Table of Contents

Winter 2008

From the Editor
Valerie Ott

From the President
Paula Brehm-Heeger

YALSA Perspective
Margaret Edwards Award Turns 20
Betty Carter and Pam Spencer Holley

School Library Perspective
Do We Still Dewey?
Christine Allen

Teen Perspective
Teens’ Top Ten Redux: Readers from New Jersey Talk about the Winning Books of 2007
Kimberly Paone

Author Perspective
Great Strength to Those Who Read: An Interview with Kimberly Newton Fusco
Dominique McCafferty

Best Practices
Noise @ the library®!
Deimosa Webber-Bey

Hot Spot: Teen Tech Week
Partnerships for Teen Tech Week
Stephanie Iser

Information Tools: Using Blogs, RSS, and Wikis As Professional Resources
Beth Saxton

From Platforms to Books? I’m Game
Rollie Welch

Music Web Sites for Teen Tech Week and Beyond
Kate Pritchard and Jaina Lewis

Top Fifty Gaming Core Collection Titles
Compiled by Kelly Czarnecki

Literature Surveys and Research
Information Literacy As a Department Store: Applications for Public Teen Librarians
Dr. Donna L. Gilton

Professional Resources

Guidelines for Authors

Index to Advertisers

The YALSA Update