Readers' Advisory for Children and Tweens in the Digital Age
Children's Librarian, San Leandro Public Library
Wednesday, February 09, 2011
Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm Pacific Time
Location: Clark Hall 304, SJSU Campus URL: join live session
Readers' Advisory is still an essential skill for a Youth Services Librarian, even in the age of Internet tools such as Novelist, Kidsreads.com, and various websites. In this presentation, learn how to identify popular authors and series for readers age 8-12, and be able to find read-a-likes for popular tween books. This presentation will give you skills in the SLIS Core Competency of "recognize the social, cultural and economic dimensions of information use."