ERIC Number: ED364252
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Book Beat: A Young Adult Services Manual for Louisiana's Libraries. Face It: Read a Book; Be Somebody.
Fairbanks, Gretchen, Ed.
This manual contains information on understanding the nature of young adults and developing a young adult service philosophy for a library. Ideas are provided for programs, activities, and workshops; and ready-to-use book talks and publicity materials are included, along with bibliographies for young adult collection development. The introductory materials include suggestions for a survey of teen users and an assignment alert package for teachers. The "Good Reads and Good Looks" section contains bibliographies that list 284 books and 12 films for young adult patrons. The publicity section contains 9 sample releases, letters, and announcements. (SLD)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Media Staff; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Louisiana State Library, Baton Rouge.
Identifiers: Book Talks; Louisiana