Young Adult Library Services is the award-winning official journal of the Young Adult Library Services Association, a division of the American Library Association. YALS primarily serves as a vehicle for continuing education for librarians serving young adults, ages twelve through eighteen. It will include articles of current interest to the profession, act as a showcase for best practices, provide news from related fields, and will spotlight significant events of the organization and offer in-depth reviews of professional literature. YALS will also serve as the official record of the organization.
YALS is now also available digitally to subscribers and members.
Please note, YALS does not publish research articles. However, YALSA does have a research journal called, The Journal of Research on Libraries and Young Adults that does. Learn more here.