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Developing library collections for today's young adults / Amy S. Pattee. Lanham : The Scarecrow Press, Inc., 2014. This book features policies that deal expressly with materials that respect the intellectual freedom of young library patrons. It emphasizes the importance of everything from needs assessment to collection development, encouraging librarians to consider informational, recreational, and curricular needs and interests as the library staff select material on behalf of young adults.

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Young adults deserve the best : YALSA's competencies in action / Sarah Flowers for the Young Adult Library Services Association.

Transforming young adult services / edited by Anthony Bernier. / Chicago : Neal-Schuman, an imprint of the American Library Association, 2013. -- Exploring the question of what an LIS-specific vision of young adults should be, this book offers a wide array of provocative positions with implications for libraries in literacy initiatives, YA space, intergenerational interactions, and civic life.

The collection program in schools : concepts and practices, 5th ed. / Kay Bishop. / Santa Barbara, California : Libraries Unlimited, 2012. This practical text provides all the information and direction beginning school librarians need to develop and manage multi-format collections.

Integrating young adult literature through the common core standards / Rachel L. Wadham and Jonathan W. Ostenson. / Santa Barbara, California : Libraries Unlimited, an imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC, [2013] This book advocates for a stronger role for young-adult literature in ELA classrooms, compellingly documenting how this body of work meets both the needs of adolescent students and the demands of the common core for complex texts and tasks.

  • Kathie Larsyn

    the CC$$ are a plan to "fix" a manufactured crisis, which the billionaire profiteers like gates and pearson and the koch are using to become richer, and destroy public education and the profession of teaching.....^0^

Enhancing teaching and learning : a leadership guide for school librarians / Jean Donham. / ibrary Association, 2013. -- This new edition of a classic shows how to take a proactive role in shaping instruction by learning how to develop and implement a library media program and integrate it into the total educational experience.

Toward a 21st-century school library media program / edited by Esther Rosenfeld, David V. Loertscher. / Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press/Hi Willow Research and Pub., 2007.

Technology and the school library : a comprehensive guide for media specialists and other educators Rev. ed. / Odin L. Jurkowski. / Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2010.