As a NetGalley publisher, you have control over who has access to your title, and when. We understand that some member types may need longer lead time than others. For example, booksellers and media need digital review copies before bloggers do. Members who can't request a title can always wish for it, which is a great way to generate interest without receiving requests.
You can set dates for request ability, or leave it open-ended. Consider strategically using your Pub Date and Archive Date to target activity when you want it, especially for popular genres like Romance or YA.
We recommend scheduling dates for each member type ahead of time so that you can set it and forget it. Take a peek at some suggestions and best practices here.
To schedule request availability by member type, navigate to the Title Details page. Select the orange arrow under the Availability section of the left-hand menu. From there, check the "Available in 'Find Titles' option and click "Set custom availability (optional)."
Then, simply select dates or select member types from whom you want to receive requests. Those who cannot request will be able to wish. If you switch all member types to Get Wishes, the title will appear in the catalogue as Wish Only for all members.
Or, keep the title Private/Invite Only to see these options: