YALSA Handouts and Flyers

YALSA offers several downloadable resources about its events and resources. You can download the following tools, including presentations, handouts, and flyers for use at conferences, presentations, workshops, and other events.

YALSA members can order up to 25 copies of most of these items, as well as YALSA swag and member ribbons, by filling out a materials request form (note: you'll need to log in using your ALA member number).

Advocacy Tools | Bibliographies, Competencies, and Guidelines | Canned Presentations | Membership | Professional Development | Publications & Resources I Teen Reading | Technology |  Toolkits

Advocacy Tools

10 Things You Didn't Know Were In Your Library (PDF)

60+ Advocacy Activities (PDF)

Act for School Libraries (PDF)

Advocacy Toolkit (PDF)

Dipping Your Toe in the Advocacy Pool (PowerPoint presentation from YALSA)

Legislative Advocacy Guide (PDF)

Librarians Are a Teacher's Best Friend! (PDF)

Libraries: Your Afterschool Partner (PDF)

Teens Need Libraries (PDF) --print this and share it with elected officials & others

What Public Libraries Do for Teens (PDF - infographic)

Bibliographies, Competencies, and Guidelines   

Case Studies: Real-World Examples of How Libraries Are Re-Envisioning Teen Services

Core Professional Values for the Teen Services Profession (PDF)

Research Committee Annotated Bibliographies

Teen Programming Guidelines (PDF)

Teen Space Guidelines (PDF)

Teens First: Re-imagined Library Services for and with Teens Infog

Canned Presentations   

These presentations were created by YALSA to use at workshops, conferences and presentations.

Dipping Your Toe in the Advocacy Pool (PowerPoint)

Teen Read Week (PowerPoint)

Teen Tech Week (PowerPoint)

Membership   

YALSA for Every Budget (PDF)

YALSA Membership Brochure (PDF)

Get Involved with YALSA Infographic (PDF)

YALSA Fact Sheet (PDF)

YALSA International Members Flyer (PDF)

YALSA Member Grants and Awards (PDF)

YALSA’s Teen Book Finder (PDF)

Professional Development   

Continuing Education Resources

Training Resources

Publications & Resources

50 Tips for Publishing with YALSA  (PDF)

Case Studies: Real-World Examples of How Libraries Are Re-Envisioning Teen Services

Core Professional Values for the Teen Services Profession (PDF)

Get a Library Card (PDF)

Inclusive Teen Services: Selected Resources from YALSA (PDF)

Journal of Research on Libraries & Young Adults Flyer (PDF)

Teen Demographics Infographic (PDF)

Teen Programming Guidelines (PDF)

Teen Space Guidelines (PDF)

The Future of Library Services for & with Teens: a Call to Action (PDF) -- full report

The Future of Library Services for & with Teens: a Call to Action (PDF) -- executive summary

YALSA Position Papers

YALSA GSLIS Student Resources (PDF)

Teen Reading   

Best of the Best Marketing Materials (including free bookmarks & more)

Literary Awards Flyer (PDF)

Lee por el gusto de leer (PDF) (Recommended titles in English and Spanish, funded by the Dollar General Literacy Foundation)

Parents' Guide to Teen Reading Brochure (English) (PDF)

Parents' Guide to Teen Reading Brochure (Spanish) (PDF)

2016 Selected Lists  (PDF)

Teen Book Finder App (PDF)

Teen Read Week  (PDF)

Teens' Top Ten (PDF)

Teens' Top Ten Nominations Toolkit (Word Doc)

YALSA's Ultimate Teen Bookshelf (PDF)

Technology   

Making in the Library Toolkit (PDF)

Librarians' Social Networking Toolkit (PDF)

STEM Programming Toolkit (DOC)

Teen Book Finder App (PDF)

Teens' Guide to Social Networking Brochure (PDF)

YALSA Online Resources (PDF)

Toolkits

Advocacy Toolkit (PDF)

Making in the Library Toolkit

Partnering to Increase your Impact

Teen Literacies Toolkit

STEAM Programming Toolkit

Summer Teen Intern Toolkit (PDF)

Teens' Top Ten Toolkit (DOC)