Young Adult Library Services

Volume 8, Number 2, Winter 2010

From the Editor
Sarah Flowers
From the President
Linda W. Braun

The View from ALA

Connect With What’s Important to You on ALA Connect
By Aaron Dobbs

YALSA Perspectives

Spectrum Scholar
Advocate, Mentor, Change Agent
By Cristina E. Mitra

School Library Perspective

Now Is the Time!
Teen Tech Week in a School Library
By Kim Herrington

Best Practices

Marketing the Homework Center Digitally
By Suellen S. Adams

Hennepin County Library’s Teen Tech Squad
Youth Leadership and Technology Free-for-all
By Cynthia Matthias and Christy Mulligan

AYear in Volunteering at the Library
By Erminia M. Gallo

Hot Spot: Teen TechWeek

Bending Circuits and Making Music
Teen Tech Week in Downtown Minneapolis
By Camden Tadhg

Free Online Tools for Serving Teens
Four Verbs to Live By and Great Technologies to Try
By Mary Fran Daley

Where Are All the Teens?
Engaging and Empowering Them Online
By Laura Peowski

Teens Talk Tech
By Mari Hardacre

Literature Surveys and Research

Peer Influences on Young Teen Readers
An Emerging Taxonomy
By Vivian Howard

Professional Resources

Guidelines for Authors

Index to Advertisers

The YALSA Update