What does the youth librarian of the future need to know? What skills you wish you had to empower children and teens in your community to voice their interests and needs? This interactive session will help guide the development of post-MLS continuing education for youth and children’s librarians. Come share your experience and enthusiasm with a team of researchers and library educators to re-envision the next generation of professional education. Light refreshments included.
Meeting Type: Discussion/Interest Group
Interests: Advocacy, Children’s Services, Emerging Technologies, Equity of Access, Games and Gaming, Librarianship, Library School Education, Mentoring, Rural and Small Libraries, Special Needs Populations, Technology, Transforming Libraries, Young Adult Services, Youth Services
Library Type: Elementary School, High School, Joint Use, Library School, Middle School, Museum, Native, Public, Regional System, Rural, School/Media Center, Student, Tribal
Cost: Included with full conference registration.