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.

School Library Collection Development

Author: Claire Gatrell Stephens
Editor: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1598849433
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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.

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.

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

Historical Fiction For Teens

Author: Melissa Rabey
Editor: Libraries Unltd Incorporated
ISBN: 9781591588139
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Offers readers' advisory information for young adult historical fiction, providing short summaries for hundreds of titles and suggestions for which books are good options for class and group discussions.

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.

Children S Literature In Action A Librarian S Guide 2nd Edition

Author: Sylvia M. Vardell
Editor: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1610695615
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Looking for a practitioner-oriented intro to literature for children ages 5–12? This book covers the latest trends, titles, and tools for choosing the best books and materials as well as for planning fun and effective programs and activities. • Includes recommendations and evaluations of digital eBooks, apps, and audiobooks as well as print titles, providing full coverage of the range of materials for children today • Features short essays by top authors and practitioners in the field to give readers expert opinions and guidance • Provides author comments, collaborative activities, featured books, special topics and programs, selected awards and celebrations, historical connections, recommended resources, issues for discussion, relevant professional standards, and assignment suggestions within each chapter • Addresses the most recent professional and curricular standards for elementary school students—a key element of today's education assessment standards