About JRLYAThe Journal of Research on Libraries and Young Adults is an open-access, peer-reviewed online research journal published by the Young Adult Library Services Association. Its purpose is to enhance the development of theory, research, and practices to support young adult library services, as emphasized in’ YALSA’s National Research Agenda.
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- What’s Going on Down Under? Part 1: Portrayals of Culture in Award-Winning Australian Young Adult Literature March 27, 2019
- One, Two, Three, Four! We Don’t Want Your F**king War! The Vietnam Antiwar Movement in Young Adult Fiction March 27, 2019
- Disability Narrative Theory and Young Adult Fiction of Mental Illness March 27, 2019
- Pausing at the Threshold: Peritextual Images in Young Adult Nonfiction Award Winners January 18, 2019
- The First All-Digital Library Space: The Effectiveness of BiblioTech’s Services for Urban Youth January 18, 2019
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Scrofano, Diane. “Disability Narrative Theory and Young Adult Fiction of Mental Illness.” Journal of Research on Libraries & Young Adults Vol. 10 No. 1 (2019). n. page. Web. <Date accessed>.
To view the posters, click on the image to enlarge them. Title: Teaching K-12 Digital Citizenship Lesley Farmer, EdD College of Education, California State University Long Beach firstname.lastname@example.org Title: Silencing the Internal Censor in YA Collection Development Robin Fogle Kurz … Continue reading
Information Seeking in the Context of a Hobby: A Case Study of a Young Adult with Asperger’s Syndrome
By Katie O’Leary Abstract This case study focuses on a young adult with Asperger’s Syndrome (AS) whose hockey hobby necessitates significant information seeking that satisfies cognitive, affective, and social needs to the point that it precludes the development of practical … Continue reading