The program will discuss the importance of advocating for teen programming within the Public Library. It will focus specifically on why offering teen services is important for teens and the community, ways to advocate locally and nationally for teen services, how partnering with local organizations that serve teens strengthens teen services and creates advocates for the library in the community, and ways to transition teens into new young adults who love the library.
Meeting Type: Program
Content Area: Transforming: Services
Interests: Advocacy, Community Engagement, Partnerships, Urban Libraries, Young Adult Services, Youth Services
Type of Library: Public
Cost: Included with full conference registration.