Encourage teens to check out the 25 nominees and read them over the summer so they can vote for their favorites in August!
View a list of the nominees with annotations here.
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The site is now live! Sign up for a free account on this site if you haven't already to get access to the free, themed logo located under the "Planning" tab and check out the themed products!
Added by YALSA on April 12, 2018 at 10:37am — No Comments
Our 2018 Teen Read Week theme has been chosen! This year's theme is: "It's Written in the Stars...READ." The site launch and themed materials are coming soon, so keep an eye out for those! 2018 Teen Read Week will be celebrated October 7-13. Start sharing your program and celebration ideas on our site forum!
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In addition to the extensive list, both also include a Top Ten list! Also, if you haven't already, check out the Amazing Audiobooks and…Continue
Added by YALSA on February 22, 2018 at 10:39am — No Comments
Teen Read Week 2018 will be celebrated October 7-13. Check back in mid-April for a new, themed site! The theme will be announced in March.
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Knowing how to format sources in an MLA Works Cited page makes it easier to put citations together. This guide will help struggling teens.
It is likely that students arranging sources in MLA format for the first time realize rather quickly that there is a pattern to the arrangement of the information. It's fairly obvious, for example, that the author or authors of the work are acknowledged first. In the event that…Continue
Added by Diane Payan on December 1, 2017 at 3:27am — No Comments
Use your smartphone like a pro!
Despite the significant number of extraordinary features, most iPhone owners use the device only as a banal ringer. In most cases, they do not even know about many device nuances, like opportunity to sync your iPhone with Outlook, which can greatly facilitate life. We conducted a small sociological poll among almost three hundred different iPhone users, who can…
Added by Kevin Rayman on November 20, 2017 at 5:00am — No Comments
We've announced our 2017 Teens' Top Ten list! Did your favorites make the cut? Find out the winners in the announcement video, featuring the stars of the movie Everything, Everything! #yalsaTTT
Added by YALSA on October 19, 2017 at 11:30am — No Comments
Did your library celebrate Teen Read Week this year? Well we want to hear your feedback! Sharing your input with YALSA gives us the opportunity to improve future initiatives and make the next TRW even better. So let us know what you think! The survey is open through 11/2. And as always, thank you for all your efforts to increase awareness of the great resources libraries have to offer teens!…Continue
Added by YALSA on October 19, 2017 at 9:50am — No Comments
The applications for the 2018 Summer Learning Resources and Teen Summer Intern grants are now open! Twenty of each grant, worth $1,000 each are available and generously funded by the Dollar General Literacy Foundation. Apply by Jan. 1, 2018. Eligibility requirements apply. Apply …Continue
Added by YALSA on September 13, 2017 at 4:17pm — No Comments
I've been writing adventures for teen readers since 2012 and they can be found on my web site www.brantonholmbergbooks.wordpress.com ; The Archeos Adventures are about 3 young archeologists, juniors in high school, who make a fantastic discovery in the first book of the series called "The Valley of the Dwellers". As the series continues they discover the star gate crystal skull, an ancient talisman that gives them…Continue
Added by Branton Holmberg on August 24, 2017 at 12:34pm — No Comments
2017 Teens’ Top Ten voting is finally open! Now through Oct 14th, teens (and only teens, sorry librarians!) are able to vote for their favorite titles amongst the 26 nominees. The voting site is hosted again this year by DOGObooks. Encourage your teens to read and…Continue
Added by YALSA on August 16, 2017 at 10:26am — No Comments
Don’t miss our upcoming webinar for Teen Read Week 2017 set for Thursday, August 24 at 2PM EST.
The topic is Graphomania!: A Guide to Hosting Your Library's Teen Writing Contest with Leah Weyand. In this webinar, you’ll find tips and ideas on hosting a teen writing contest at your library! Register for free here.
Added by YALSA on July 21, 2017 at 9:23am — No Comments
The 2017 Teens' Top Ten nominees have been announced! Check out this video of the announcements featuring the stars of the upcoming film, Everything, Everything!
Encourage teens to read the titles over the summer and vote for their favorites in August!
Join the free site for access to free planning and marketing resources!
Find and share your programming ideas on our Teen Programming HQ site as well as down below on our Teen Read Week forum.
Added by YALSA on April 13, 2017 at 11:30am — No Comments
Stay tuned for an updated site with theme artwork coming in April during National Library Week!
2017 theme announcement also coming soon!
Added by YALSA on February 17, 2017 at 9:26am — No Comments
Did you and your library participate in Teen Read Week this year? Well, we want to hear your thoughts and feedback! This survey helps give us the opportunity to improve future Teen Read Week initiatives. So share your input with YALSA and help us make the next TRW even better! And as always, thank you for all your efforts to increase awareness of the great resources libraries have to offer teens!…Continue
Added by YALSA on November 9, 2016 at 11:30am — No Comments
Now through December 31, 2016, teens aged 12-18 can nominate their favorite titles to be considered as a 2017 Teens’ Top Ten nominee via the …Continue
Added by YALSA on October 17, 2016 at 3:00pm — No Comments
The majority of the teens we serve in Anaheim are bilingual, and dual-immersion programs in school are expanding across all grade levels in our city. Teen Read Week is giving us the perfect impetus to create programs celebrating bilingualism and reinvigorate our YA Spanish collection.
Our main Teen Read Week event is a visit from Isabel Quintero, author of Gabi, A Girl In Pieces. Isabel lives locally, and writes vividly about what it's like to grow up as a Hispanic teen…Continue
Added by Emily Otis on October 11, 2016 at 12:46pm — No Comments
Teen Read Week special programming for English Language Learners (ELLs) at my school is still in the planning stages; I have been collaborating with Mrs. Rebecca Hepler, the English as a Second Language (ESL) teacher to prepare and schedule activities.
We have 16 students in this group of ELLs, representing five different nations around the world from Mexico to Saudi Arabia to China. Students’ exposure to the history of our city, Philadelphia,…Continue
Added by Sara Frey on October 11, 2016 at 7:49am — No Comments