Each year the American Library Association honors books, videos, and other outstanding materials for children and teens. Recognized worldwide for the high quality they represent, the ALA Youth Media Awards, including the prestigious, Coretta Scott King Book, Caldecott, Newbery, and Printz Awards, guide parents, educators, librarians, and others in selecting the best materials for youth. Selected by committees composed of librarians and other literature experts, the awards encourage original and creative work in the field of children’s and young adult literature . Doors open at 7:30 a.m. PT and fans can follow results live by following #alayma or tuning in to our live webcast at www.ala.org/yma .
ALA Unit/Subunit: ALA, ALSC, ODLOS, YALSA
Meeting Type: Awards/Honors Recognition
Cost: Included with full conference registration.
Accessibility: This session will be open captioned. This is an ASL interpreted session.