Young Adult Literature in Action: A Librarian's Guide, 3rd Edition

by
Rose Brockauthor

Rose Brock, PhD, is assistant professor in the Department of Library Science at Sam Houston State University, in Huntsville, Texas.

Young Adult Literature in Action: A Librarian's Guide, 3rd Edition

20190630

Libraries Unlimited

Pages 240
Topics Children's and Young Adult Collection Management: Acquisition and Collection Development Guides;Children's and Young Adult Services;Author Visits;Collection Development;Diversity;Intellectual Freedom;Literacy Standards;Own Voices;Teen and Young Adult Patrons;Teen Programming

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Young Adult Literature in Action: A Librarian's Guide, 3rd Edition

Author(s): Brock, Rose;
Contributors: Brock, Rose;
Abstract:

Taking 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 and for librarians who are new to working with young adults

• Focuses on timely topics such as diverse books, LGBTQ+ selections, the role of book formats, and the relevance of librarians serving teen populations

• Provides updated information on audio and e-books, accessible books, and graphic novels

• Shows how YALSA and AASL standards and competencies can be demonstrated

SortTitle: young adult literature in action: a librarian's guide, 3rd edition
Edition: 3
Keyword(s): Children's and Young Adult Collection Management: Acquisition and Collection Development Guides; Children's and Young Adult Services; Author Visits; Collection Development; Diversity; Intellectual Freedom; Literacy Standards; Own Voices; Teen and Young Adult Patrons; Teen Programming
Author Info:
Rose Brockauthor

Rose Brock, PhD, is assistant professor in the Department of Library Science at Sam Houston State University, in Huntsville, Texas.

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Print ISBN-13: 9781440866937
Imprint: Libraries Unlimited
Pages: 240
Publication Date: 20190630
Series: Library and Information Science Text Series

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