Serving Young Teens And Tweens

Author: Sheila B. Anderson
Editor: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9781591582595
Size: 19,93 MB
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A guide for librarians offers tips on planning programs and services based on the needs of middle school students and includes suggestions for fiction books, nonfiction resources, electronic materials, and sample booktalk programs.

Serving Urban Teens

Author: Paula Brehm-Heeger
Editor: Libraries Unltd Incorporated
ISBN: 9781591583776
Size: 20,85 MB
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Presents information on improving teen library resources in urban settings, including guidance on staffing, programs, and activities, overcoming challenges of physical spaces, training tips, collections, technology, and book lists.

Library And Information Science

Author: Michael F. Bemis
Editor: American Library Association
ISBN: 0838911854
Size: 14,64 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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This unique annotated bibliography is a complete, up-to-date guide to sources of information on library science, covering recent books, monographs, periodicals and websites, and selected works of historical importance. In addition to compiling an invaluable list of sources, Bemis digs deeper, examining the strengths and weaknesses of key works. A boon to researchers and practitioners alike, this bibliography Includes coverage of subjects as diverse and vital as the history of librarianship, its development as a profession, the ethics of information science, cataloging, reference work, and library architecture Encompasses encyclopedias, dictionaries, directories, photographic surveys, statistical publications, and numerous electronic sources, all categorized by subject Offers appendixes detailing leading professional organizations and publishers of library and information science literature This comprehensive bibliography of English-language resources on librarianship, the only one of its kind, will prove invaluable to scholars, students, and anyone working in the field.

Cooking Up Library Programs Teens And Tweens Will Love Recipes For Success

Author: Megan Emery Schadlich
Editor: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1610699629
Size: 14,84 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Engage teens and ‘tweens with library programs that nurture developmental and social needs—and keep young patrons entertained. • Includes complete plans for more than a dozen educational and entertaining programs • Makes connections to STEAM and maker programming • Provides library programming guidance from the perspective of a library play specialist with nearly a decade's experience

Full Steam Ahead Science Technology Engineering Art And Mathematics In Library Programs And Collections

Author: Cherie P. Pandora
Editor: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 144085341X
Size: 17,96 MB
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Written by librarians who have experience with integrating technology into all subject areas and working with teens and young adults, this book is a toolkit for youth and young adult librarians—school and public—who wish to incorporate science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM) into their programs and collections but aren't sure where to begin. • Provides school and public librarians with the resources and clear guidance they need to implement STEAM programs and collections at their libraries • Places librarians in a key position—based on knowledge and ability—with STEAM initiatives in their school and community • Connects STEAM programming to national standards • Explains how to secure funding and find partners to collaborate in STEAM

Young Adult Literature In Action A Librarian S Guide 2nd Edition

Author: Rosemary Chance
Editor: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1440835438
Size: 12,12 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Utilizing a genre approach, this overview of young adult literature shows new librarians and library science students the criteria to use for selecting quality books, including recommended titles. • Provides unbiased, authoritative guidance for finding recommended classic and recent titles by genre • Presents an excellent introduction to the field of young adult literature for undergraduate and graduate students who intend to be public or school librarians, students who are new to the study of young adult literature, or librarians who are new to working with young adults • Includes a new section consisting of fascinating answers from 14 authors explaining their motivations and inspirations for writing for young adult readers • Provides expanded coverage on the popular genres of graphic novels and science fiction books

Teens Libraries And Social Networking What Librarians Need To Know

Author: Denise E. Agosto
Editor: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1598845764
Size: 20,16 MB
Format: PDF
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Learn how teens use social networking technologies and how these same technologies can be used to engage them in library services. • The results of a national survey of YA librarians and technology managers in public libraries showing how librarians are using social networking in their work with teens and the specific types of technologies they use • A list of suggestions that can serve as a planning tool for the use of social networking tools in the delivery of library services to teens • A bibliography of professional resources and research related to teens, libraries, and social networking

Serving Teen Parents

Author: Ellin Klor
Editor: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1598846930
Size: 11,92 MB
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• Storytime outlines, craft ideas, surveys, and questionnaires for use with teen parents • Ready-to-use flannel board story patterns • A contribution from Maryann Mori, a nationally recognized expert on presenting "Every Child Ready to Read" workshops to teen parents • Extensive bibliographies and lists, including recommended books to read aloud, recorded music, fingerplays, and resources—both books and websites—for teen parent program development

Cultivating Strong Girls Library Programming That Builds Self Esteem And Challenges Inequality

Author: Nancy Evans
Editor: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1440856699
Size: 14,52 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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An essential "how-to" book for youth services librarians who are interested in effecting social change and offering a dynamic, relevant program for girls. • Presents complete, low-cost program instructions and recommended resources for librarians who want to offer relevant and dynamic programming for girls • Suggests extension activities, including peer mentoring and community service opportunities for girls who complete the program • Addresses programming concerns and potential pain points • Encourages librarians to develop meaningful and lasting relationships with patrons

Extreme Teens

Author: Sheila B. Anderson
Editor: Libraries Unltd Incorporated
ISBN: 9781591581703
Size: 17,83 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Learn how to serve teens beyond the mainstream--from creating a positive atmosphere for diverse groups through policies and staff training to building a collection, designing library services and programs, and providing outreach.