The 2018 event will be held Oct. 7 - 13th, featuring the theme "It's Written in the Stars: READ." Library staff, afterschool providers and educators can use this theme to encourage teens to think and read outside of the box, as well as seek out fantasy, science fiction and other out-of- this-world reads. Join the conversation on Twitter with #TRW18. This site will launch with the 2018 theme and resources during National Library Week, April 8 - 14, 2018
Teen Read Week™ is a national adolescent literacy initiative created by the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA). It began in 1998 and is held annually in October the same week as Columbus Day. Its purpose is to encourage teens to be regular readers and library users.
Did you hear? The 2019 Morris & Nonfiction Award finalists have been announced! Winners of YALSA and ALA's book awards will be announced at the ALA’s Youth Media Awards in Seattle, WA on January 28, 2019 at 8am PST. Fans can follow 2019 results in real-time via live webcast, sponsored by Baker & Taylor, a Follett Company, or follow the hashtag #alayma.
Hello! I am a little late for the week, but it is finally here! We have our kick-off event tonight with our panel as well as our telescope demonstration. We had a bit a trouble securing a space outside of the telescope demonstration, but it…Continue
Are there graphics available for this year's theme: "It's Written in the Stars... Read"? I love the banner at the top of this website but I would like more graphics to decorate my library with. Thanks!Continue