Library Services for Children and Young People: Challenges and Opportunities in the Digital Age

Library Services for Children and Young People: Challenges and Opportunities in the Digital Age Edited by Carolynn Rankin and Avril Brock

This book provides a sound background to all aspects of library provision for 6–18 year olds. It is designed to support the strategic planning and delivery of library services and programs at a local community level or in schools. The international case studies, scenarios and vignettes provide a snapshot of where we are now and considers how things are evolving. The book outlines a vision for children’s library services in the next decade and carves out a strategy for engaging with the challenges and opportunities for children’s librarians and policy makers in the Google environment.