YALSA's Top Reads: Community Engagement and Collaboration — eEditions e-book

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YALSA’s Top Reads digital publication features a collection of YALSA's best articles and resources on two critical topics in the library field – Community Engagement and Collaboration. Whether you’re just getting started in community engagement or simply need new ideas, strategies, or resources, this publication has all that and more!

Making Change, Empowering Youth, and Connecting with the Community: The Reasoning and Strategy

  • When Libraries Become a Refuge for Youth in a Post-Election World
  • How to Get Teens Fit and Happy Through Collaboration and Creativity
  • Partnering for Impact
  • The Curriculum Materials Library as a Hub of Resources, Literacy Practices, and Collaboration: Expanding the Role of the Library to Support Foster Youth

Making Change, Empowering Youth, and Connecting with the Community: Ideas in Practice

  • Community Experts Mentor Teens and New Adults
  • Working with the Harry Potter Alliance
  • Back to (After) School — Community Service for Preteens
  • Back to (After)School — LRNG in Out-of-School Time
  • How to Make Teen Read Week™ an Event in Your Community
  • Digital Storytelling
  • 21st-Century Partnerships In and Out of the Library
  • What We Know: Planning, Implementing, and Assessing a Media Literacy Themed Summer Camp

Professionals Taking Action: Stories of Strategies and Successes

  • Leadership Anchorage
  • How Community Engagement Influenced My Final Exam
  • Personal Service Priority Plan

Supplemental YALSA Resources 107

Trent McLees

Editor for YALSA.