Table of Contents Summer 2006


Pamela Spencer Holley

Professional Perspectives

Uncle Sam, Political Advocacy, and the YALSA Legislation Committee
Laurel Sandor

Teen Perspective

Inspiring Ways (and Reads) to Get Active @ your library®
Valerie Ott

Author Perspective

Love and Accept Yourself for Who You Are: An Interview with Alex Sanchez
Dominique Mccafferty

Best Practices

Academic Librarians Organize a Sixth-Grade Reading Club
Iona R. Malanchuk

Hot Spot: Get Active

Get Teens Active @ your library®!
RoseMary Honnold

I Can't Dance Without Arrows: Get Active @ your library® with Video Game Programs
Beth Gallaway and Alissa Lauzon

Types of Youth Participation Programs in Public Libraries: An Annotated Webliography
Susan Asis

Bridging the Gap: Proactive Approaches for Adults Working with Teens
Kimberly Bolan

Advocating for Teens' Technological Needs: Q & A with Stephen Abram

Technology for Young Adults Committee: A Library Outing, Serving Queer and Questioning Teens
Hillias J. Martin

Middle School Volunteers with Special Needs at the Denver Public Library
Emily Dagg

Literature Surveys and Research

A Teen Take on Reading: Results from the 2005 Teen Read Survey
Krista Swenor

The Update

Index to Advertisers