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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).

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