Interview With A Teen Librarian Summary

Christine, the Young Adult librarian that I interviewed, was very knowledgeable and gave great insight into the different issues and trends in teen librarianship. Many of these topics were the same ones that we have discussed in class. From my conversation with Christine and what we’ve already studied, here are the main points that I … Continue reading Interview With A Teen Librarian Summary

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Are We Segregating Teens with YA Spaces?

In the reading "Tribialism versus Citizenship: Are Youth Increasingly Unwelcome in Libraries?" author Mike Males examines the different implications of separating teens from adults in the library, and the reasons why we do it in the first place. Males feels that youth spaces can be looked at as age segregation born out of ephebiphobia, or … Continue reading Are We Segregating Teens with YA Spaces?