YALSA Online Courses

YALSA provides online continuing education classes to enhance skills and knowledge of young adult library staff working with teens. These classes are taught by specialists in young adult services and are offered on a rotating basis during the summer, autumn and winter sessions.

YALSA's courses provide 10 contact hours, or the equivalent of a 1.5-day face-to-face workshop.  A certificate of completion is issued for each course taken.  YALSA’s courses are offered through Moodle, a web-based learning management system.

If you have questions about YALSA’s online courses, please see our FAQ section or contact Linda W. Braun at lbraun@leonline.com or 1-800-545-2433, ext. 4390.

Current Course 

Summer 2016

Beyond Booklists: Serving Today's Diverse Teens
This four-week asynchronous course will take place July 11 - August 8, 2016. This course is worth 10 contact hours, or 1 CEU credit.

The fall e-course will be announced in early August.

For Your Organization

The curriculum of any online course offered by YALSA can be licensed for face to face presentation at your organization.  Online courses, where all seats are reserved exclusively for your staff or members, can also be licensed by an organization.  If you are interested in purchasing a course for your organization, please contact Linda W. Braun at lbraun@leonline.com, 1-800-545-2433, ext. 5293.

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YALSA's Online Course Catalog

YALSA offers a variety of online classes on a rotating basis. Interested in one of these courses right now? All YALSA courses are available for licensing or they can be presented face-to-face to your organization at any time.  

Further questions? Please contact Linda W. Braun,  1-800-545-2433, ext. 5293.