News and Events

YALSA News and YALSA Blog

Want more news from YALSA? Check the YALSA blog or subscribe to YALSA's Twitter. You can also subscribe to an RSS feed of YALSA's weekly news column, the YALSA Update, published on Thursdays on the YALSA Blog. Subscribe to the feed.  

YALSA publishes its news with the ALA Public Information Office. To see the latest press releases from ALA and YALSA, visit the News and Press Center.

The Hub

The Hub is the literature blog for YALSA, the Young Adult Library Services Association. The mission of The Hub: Your Connection to Teen Reads is to provide a one-stop-shop for finding information about teen reads, including recommendations for great teen reads, information about YALSA lists and awards, book trailers and other book-related videos, and best of the best lists.

YALSA's YA Forum

During the first week of each month, YALSA will host an electronic discussion forum on a current topic in YA services. These discussion forums are free to YALSA members and are hosted on ALA Connect. Each forum will be moderated by an expert in the field. Throughout the week members are encouraged to check in to the discussion forum and ask questions and contribute to the on-going discussion. The forum will open at 10am EST on the first Monday of the month and will close the following Friday at 3pm EST.

YALSA Events

YALSA's Google Calendar

YALSA's Upcoming Conferences

Young Adult Literature Symposium