or tag" link for an item. Ratings run from terrible (I hate it!) at 1 star to excellent (I love it!) at 5 stars.
|Review: Share your thoughts on any book, movie, or CD in the collection.|
|How:||Click on the "Save or tag" link for an item. The "Write a review" link will appear; click on it to display a box where you can type your review.
|Tag: Help describe items in the catalog by adding your own keywords.|
|How:||Click on the "Save or tag" link for an item. You can enter more than one tag for an item using spaces to separate them. To assign a phrase as a tag, enclose it in quotation marks, such as "United States".
|List: Create lists for private use, or to share with others.|
|How:||Click on the "Save or tag" link for an item. The default setting for all new lists is "Private." If you'd like other people to see your list when browsing the catalog, check the "Make my list public!" option within your My Discoveries profile.|