ALA, ALSC, YALSA
Join ALA in honoring books, videos, and other outstanding materials for children and teens at this high-profile event. Recognized worldwide for the high quality they represent, the ALA Youth Media Awards, including the prestigious Newbery, Caldecott, Printz, and Coretta Scott King Book Awards, guide parents, educators, librarians, and others in selecting the best materials for youth. Selected by committees composed of librarians and other literature and media experts, the awards encourage original and creative work in the field of children’s and young adult literature and media. A live Webcast of the announcements will be available for those not attending in person. Visit www.ala.org/yma for additional information.
Meeting Type: Awards/Honors Recognition, Social Event
Content Area: Books & Authors
Interests: Acquisitions, Children’s Literature, Children’s Services, Collection Development, Diversity, Librarianship, Professional Development, Trends and Forecasting, Young Adult Literature, Young Adult Services, Youth Services
Library Type: Elementary School, High School, Public
Sponsors: ALA, ALSC, YALSA
Cost: Included with full conference registration.