TRW Logo and Planning Resources

Teen Read Week™ Logo Use Guidelines:

Libraries & other Not-for-Profits:YALSA grants permission to libraries and other nonprofits to use the Teen Read Week™ mark and logo in conjunction with their Teen Read Week™ activities, so long that neither is used for profit and that YALSA is properly credited.

Corporations & For-Profit Entities: Prior permission and licensing must be obtained before use of the mark and/or logo will be granted. Corporations cannot, however use "Teen Read Week™" or the logo in the names of their contests, initiatives, events, continuing education opportunities, etc. without prior permission from YALSA. Corporations who wish to participate in and/or publicize Teen Read Week™, are encouraged to contact and to review YALSA's Logo Use Policy. To download the logo, hover over it, right-click, and choose "Save As" or "Save Link As.."

Publicity Kit

YALSA has created a number of publicity resources for you to use to promote your library's Teen Read Week involvement. For your convenience, we've created a downloadable, customizable toolkit for you to use.

The toolkit includes:

  • a sample press release
  • scripts for public service announcements
  • sample letters to the editor (one from teens, one from parents)

All items are available in the Publicity Toolkit (zip file with four Word documents and a hi-res version of the Read for the Fun of it logo). Download it now! 

You can also check out this video of Nikki Grimes talking about Teen Read Week.

Event Planning Toolkit

Need some help planning Teen Read Week beyond activities? Then you've come to the right place! Start planning by:

  • using the Teen Read Week planning checklist
  • download and use the Teen Read Week Planning Form (Word doc) to organize your event
  • reading professional materials designed to inspire you
  • read YALSA's Teen Programming Guidelines (.pdf) to learn about best practices in programming for and with teens