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Author Jones, Patrick, 1961-

Title Connecting young adults and libraries : a how-to-do-it manual / Patrick Jones.

Publication Info. New York : Neal-Schuman Publishers, [1992]
©1992

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Location Call No. Status
 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - Children's Program Room  J PROF REF 025.5 JONES    In-Library Use Only
Description xi, 278 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
Series How-to-do-it manuals for libraries ; no. 19
How-to-do-it manuals for libraries ; no. 19.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-275) and index.
Contents 1. "Do It Right" -- 1.1. Overview -- 1.2. Short History -- 1.3. State of the Art: Statistics -- 1.4. Why YA? -- 2. Young Adults in Libraries -- 2.1. Contradictions -- 2.2. Perceptions -- 2.3. Strategies -- 2.4. Behavior -- 2.5. Developmental Tasks -- 2.6. Levels of Response -- 3. Young Adult Collections -- 3.1. Reading Interests -- 3.2. Choices and Priorities -- 3.3. Fiction -- 3.4. Nonfiction -- 3.5. Periodicals -- 3.6. Nonprint -- 3.7. Information Sources -- 3.8. Collection Concerns -- 4. Young Adult Services -- 4.1. Reference Service -- 4.2. Readers Advisory Service -- 4.3. Library Orientation -- 4.4. Library Instruction -- 4.5. Booktalking -- 5. Making Connections -- 5.1. Connecting With Schools -- 5.2. Connecting With Agencies -- 6. Programming -- 6.1. Planning -- 6.2. Promoting -- 6.3. Showtime -- 6.4. Specific Programs -- 7. Marketing and Merchandising -- 7.1. Marketing -- 7.2. Marketing Plan -- 7.3. Merchandising -- 7.4. Merchandising Plan -- 8. Issues in Young Adult Services -- 8.1. Confidentiality -- 8.2. Privacy -- 8.3. Social Responsibility -- 8.4. Censorship -- 8.5. Restricted Access -- 8.6. Latchkey and Homeless YAs -- 8.7. Out-of-School/Non-College-Bound YAs -- 8.8. Lack of Diversity -- 8.9. Defining YA Services. Appendix A. National Center for Education Statistics National Survey Results -- Appendix B. Core Collection -- Appendix C. Core List by Author and Genre -- Appendix D. Addresses of Major YA Publishers -- Appendix E. Addresses of Magazines for Young Adults -- Appendix F. Addresses of Professional Periodicals.
Subject Young adults' libraries -- Administration.
Libraries -- Special collections -- Young adult literature.
Young adult literature -- Bibliography -- Methodology.
Young adults -- Books and reading.
Indexed Term Adolescents Libraries.
Other Form: Online version: Jones, Patrick, 1961- Connecting young adults and libraries. New York : Neal-Schuman Publishers, c1992 (OCoLC)556051513
Online version: Jones, Patrick, 1961- Connecting young adults and libraries. New York : Neal-Schuman Publishers, c1992 (OCoLC)608284284
ISBN 1555701086
9781555701086
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