In this YALSA podcast Devo Carpenter of the Austin Public Library talks about the Second Chance Books project one of the winners of the most recent Excellence in Library Service to Young Adults project.

The Second Chance Books Project is a collaboration between the Austin Public Library and the Gardner Betts Juvenile Detention Center.

In this podcast Carpenter talks about the impact of the program on teens in the detention center and gives a few tips on how librarians in other locations might start a similar program.


About Linda W Braun

Linda W Braun is a YALSA Past President, the YALSA CE Consultant, and a learning consultant/project management coordinator at LEO: Librarians & Educators Online.

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