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An Agenda of Praxis for Young Adult Librarianship | The Journal of Research on Libraries and Young Adults

An Agenda of Praxis for Young Adult Librarianship | The Journal of Research on Libraries and Young Adults | Teens, Youth & Libraries | Scoop.it
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Youth Library News: Bring on the e-readers

Youth Library News: Bring on the e-readers | Teens, Youth & Libraries | Scoop.it
Youth Library News. Library services to children are being revolutionized by changes in publishing. This blog points the way to news about technology and publishing that affects children and librarians.
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Libraries, Museums Receive $1.2 Million in IMLS Grants to Build Teen Learning Labs - School Library Journal

Libraries, Museums Receive $1.2 Million in IMLS Grants to Build Teen Learning Labs - School Library Journal | Teens, Youth & Libraries | Scoop.it
Libraries, Museums Receive $1.2 Million in IMLS Grants to Build Teen Learning LabsSchool Library JournalInspired by an innovative space for teens at the Chicago Public Library called YOU media, the labs are aimed at helping young people become...
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What Are They Reading for Fun?: Books from the Backlist and Zombie Titles - School Library Journal

What Are They Reading for Fun?: Books from the Backlist and Zombie Titles - School Library Journal | Teens, Youth & Libraries | Scoop.it
What Are They Reading for Fun?: Books from the Backlist and Zombie TitlesSchool Library JournalEllen Schreiber's and Maggie Stiefvater's titles are especially popular, and both authors have recently visited our library.
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Why Are We Depriving Our Teens of Sleep?

Why Are We Depriving Our Teens of Sleep? | Teens, Youth & Libraries | Scoop.it
Daylight is at a premium these days, and if your family is anything like ours, your teenagers are having a hard time getting out of bed in the morning.
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Young adult novels heating up the charts - The Boston Globe

Young adult novels heating up the charts - The Boston Globe | Teens, Youth & Libraries | Scoop.it
It all began with the “Twilight’’ series, which has the first of its two final movie installments, “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1,’’ hitting movie theaters this weekend.
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Teens, kindness and cruelty on social network sites | Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project

Teens, kindness and cruelty on social network sites...
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Page-turners for older readers — The Horn Book

Page-turners for older readers — The Horn Book | Teens, Youth & Libraries | Scoop.it
Recommended books for middle school and high school-aged readers. From the November 2011 issue of Notes from the Horn Book.
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Revolutionising Libraries with Social Media « Tame The Web

Revolutionising Libraries with Social Media « Tame The Web | Teens, Youth & Libraries | Scoop.it
(45); Using Netflix at an Academic Library – a TTW Guest Post by Rebecca Fitzgerald (41); Thank you Harper Collins (for making the path forward a little clearer) (27); The Library Student Bill of Rights - A TTW Guest Post by ...
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Research Roundup

Research Roundup | Teens, Youth & Libraries | Scoop.it
Miss hiding out in your university library? Tired of only reading library publications? Want to know what other scholars are doing?
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What’s the Boundary Between Bullying and Sexual Harassment?

What’s the Boundary Between Bullying and Sexual Harassment? | Teens, Youth & Libraries | Scoop.it
What’s the Boundary Between Bullying and Sexual Harassment?
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Native American Teens Embrace Beautification Efforts and ...

Native American Teens Embrace Beautification Efforts and ... | Teens, Youth & Libraries | Scoop.it
Cheyenne River Youth Project Trash Cans Painters 270x202 Native American Teens Embrace Beautification Efforts and Expressing “Most of the cans will be at the public playground and park, and at the baseball field at the ...
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Elephant bean-bag chair - Boing Boing

Elephant bean-bag chair - Boing Boing | Teens, Youth & Libraries | Scoop.it

Thought this might be cool for a teen space instead of regular bean bag chairs...

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Screen Capture Software

Screen Capture Software | Teens, Youth & Libraries | Scoop.it

Capture anything you see on your PC screen with SnapIt. It is convenient tool for graphic designers, bloggers who capture and crop images for their posts, for tech writers who need to describe menus and interfaces of applications, web designers and those who work with graphics every day. It captures and auto saves images with one click.

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Perfect for Holiday Giving

Perfect for Holiday Giving | Teens, Youth & Libraries | Scoop.it
Do you have someone on your holiday gift list that loves YA books? Do you know someone that is a Michael L. Printz Award aficionado? If so, then the 2012 YALSA Michael L.
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Jon Schnur on Who Will Control Your Child's Education? | TIME Ideas | TIME.com

Jon Schnur on Who Will Control Your Child's Education? | TIME Ideas | TIME.com | Teens, Youth & Libraries | Scoop.it
Take a guess whose influence over America's schools has increased most? Their decisions include what gets taught, what results get shared with parents and the public, what's expected of teachers and students, and the role of testing.
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» Clive Thompson on Why Kids Can't Search

» Clive Thompson on Why Kids Can't Search | Teens, Youth & Libraries | Scoop.it
Kids know how to Google—they just can't tell when the results are crap.
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The Pancake Throw down! Cool Teen Programming Ideas

The Pancake Throw down! Cool Teen Programming Ideas | Teens, Youth & Libraries | Scoop.it
So yesterday was legen… wait for it…. dary, thanks to Matthew the food bank guy, and our good friends at the San Antonio Food Bank. They stopped by with all the necessities for a full out panca...
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Library 2.011: Not live, but very much alive and free ...

Library 2.011: Not live, but very much alive and free ... | Teens, Youth & Libraries | Scoop.it
... and San José State University SLIS!) Below you'll find the full schedule. In the section chart, I've highlighted those events that might be of particular interest to the school library or youth services librarian communities.
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This Week: Making Every Day a Día Day

This Week: Making Every Day a Día Day | Teens, Youth & Libraries | Scoop.it
Making Every Day a Día Day: Incorporating Día into Current Youth Programming Wednesday, November 9, 2011; 2 pm Eastern, 1 pm Central, Noon Mountain, 11 am Pacific In only two days, ALSC presents Making Every Day a Día Day: Incorporating Día into...
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'Tipping the Scale' Helps Teens Discover Responsibility and ...

'Tipping the Scale' Helps Teens Discover Responsibility and ... | Teens, Youth & Libraries | Scoop.it
JACKSONVILLE, Florida (November 7, 2011) — Across the bright tile floors of the sprawling Baptist Medical Center walk teens from some of Jacksonville's most challenged neighborhoods, learning about work, learning about discipline and learning ...
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Digital Literacy in US Public Libraries | ALA TechSource

Digital Literacy in US Public Libraries | ALA TechSource | Teens, Youth & Libraries | Scoop.it
Excerpted from the Library Technology Reports August / September 2011 (vol. 47, no. 6) “The Transforming Public Library Infrastructure,” ALA Office for Resarch and Statistics. Chapter 6 “Digital Literacy Center Stage, Larra ...
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