Guides To Collection Development For Children And Young Adults

Author: John Thomas Gillespie
Editor: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9781563085321
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Offers 600 entries for bibliographies

The Children S And Young Adult Literature Handbook

Author: John Thomas Gillespie
Editor: Libraries Unltd Incorporated
ISBN: 9781563089497
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Presents a comprehensive research and reference guide on over one thousand publications, and contains a wide variety of information on children's and young adult literature, authors, and illustrators.

Developing Library Collections For Today S Young Adults

Author: Amy S. Pattee
Editor: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 0810887355
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Developing Library Collections for Today’s Young Adults is a definitive guide to selecting and building 21st century library collections from print books to electronic material—including ebooks, databases, websites and games—and audio-visual material—including audiobooks and DVDs.

Core Collection For Children And Young Adults

Author: Rachel E. Schwedt
Editor: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 9780810866492
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With thousands of new volumes lining the shelves of bookstores, abundant advertisements, and innumerable online reviews, it is becoming increasingly difficulty for the concerned adult to recommend literature that is of quality, yet speaks to young audiences. Core Collection for Children and Young Adults presents the best in contemporary and classic literature for children and young adults. Every book listed in this reference has a concisely worded annotation, which is followed by headings designating awards the book has won, related subjects, and character themes. With more than 350 titles reviewed, this resource will prove invaluable for teachers, librarians, parents, collectors of children's books, and college students with an interest in juvenile literature, education, or child growth and development.

Guides To Library Collection Development

Author: John Thomas Gillespie
Editor: Libraries Unltd Incorporated
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Designed to enhance collection development in school, public, and college libraries, this work annotates 1,671 significant bibliographies that were published between 1985 and late 1993, with some earlier but still useful publications included as well. Entries are divided into three major categories

Young Adult Literature In Action

Author: Rosemary Chance
Editor: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9781610692441
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This comprehensive overview helps students and librarians better understand young adult literature, build and manage collections, and use it to support curricula and programming.

Rainbow Family Collections

Author: Jamie Campbell Naidoo
Editor: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1598849603
Size: 17,90 MB
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"This book examines and suggests picture books and chapter books presenting LGBTQ content to children under the age of 12--it's one of the only available resources to provide this important information"--

School Library Collection Development

Author: Claire Gatrell Stephens
Editor: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1598849433
Size: 16,67 MB
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This practical manual demystifies the process of creating and maintaining a quality school library collection—an invaluable resource for anyone working in a library media center.

Connecting Children With Classics A Reader Centered Approach To Selecting And Promoting Great Literature

Author: Meagan Lacy
Editor: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1440844402
Size: 14,40 MB
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This readers' advisory and collection development guide identifies hundreds of books that can help children connect with books and develop into engaged readers. It enables children's librarians, collection development specialists in public libraries, as well as K–8 school librarians and teachers to choose from the best in traditional and modern children's titles. • Enables collection development specialists who are building a new collection or strengthening/augmenting an existing one to create balanced and enduring collections • Serves librarians seeking to increase their knowledge about children's classics and help young readers get more out of them • Helps teachers who are looking for ways to use literature in the classroom, as well as parents seeking books that are suited to their child's interests, needs, and problems

Fantasy Literature For Children And Young Adults

Author: Ruth Nadelman Lynn
Editor: Libraries Unltd Incorporated
ISBN: 9781591580508
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Offers brief descriptions of more than 7,500 works of fantasy arranged by themes, including animal, time travel, witchcraft, sorcery, ghost, and humor.