YA Strike Zone December 2017

The “Secret Sauce” of a YA Professional: The Job Description Anthony Bernier Are you curious if there’s a “secret sauce” for becoming a successful YA professional? Shouldn’t you be? If there is a secret, it lies in the instrument called... (Continue reading)

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YA Clicks October 2017

Giving More than You Get Jessica Farrow and the Web Surfers from the Central Rappahannock Regional Library In recent months and years, natural disasters, terrorist attacks, and economic uncertainty have become frequent news topics. With each new concern, though, there... (Continue reading)

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Tag Team Tech: Wrestling with Teens and Technology October 2017

Embracing Technology in Escape Rooms Kelly Czarnecki Incorporating technology into a library escape room program doesn’t have to be difficult. Sure, there are elaborate uses of technology at many commercial escape rooms. For example, at 60 to Escape, located in... (Continue reading)

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Wouldn’t You Like to Know . . . e. lockhart

Born in NYC, but growing up in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and then Seattle, Washington, e. lockhart is the only child raised by her loving playwright dad and preschool teacher mom.  Our current author has long had reason to see storytelling as... (Continue reading)