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Find more apps in YALSA's App of the Week Archive

Now that we’re finished with our AASL Recommended App posts for the year, it’s time for you to do your own exploring!  YALSA has a great archive for you to use.   51 more words

School Media Specialist

What we did with our Teen Tech Week Grant

When the Teen Tech Week grant was written, it was hoped that we could get teens interested in more library programs.

Teens will show up to use the computers to chat with friends and watch internet videos, but mention digital literacy or STEM/STEAM and they’ll look at you like you’re an alien. 374 more words

YA Lit Set In Ireland

Click HERE to find some great reads set in Ireland from the American Library Association (ALA)

Books, Reading, Literacy

YALSA 2016: Call For Proposals


The Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) is accepting proposals for continuing education sessions to be presented at the 2016 ALA Annual Conference in Orlando, June 23 – 28, 2016. 199 more words

Me Being Me

Lady lists

Hey all! It’s been a while since my last post because it’s been busy in the teen room. My schedule has changed for the last few weeks since we were trying to find a new – aide for the teen room. 129 more words


At least have some books...

I have a list of blog post topics on a Post-It note on my to-do list. Here are some things I have recently wanted to blog about: 984 more words


Keeping Secrets #SOL15

I’m pretty good at keeping secrets. But this one is hard.

I am on the 2016 William C. Morris Debut Award Committee, which selects ” a debut book published by a first-time author writing for teens and celebrating impressive new voices in young adult literature”. 120 more words

YA Literature