The Future of Libraries & Teens (Fall 2013)

cover of fall 2013 YALSIn just a few weeks the fall 2013 issue of YALS will land in YALSA member and YALS subscriber mailboxes. The theme of the issue is the future of libraries and teens. The focus coincides with YALSA’s year of research and analysis on the topic of teen services in the future and is a pre-cursor to the publication of the association’s white paper on that topic. In the issue you will find articles on:

  • What library staff and advocates must focus on in order to achieve future success
  • What connected learning is and what it means to libraries
  • How educational trends will have an impact on school libraries
  • What the future of LIS education needs to entail, encompass, and look like Continue reading