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  1. Connecting with Immigrant and Refugee Youth in Your Community

    Thursday, 4/21/2016 2:00 PM-3:00 PM (Eastern) 1:00 PM-2:00 PM (Central) 12:00 PM-1:00 PM (Mountain) 11:00 AM-12:00 PM (Pacific) Join Ady Huertas and colleagues for a program on how library workers can serve the needs of Spanish-speaking immigrant and refu ...

    NMUNGUIA - 05/18/2016 - 11:51 - Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

  2. Soft Serve: Using Soft Skills to Enhance Communication with Colleagues & Improve Service to Teens

    Teen library workers are passionate about serving teens and often we can't understand why our colleagues and managers don't “get it” when it comes to teen services. This webinar will help teen services library workers deliver a positive teen ser ...

    NMUNGUIA - 11/03/2015 - 16:46 - Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

  3. Digital Badges: Show What You Know to Your Boss or Potential Employer

    On-Demand Once In this webinar, Erin Knight discusses digital badges: what they are; how they are more than just an "image" but in reality track valuable information about your skills and accomplishments; how/why they can play an important role ...

    NMUNGUIA - 09/18/2015 - 08:10 - Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

  4. Commence Learning!: Prepping for College Readiness Library Programming and Services

    The college application and decision processes represent a watershed moment, one that can be daunting and stressful for students. Wendy Stephens, a high school librarian, will share what she has learned in more than a decade of helping young people prepar ...

    NMUNGUIA - 10/26/2015 - 10:20 - Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

  5. Cultural Competence in the Library

    The U.S. teen population has diversified significantly since 2000, and with it, the communities we serve in our libraries. Join Amita Lonial as she discusses cultural competence in the library: its definition, its impact on behaviors, attitudes, and polic ...

    NMUNGUIA - 11/20/2015 - 16:41 - Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

  6. The Myth of Busy Summers

    Youth librarians serve kids, parents, and advocates all year long By Linda W. Braun When library staff members serving youth tell me how much busier they are when school is out for the summer (and in preparing for students’ vacation time), it makes me a l ...

    bgoldberg - 06/23/2014 - 11:44 - 6 comments - American Libraries Magazine

  7. School Library Ebook Business Models

    Creating licensing partnerships that work By Christopher Harris, Ric Hasenyager, and Carrie Russell Much attention has been paid to library lending, the availability of ebook titles that public libraries can purchase, and the business models associated wi ...

    ssinharoy - 06/10/2014 - 20:00 - American Libraries Magazine

  8. It’s Time to Act

    Let’s focus on the well-being of African-American male youth By Sandra Hughes-Hassell and Casey Rawson Often statistics tell a story that spurs us to action. Consider: Only 13% of African-American male 4th graders and 11% of African-American male 8th grad ...

    bgoldberg - 02/04/2014 - 15:37 - American Libraries Magazine