Outstanding Books For The College Bound

✏Book Title : Outstanding Books for the College Bound
✏Author : Angela Carstensen
✏Publisher : American Library Association
✏Release Date : 2011-05-27
✏Pages : 164
✏ISBN : 9780838985700
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Outstanding Books for the College Bound Book Summary : Connecting teens to books they’ll truly enjoy is the aim of every young adult librarian, and the completely revamped guide Outstanding Books for the College Bound will give teen services staff the leg up they need to make it happen. Listing nearly 200 books deemed outstanding for the college bound by the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA), this indispensable resource Examines how the previous lists in the series were developed, and explains the book’s new layout Features engaging, helpful book descriptions useful for readers’ advisory Offers programming tips and other ideas for ways the lists can be used at schools and public libraries Includes indexes searchable by topic, year, title, and authorMore than simply a vital collection development tool, this book can help librarians help young adults grow into the kind of independent readers and thinkers who will flourish at college.

✏Book Title : Outstanding books for the college bound
✏Author : Mary Ann Paulin
✏Publisher : Amer Library Assn
✏Release Date : 1984-06-01
✏Pages : 92
✏ISBN : UOM:39015008966833
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Outstanding books for the college bound Book Summary : Recommends a wide variety of outstanding fiction, nonfiction, plays, and biographies suitable for young adults

📒More Outstanding Books For The College Bound ✍ Young Adult Library Services Association

✏Book Title : More Outstanding Books for the College Bound
✏Author : Young Adult Library Services Association
✏Publisher : American Library Association
✏Release Date : 2006
✏Pages : 251
✏ISBN : 0838935532
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏More Outstanding Books for the College Bound Book Summary : A compilation of lists for librarians, teachers, and others working with young adults who are continuing their education includes outstanding books by genre or subject.

✏Book Title : Developing an Outstanding Core Collection
✏Author : Carol Alabaster
✏Publisher : American Library Association
✏Release Date : 2010-02-26
✏Pages : 191
✏ISBN : 9780838910405
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Developing an Outstanding Core Collection Book Summary : Presents guidelines to developing a high-quality core library collection, and includes discussions on the philosophy behind core collections, strategies for their implementation, and lists containing selection criteria.

✏Book Title : Guides to Collection Development for Children and Young Adults
✏Author : John Thomas Gillespie
✏Publisher : Libraries Unlimited
✏Release Date : 1998
✏Pages : 191
✏ISBN : 1563085321
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Guides to Collection Development for Children and Young Adults Book Summary : Offers 600 entries for bibliographies

✏Book Title : Core Collection for Children and Young Adults
✏Author : Rachel E. Schwedt
✏Publisher : Scarecrow Press
✏Release Date : 2008-09-11
✏Pages : 218
✏ISBN : 0810866498
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Core Collection for Children and Young Adults Book Summary : With thousands of new volumes lining the shelves of bookstores, abundant advertisements, and innumerable online reviews, it is becoming increasingly difficulty for the concerned adult to recommend literature that is of quality, yet speaks to young audiences. Core Collection for Children and Young Adults presents the best in contemporary and classic literature for children and young adults. Every book listed in this reference has a concisely worded annotation, which is followed by headings designating awards the book has won, related subjects, and character themes. With more than 350 titles reviewed, this resource will prove invaluable for teachers, librarians, parents, collectors of children's books, and college students with an interest in juvenile literature, education, or child growth and development.

📒Serving Older Teens ✍ Sheila B. Anderson

✏Book Title : Serving Older Teens
✏Author : Sheila B. Anderson
✏Publisher : Libraries Unlimited
✏Release Date : 2004
✏Pages : 240
✏ISBN : 0313317623
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Serving Older Teens Book Summary : 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. While libraries have traditionally offered diverse materials, services, and programs for children and even young teens based on their developmental needs, older teens (aged 16-19) are too often left out, with the excuse that older teens aren't interested. On the threshold of adulthood, these young people have immense informational needs that libraries are in a wonderful position to supply: information about colleges, about work, about relationships, and leisure activities. In this lively and practical guide, notable teen experts and stellar practitioners Sheila Anderson, Amy Alessio, Patrick Jones, Robin Lupa, and Kristine Mahood 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.

📒Comics To Classics ✍ Arthea J. S. Reed

✏Book Title : Comics to Classics
✏Author : Arthea J. S. Reed
✏Publisher : Penguin
✏Release Date : 1994-10-01
✏Pages : 256
✏ISBN : 9781101161708
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Comics to Classics Book Summary : For each developmental stage between the ages of 10 and 18, educator Arthea J. S. Reed provides lists of books organized by genre and carefully selected for teen appeal. In addition to a detailed bibliography, Reed focuses on the particular challenges for each age group, and highlights strategies for parents to persuade their children to read. This guide will help parents and teachers choose the right books for every reading level and interest.

✏Book Title : Library and Book Trade Almanac
✏Author : Catherine Barr
✏Publisher : Reed Reference Publishing
✏Release Date : 1994-05-01
✏Pages : 800
✏ISBN : 0835234819
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Library and Book Trade Almanac Book Summary : "The enduring success of THE BOWKER ANNUAL may be attributed to its useful blend of thoughtful essays & informative reports...& its regularly updated reference lists."--LIBRARY SCIENCE ANNUAL. "Because of varying features edition to edition, it is still a good idea to keep the last five volumes at one's fingertips. With such a battery of information...it remains the preeminent handbook for librarians & booksellers. Indispensible."--AMERICAN REFERENCE BOOKS ANNUAL. "The librarian's best friend..."--REFERENCE & RESEARCH BOOK NEWS. Stay on top of the book industry & library developments that affect your job. As a statistical information resource...a planning & research guide...a directory & calendar, THE BOWKER ANNUAL LIBRARY & BOOK TRADE ALMANAC 1994 will help you: *review all the highlights of the past year *find lists of best books, literary prize winners, & bestsellers in one volume *understand how legislation & new regulations will affect libraries *find statistical information about book prices, numbers of books published, library expenditures, average salaries, & more *prepare budgets & justify requests *keep informed on the trends in information infrastructure with special reports on the Internet & networking. THE BOWKER ANNUAL LIBRARY & BOOK TRADE ALMANAC is the single source you can turn to for all the latest library & book trade news & statistics.

✏Book Title : Top of the News
✏Author :
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1986
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : STANFORD:36105113135854
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Top of the News Book Summary :