The age group is rewarding and fun to work with. There are a lot of different things you can do in regards to programming, collection and displays. There are so many resources that are available for teens to utilize that they don't know about. They are an underserved population that needs more advocates.
The program Nicole and I developed is Teen Beats, a teen music recording program for the Middle Country Public Library. Designed for high school students grades 9-12. In this 5 session program teens will learn how to produce, record and edit their own music in any genre they want. Local musicians and djs will come … Continue reading Teen Beats: Teen Music Program Proposal
1. You Are an Army of One, the Only Teen Services Librarian in the Library System. (Velasquez, p 100) Carrie Kitchen's role as the only teen services librarian at the Calgary Public Library is extreme and daunting, but not that unlike many suburban libraries here in New York. I can only imagine how overwhelming it … Continue reading An Army of One