Young Adult Library Services

Volume 7, Number 2, Winter 2009

From the Editor

RoseMary Honnold

From the President

Sarah Cornish Debraski

YALSA Perspective

Find it! Shoot it! Shop It!

Connecting Teens to Technology at La Puente Library

By Monique Delatte

Grants Get Teens Gaming

Teen Tech Week™ 2008 at The Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County

By Beth Hoeffgen

Teen Tech Week Survey Results

By Kathy Mahoney and Kelly Laszczak

Student Perspective


Expert Advice on Tough Teen Services Questions


“Shelters from the Storm”

Teens, Stress, and Libraries

By Jami Jones

Best Practices

Dream It Do It: At the Library!

Technology Outreach at a Juvenile Detention Center

By Kelly Czarnecki

Hot Spot: Teen Tech Week

Online Homework Help

Evaluating the Options

By Judy Michaelson

Cell Phone Novels

140 Characters at a Time

By Ruth Cox Clark

Budget Video Production

Yes, You Can Do It Too!

By Rachel Magee

Technology for Every Teen @ your library®

By Vikki C. Terrile

Teen Tech Week on a Budget

By Jami Schwarzwalder

Literature Surveys and Research

The Structure of Power in Young Adult Problem Novels

By Brian W. Sturm and Karin Michel

Guidelines for Authors

Index to Advertisers

The YALSA Update