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