* Great Graphic Novels for Teens Awards: YALSA
"I relied heavily on YALSA
for direction on starting a teen advisory board and for developing the collection," she said.
updated its 2003 competency statement in 2010 to "ensure it reflect[ed] current trends in YA librarianship as well as YALSA
's current mission, goals and philosophy of service" (YALSA
), a division of the American Library Assn., as part of the Association's mission to serve teens in libraries.
The Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA
) has teamed up with Patrick Jones to present a comprehensive framework for developing services to teens that are both collaborative and outcomes-driven.
ALXs Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA
) has developed "Resources to Help Teens, Parents, and Teachers" (http://www.ala.org/yalsa/professional/traglist.html).
"Restorative Approaches to Behavior Management in Libraries." YALSA
Snack Break, https://tinyurl.com/yalsa-snack
ALA announced that Anita Mechler is the new executive director of the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA
For information about YALSA
, or to access national guidelines and other resources, go to www.ala.org/yalsa; call (800) 545-2433, ext.
The book is a 2012 YALSA
Top Ten Fiction for Young Adults book and was an Oregon Battle of the Books selection for high school.