Start Something New With YALSA

Recently, members of the YALSA Board discussed how the Division defines “young adult.” Specifically the Board wondered if more attention should be paid to the older or younger age edges of the group that makes up what we call young adult. In that discussion, the group realized that it could be useful if YALSA looked at ways to support librarians that serve older teens (including those in college and the work force) and those in their early 20s.

In order to get started in supporting librarians that serve these teens, YALSA is looking for one or two people to spearhead the formation of a new Interest or Discussion Group. This group might look at ways to work with teens that are: Continue reading