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, Promotions & Events Get Away @ Your Library with Great Teen Titles on Audio

Teen Read Week is a national adolescent literacy initiative created by the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) to encourage teens to be regular readers and library users. And providing teens with the choice of an audiobook can generate new excitement about reading Read more

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Promotions & Events Teen Read Week: Seek the Unknown Through Audiobooks

With their busy school and social schedules, teens are finding less and less time to read every day. Each year, Teen Read Week, a national literacy initiative sponsored by YALSA (Young Adult Library Services Association), encourages teens to rediscover and embrace a love of reading. Read more

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