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Excellence in library services to young adults.

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Published by Young Adult Library Services Association in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Young adults" libraries -- United States -- Case studies,
  • Libraries and teenagers -- United States -- Case studies

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    GenreCase studies.
    ContributionsAlessio, Amy J., Young Adult Library Services Association.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ718.5 .E93 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16873468M
    ISBN 109780838984574
    LC Control Number2008022359

      New York, NY — — Today The Horn Book, Inc., announced the Boston Globe–Horn Book Award winners at School Library Journal’s Day of Dialog in New York City. First presented in , the Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards celebrate excellence in children’s and young adult : Horn Book. The Nebraska Library Commission has made funding available specifically for innovative projects for children and young adults in public libraries. The program is designed to encourage creative thinking, risk-taking, and new approaches to address the problems and needs of children and young adults in your community.

      The Section's major purpose is to support the provision of the library service and reading promotion to children and young adults throughout the world. Its main objectives are to promote international cooperation in the fields of library services to children and young adults, and to encourage the exchange of experience, education and training.   For example, use a label ‘audio book also in the library’ to indicate that another format is available for checkout besides just the printed book. Encourage children and young people borrow both formats together so they can practice their reading skills by reading and listening at the same time.

    YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults Awarded annually in the U.S. by the Young Adult Library Services Association for the best non .   In January , YALSA released a report titled The Future of Library Services for and with Teens: A Call to Action (frequently referred to as the Futures report). The report is the culmination of a project funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) and spearheaded by YALSA’s National Forum on Libraries and Teens, which.


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The fifth edition of Excellence in Library Services to Young Adults highlights 25 of the best programs across the country, providing ideas for replicating and adapting them in school and public libraries. Organized for easy browsing, each chapter encourages you to think about the range of possible programs and illustrates the growing trend of including teens in very aspect of.

Series: Excellence in Library Services to Young Adults; Paperback: 75 pages; Publisher: American Library Association; 4th ed. edition (December 1, ) Language: English; ISBN ; ISBN ; Product Dimensions: x x inches Shipping Weight: ounces (View shipping rates and policies).

All of the selected exemplary programs/services will be included in YALSA’s Excellence in Library Services to Young Adults, 6 th edition, to be published in the fall of Libraries receiving the cash awards will be recognized via press release and on the YALSA web site. A list of winning applicants will be included in the forthcoming book.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiv, pages: illustrations ; 28 cm: Contents: Enhancing teen spaces, physical or virtual --Creative teen clubs --Reading raves --Community connections --Living in a diverse world --Services under $ --Special information.

: Excellence in Library Services to Young Adults: The Nation's Top Programs (): Mary K. Chelton, American Library Association President's Committee for Customer Servic: Books.

Get this from a library. Excellence in library services to young adults: the nation's top programs. [Mary K Chelton; Young Adult Library Services Association.;] -- Shares the details of thirty successful young adult programs recognized by the Young Adult. YALSA's Award for Excellence in Nonfiction honors the best nonfiction book published for young adults (ages ) during a Nov.

1 – Oct. 31 publishing year. The winner is announced annually at the ALA Youth Media Awards, with a shortlist of up to five titles named the first week of December. Suggest a Title. Current Winner & Finalists. The Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA), established inis a division of the American Library is a national association of librarians, library workers and advocates whose mission is to expand the capacity of libraries to better serve teens.

Goals for Library Services for Young Adults • Library services for young adults should provide a transition from children’s services to adult services that is based on the unique needs of young adults. • Young adults need and deserve services that address their educational, informational, cultural, and leisure time Size: 51KB.

The complete list of winners and finalists from to present (scroll to the bottom of the page to see the links). The YALSA (Young Adult Library Services Association, a division of ALA) Award for Excellence in Nonfiction honors the best nonfiction book published for young adults (ages )Author: Ala Library.

The Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) named the five finalists for the Excellence in Nonfiction Award, which honors the best nonfiction books written for young adults between Nov. 1, and Oct. 31, The finalists are: “The Beloved World of Sonia Sotomayor” written by Sonia Sotomayor.

The YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction is an award by the Young Adult Library Services Association of the American Library Association that annually "honors the best nonfiction book published for young adults (ages )".

It was first given in The award is announced at ALA's Midwinter Meeting. Search 4,+ books, audiobooks, and films from YALSA's book awards and book lists. While these books have been selected for teens from 12 to 18 years of age, the award-winning titles and the titles on YALSA's selected lists span a broad range of reading and maturity levels.

We encourage adults to take an active role in helping individual teens. All of the selected exemplary programs/services will be included in YALSA’s Excellence in Library Services to Young Adults, 6th edition, to be published in the fall of Libraries receiving the cash awards will be recognized via press release and on the YALSA web site.

A list of winning applicants will be included in the forthcoming book. Children's and Young Adult Library Services Some of the programs and activities Library Development coordinates for children and young adult services include: Book Lists; Sally's Best Books Handouts; Summer Reading Programs Book Lists Handouts; Books2Kids Learning Initiative; Children & Youth Coding Resources; Children's Resource Page.

YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults. Awarded annually in the U.S. by the Young Adult Library Services Association for the best non. Request PDF | On Jan 1,Mary K Chelton and others published Excellence in Library Services to Young Adults: The Nation's Top Programs, 3rd edition |.

The Port Chicago Disaster, Mutiny, and the Fight for Civil Rights by Steve Sheinkin ( Amazing Audiobooks for Young Adults, Excellence in Nonfiction): In hundreds of African American servicemen in the Navy refused to work in unsafe conditions after Port Chicago explosion.

Fifty of those men were charged with mutiny. YALSA Excellence in Nonfiction Award Criteria Definition An award for the best nonfiction book published for young adults (ages ) during a Author: Amy Corbitt. This book looks at climate change and gives suggestions for how young people can reduce the carbon emissions in their homes, schools, and communities.

The Omnivore’s Dilemma: The Secrets Behind What You Eat by Richie Chevat and Michael Pollan ( YALSA Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults Award Nominations).InAfrica Access in collaboration with the Outreach Council of the African Studies Association created the Children’s Africana Book Awards with three major objectives (1) to encourage the publication of children’s and young adult books that contribute to a better understanding of African societies and issues, (2) to recognize literary excellence, and (3) to .During the YALSA President's Program at ALA's Annual Conference in Chicago, awards were presented to 20 innovative teen programs that will also be featured in a sixth edition of Excellence in Library Service to Young Adults, edited by Laura Pearle for YALSA.