Anna Lam Program Coordinator email@example.com CHICAGO – The Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA), a division of the American Library Association, (ALA) invites libraries with brilliant summer “maker” programs to apply for its 2014 Maker Contest. The idea behind the contest is to encourage
07/21/2014 - 10:22
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 - 04/25/2014 - 13:44 - Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)
Join Deborah Caldwell-Stone and guest as she discusses legal considerations that librarians and other library workers encounter every day in teen services. Topics for discussion will include reporting responsibilities, managing teen behavior and maintaini ...
NMUNGUIA - 12/23/2013 - 13:39 - Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)
Investing in teen services isn’t just good for teens; it’s good for libraries and for communities. But sometimes we don’t know how to get started making the case for teen services, or we’re not sure what we can do. Fortunately, we’re not alone—we have eac ...
NMUNGUIA - 12/23/2013 - 13:40 - Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)
Nonfiction--it's not just for research any more! Join us for this fun-filled webinar focused on the latest and greatest nonfiction for teens (& tweens). Participants will get a look at recent “must know” nonfiction titles to recommend in the libr ...
NMUNGUIA - 12/23/2013 - 13:41 - Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)
Join Monique Delatte Starkey as she discusses tried and true engaging and practical programming ideas that you can use with your teens. Who Should Attend Any library workers working with tweens and teens will find this webinar useful. Course Level & P ...
NMUNGUIA - 10/18/2013 - 12:17 - Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)
For the past decade, YALSA has honored excellence in Young Adult Literature through its Michael L. Printz Award. Each year a committee of YALSA members scours the publishing world, seeking out the latest YA books that exemplify literary excellence. Join Y ...
admin - 04/16/2014 - 17:09 - Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)
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 - 04/16/2014 - 17:01 - Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)
Over the past several years, technology has not only become a part of the every day life experience of teens, but it's also an integral part of the lives of the librarians that serve the age group. From Twitter to Vine and from coding to website crea ...
admin - 04/24/2014 - 11:56 - Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)
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 - 04/16/2014 - 16:58 - Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)
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 - 04/16/2014 - 17:10 - Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)