ERIC Number: ED473704
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2002
No Limits--READ! Young Adult Reading Club and Programming Manual.
This manual provides strategies for developing young adult collections, outlines a reading club designed specifically for young adults, suggests promotional ideas for the young adult reading club and young adult programming in general, and provides age-appropriate ideas for both formal and passive programming. Specific topics covered in the section on programs for young adults include: teen volunteers and teen advisory boards; a teen poetry workshop; teen talk book discussion; a readers' theater program; Web crawling; origami and story telling; money for school; a mystery role-playing game; and a mini game convention. Also included are a short booklist of fun summer reads for young adults and a bibliography of resources in all formats that are cited throughout the manual. (MES)
Descriptors: Adolescent Literature, Adolescents, Library Collection Development, Library Collections, Library Services, Public Libraries, Reading Materials, Reading Programs
Texas State Library and Archives Commission, P.O. Box 12927, Austin, TX 78711-2927. Tel: 512-463-5460; Fax: 512-463-5436; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web Site: http://www.tsl.state.tx.us/index.html. For full text: http://www.tsl.state.tx.us/ld/pubs/yareadingclub/index.html.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Media Staff; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Texas State Library, Austin. Library Development Div.