The Unbound Word

The Unbound Word by Linda W. Braun

(April 2011 to April 2015, Retired column)

The Unbound Word focuses on digital reading, including ebooks, apps, software and hardware, and how to use ereading technology and tools with teens and in libraries.

Linda W. Braun, past president of the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) and a New York City-based educational technology consultant with LEO: Librarians and Educators Online, provides training, consulting, and project management for schools, libraries, and other educational institutions and teaches for Simmons College Graduate School of Library and Information Science. Her latest book is Risky Business: Taking and Managing Risks in Library Services for Teens (ALA, 2010). Braun authored the Tag Team Tech: Wrestling with Teens and Technology evoya Online Exclusives column with Joyce Kazman Valenza from 2005 to 2011.



  1. LIS 773 - School Libraries | Blog | VOYA: Helpful reviews and innovative ideas says:

    […] to continuing reading through VOYA. In April, Linda W. Braun will begin publishing a column called The Unbound Word, focusing on digital reading. I’m glad to see that VOYA is ready to discuss the ways libraries […]

  2. Julia Hendricks says:

    Looking forward to reading more about digital reading!

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