I’m a new blogger here at YALSA and I’m very excited to get to tell about the YALSA Tech for YA committee poster session at ALA Annual.It is always great to see what others are doing on a practical level. There were presentations by students as well as librarians.
Seth of Flamingnet Book Reviews began his site in 2002 when he was just 15 years old! It has now grown and has contributors from across the US. Seth was a delight to speak with and it you haven’t checked out his project, do yourself a favor and visit http://flamingnet.com
Morgan McPheeters and Jake Mayfield of the Farmington Public Library in New Mexico showed off their poster on their teen zine, Blended. The teens were so knowledgeable and their project was very well done.The zine produced was a high quality, full color zine that any teen would want to read. (more…)