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2018 press releases

Click on the headlines below for the latest news from the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC).

ALSC now accepting applications for 2019 Penguin Random House Young Readers Group Award
ALSC’s “Children and Libraries” journal honored with publishing award
Engle, Han, Kenney receive Friends of ALSC Institute scholarships
University of Wisconsin-Madison chosen as site for 2019 Arbuthnot Lecture
ALA, ALSC respond to Wilder Medal name change
ALA's Libraries Ready to Code to Release Beta Collection at 2018 Annual Conference
American Library Association outraged by the refugee family separation policy
Google to sponsor Happy Hour Reception for AASL, ALSC, and YALSA members
The 2018 guide to the Newbery and Caldecott awards
ALSC Announces 2018 Summer Reading Lists
ALSC announces inaugural Notable Children’s Digital Media list
McGowan elected ALSC 2019-2020 president
Libraries champion nation’s diversity through Día, April 30
ALSC names 2018 Notable Children's Books
ALSC announces 2018 Notable Children’s Recordings
Alabama, Florida, Missouri libraries win 2018 Bookapalooza Program
New Carrollton Library receives 2018 Light the Way Grant
Anne Mlod, JoAnna Schofield, and Lisa Von Drasek receive 2018 Bechtel Fellowships
Apply for the Friends of ALSC Institute Scholarship
ALSC invites applications for 2019 Arbuthnot Lecture with Dr. Debbie Reese
Erin Entrada Kelly, Matthew Cordell win Newbery, Caldecott Medals
HarperAudio wins 2018 Odyssey Award for 'The Hate U Give'
Juana Martínez-Neal y Ruth Behar ganan premios Pura Belpré
Juana Martinez-Neal, Ruth Behar win Pura Belpré Awards
Debbie Reese to deliver 2019 Arbuthnot Honor Lecture
2018 Batchelder Award honors Delacorte Press for 'The Murderer’s Ape'
Larry Dane Brimner wins 2018 Sibert Medal
Jacqueline Woodson wins 2018 Wilder Award
Laurel Snyder, Emily Hughes win Geisel Award for 'Charlie & Mouse'
American Library Association announces 2018 youth media award winners
ALSC announces Steven L. Herb as 2018 ALSC Distinguished Service Award Recipient<
Tickets available for 2018 Arbuthnot Lecture featuring Naomi Shihab Nye
ALA to support multicultural literature for youth with enhanced 2019 Youth Media Awards
South Carolina State Library receives Maureen Hayes Author/Illustrator Award
St. Lucie County (Florida) Library System awarded 2018 Baker & Taylor Summer Reading Grant
Brian Selznick and David Serlin to Present Closing Session at 2018 ALSC Institute