Nominate Now for the Zora Neale Hurston Award

Nominations being accepted for Zora Neale Hurston Award The Zora Neale Hurston Award from RUSA/CODES honors people who have demonstrated leadership in promoting African American literature through projects such as a program, display, collection building efforts, a special readers’ advisory focus, or innovation in service. The winner will receive $1,250 in funds to attend the… Read More Nominate Now for the Zora Neale Hurston Award

New YALSA Journal

The Young Adult Library Services Association launched the inaugural issue of its open-access, peer-reviewed electronic research journal, the Journal of Research on Libraries and Young Adults at The journal will be published quarterly beginning in November 2010, with issues following in February, May and August. The first issue highlights paper presentations from YALSA’s Young Adult Literature… Read More New YALSA Journal

Indy: Mark your Calendar!!

Indianapolis Youth Literature Conference Saturday, January 29th, 2011 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Indianapolis Marion County Public Library – Central Branch It is time once again for the Indianapolis Youth Literature Conference for librarians, school media specialists and other adults who are interested in children’s and young adult literature. Scheduled speakers include Coretta Scott King… Read More Indy: Mark your Calendar!!