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  1. Young Adult Programs & Services

    Leave this field blank Archive of Booklist Collection Development Webinars Booklist ’s free webinar series offers multiple programs each month.  Booklist editors host leading practitioners, authors, and publishers’ representatives on a variety of topics, ...

    admin - 09/25/2012 - 17:25 - Online Learning

  2. Reading with a Critical Eye: Evaluating YA Literature

    This course is designed for individuals who wish to develop a more critical lens while reading.  Initially focusing on the basic elements of literature (including both fiction and nonfiction), it then broadens out to consider form and format (i.e., graphi ...

    NMUNGUIA - 02/25/2015 - 16:41 - Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

  3. Navigating the Divide between Teens and Tweens

    The role of the young adult services librarian and the school librarian is constantly changing and evolving. Increasingly, young adult and school librarians are being called upon to serve both teens and tweens. How can librarians navigate the divide betwe ...

    admin - 01/23/2015 - 15:51 - Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

  4. Growing, Managing, and Defending the Young Adult Budget

    How can I gain support for teen initiatives among library management and friends? Where can I find grant money for teen programs and materials? How do I construct a grant application that funders will want to sponsor? These are common concerns for librari ...

    admin - 01/23/2015 - 15:36 - Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

  5. Tapping Youth Participation to Strengthen Library Services

    Utilizing teen input in a respectful and practical manner is a challenge at any library, yet it has countless rewards. Through this YALSA e-course, participants will learn practical ways to work with teens to improve library services. Participants will le ...

    admin - 01/23/2015 - 16:42 - Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

  6. Tech Tools for Teen Leadership

    Let's face it, learning and using new technologies can seem overwhelming.  However, many of the technologies that spring up every day can help you be a better leader in your library and a better manager of teen library services. You can also use many ...

    admin - 01/23/2015 - 16:45 - Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

  7. Reaching Teens with Gaming (YALSA)

    Gaming at the library refers to board, card, role-playing, and big games, not just digital video games. Thinking about hosting board game nights or starting a circulating video game collection? Already offering Rock band and Mario Kart and looking for a n ...

    admin - 01/23/2015 - 16:01 - Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

  8. Power Programming

    This YALSA e-course is designed for library staff members who want to learn about new ways to bring more teens into their school or public library with up-to-date programs. The course will cover several types of programming and related elements, including ...

    admin - 01/23/2015 - 15:57 - Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

  9. Power Up with Print

    Get more teens reading! Young adult literature is a rapidly growing field and keeping up with the latest in YA literature can be challenging. Through this course students will learn about key young adult authors and books, and will learn how to evaluate a ...

    admin - 01/23/2015 - 15:54 - Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

  10. Making the Match

    Become an expert and connecting teens with books!  In a survey by Smartgirl.org and YALSA, the majority of teen respondents said that they would read more if they knew about more good books to read. In Professor Lesesne's own survey of 3600+ teens (2 ...

    admin - 01/23/2015 - 15:49 - Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

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