Author Archives: Anna Lam

About Anna Lam

Anna Lam is a Communications Specialist for the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA).

Patterns in Multicultural Young Adults Novels about Persian Culture

Matloob Haghanikar, Taraneh. “Patterns in Multicultural Young Adults Novels about Persian Culture.” Journal of Research on Libraries & Young Adults 8 (2017). n. page. Web. <Date accessed>. 

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Drawing Queerness: Evaluating Notable LGBTQ Graphic Novels for Teens

Betts-Green, Dawn and Don Latham. “Drawing Queerness: Evaluating Notable LGBTQ Graphic Novels for Teens.” Journal of Research on Libraries & Young Adults 8 (2017). n. page. Web. <Date accessed>. 

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Provide the Highest Level of Service: Public Library Collections of LGBTQ* Materials for Adolescents in the United States

Brendler, Beth, Lindsay Beckman, Denice Adkins, Heather Moulaison Sandy, Natalia Wiggins-Prelas, and Vanessa Adams. “Provide the Highest Level of Service: Public Library Collections of LGBTQ* Materials for Adolescents in the United States”. Journal of Research on Libraries & Young Adults 8 … Continue reading

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Dreaming in Color: Identifying Race and Ethnicity in YA Speculative Fiction Reviews

Davis, Jewel. “Dreaming in Color: Identifying Race and Ethnicity in YA Speculative Fiction Reviews”. Journal of Research on Libraries & Young Adults 8 (2017): n. page. Web. <Date accessed>.

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Understanding Empathetic Services: The Role of Empathy in Everyday Library Work

Phillips, Abigail. “Understanding Empathetic Services: The Role of Empathy in Everyday Library Work”. Journal of Research on Libraries & Young Adults 8 (2017). n. page. Web. <Date accessed>. 

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The Real Deal 2*: How Autism Is Described in YA Novels

Applegate, Rachel, Marilyn Irwin, and Annette Y. Goldsmith. The Real Deal 2*: How Autism Is Described in YA Novels. Journal of Research on Libraries & Young Adults 7 (2016): n. page. Web. <Date accessed>.

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Teen Book Covers: What’s Missing?

LaRosee, Elizabeth. Teen Book Covers: What’s Missing?. Journal of Research on Libraries & Young Adults 7 (2016): n. page. Web. <Date accessed>.

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What We Know: Planning, Implementing, and Assessing a Media Literacy-Themed Summer Camp

Richardson, Philina, Nancy Garmer, Erin Mahaney, Lisa Petrillo, and Rebecca Weber. What We Know: Planning, Implementing, and Assessing a Media Literacy-Themed Summer Camp. Journal of Research on Libraries & Young Adults 7 (2016): n. page. Web. <Date accessed>.

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Hunky Cajuns and Gay Sextons: Diversity as Represented in Adolescent Book Reviews

Ostenson, Jon, Rosie Ribeira, Rachel Wadham, and Katie Irion. Hunky Cajuns and Gay Sextons: Diversity as Represented in Adolescent Book Reviews. Journal of Research on Libraries & Young Adults 7 (2016): n. page. Web. <Date accessed>.

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Call for Papers: Special Themed Social Justice Issue

Journal of Research on Libraries and Young Adults (JRLYA) is currently accepting submissions for a special themed issue. It will highlight research related to social justice issues and public and school library services for teens. Researchers, librarians, graduate students, and … Continue reading

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