Young Adults & Teens
Today's young adults experience life with or without their library but as your community members transition from childhood to adulthood, you and your library can play a significant role in building life-long learners and library fans. Explore all facets of serving young adults and teens in your community including outreach, collection development, programming, teen volunteers and gaming.
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News / Last Modified: 15 August 2016
Last month, Kelly Smith, founder of Prenda, led the webinar Coding for Everyone: How Your Library Can Help Anyone Learn to Code, which introduced coding as an increasingly important digital literacy skill, showed why coding is important for all ages,...
Webinar / Last Modified: 10 August 2016
A webinar introducing approaches, examples, and resources for library coding programs for a variety of audiences.
Webinar / Last Modified: 21 July 2016
A webinar, hosted in collaboration with Library Journal, presented by 2016 Mover & Shaker, Courtney Saldana, on teen programming, from assessment to implementation.
News / Last Modified: 22 June 2016
We couldn't help but notice a Facebook post that mentioned this successful program idea, and we just had to know more. Judith R. Wright, Teen Librarian at Homewood Public Library in Homewood, AL, was kind enough to share more information including th...
News / Last Modified: 14 June 2016
Upon hearing news of First Lady Michelle Obama's surprise visit to school and community gardens, we thought it would be a good time to collect together a list of related resources and examples of libraries who are creating gardens and hosting garden ...