Promotions & Events Teen Read Week 2016: Listen for the Fun of It

Teen Read Week is a national literacy initiative created by the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) to encourage teens to be regular readers, listeners, and library users. Celebrate Teen Read Week October 9-15, 2016.

This year YALSA announced a multilingual “Read for the Fun of It” theme, encouraging librarians “to highlight all of the resources and services available to the 22% of the nation’s youth who speak a language other than English at home.” Read on for fun listening suggestions, learn why audiobooks are a great resource for English Language Learners, and find more language learning tools for your library. Read more

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Collection Development, Featured Lights, Camera, Listen!

Do you offer these hot fall movie listens at your library? Audiobooks are the ticket to bringing big screen entertainment to patrons in a new way. Listen to these blockbuster bestsellers before you see them for a front row seat to sensational, cinematic storytelling. We can smell the popcorn already! Read more

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