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The Resource Serving older teens, edited by Sheila B. Anderson

Serving older teens, edited by Sheila B. Anderson

Label
Serving older teens
Title
Serving older teens
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sheila B. Anderson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Experts explain why library service to older teens is so important, and how librarians can enhance collections and services to accommodate and win over this important group. In this lively and practical guide, notable teen experts and practitioners explain why service to teens in this age range is so important, and how you can enhance your collection and services to accommodate and win over this important group. Topics range from understanding older teen needs and creating a vital teen space to building and promoting a winning collection. Brimming with valuable insights, fresh ideas, as well as nuts and bolts directions, this is a must-read for all librarians who work with older teens
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
027.62/6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Z718.5
LC item number
.S48 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Anderson, Sheila B
Series statement
Libraries Unlimited professional guides for young adult librarians,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Libraries and teenagers
  • Young adults' libraries
  • Young adults' libraries
  • Teenagers
  • Young adult literature
Label
Serving older teens, edited by Sheila B. Anderson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Series Foreword -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- On the verge of adulthood: Older teens and the library / Sheila B. Anderson -- Need to know, chance to grow: Nonfiction resources and programming ieas for older teens / Sheila B. Anderson -- Respect for the future: Making space for older teens / Amy Alessio -- Hip and well-read: Reading interests of older teens / Patrick Jones -- Real books for real teens: Realistic fiction for older teens / Sheila B. Anderson -- Off the page and onto the stage: Booktalking to older teens / Kristine Mahood -- Thinking outside the book: Nonprint Collections for older teens / Robyn Lupa -- Index -- About the editor and contributors
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 240 p.
Isbn
9780313317620
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003061053
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocm52814117
  • (OCoLC)52814117
Label
Serving older teens, edited by Sheila B. Anderson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Series Foreword -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- On the verge of adulthood: Older teens and the library / Sheila B. Anderson -- Need to know, chance to grow: Nonfiction resources and programming ieas for older teens / Sheila B. Anderson -- Respect for the future: Making space for older teens / Amy Alessio -- Hip and well-read: Reading interests of older teens / Patrick Jones -- Real books for real teens: Realistic fiction for older teens / Sheila B. Anderson -- Off the page and onto the stage: Booktalking to older teens / Kristine Mahood -- Thinking outside the book: Nonprint Collections for older teens / Robyn Lupa -- Index -- About the editor and contributors
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 240 p.
Isbn
9780313317620
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003061053
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocm52814117
  • (OCoLC)52814117

Library Locations

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