YALSA is collecting volunteer forms through Oct. 1st for book and media selection committees that begin work on Feb. 1, 2014. If you have experience evaluating and selecting young adult literature and would be interested in lending your time and talents to YALSA, please fill out the online form: http://www.ala.org/CFApps/Committee/volunteerform/volunteerform2.cfm?group1=YALSA. To learn more about what the time and commitment required of a YALSA selection committee member is, please watch this free webinar http://connectpro87048468.na5.acrobat.com/p65385874/ and read this brief article http://www.ala.org/yalsa/sites/ala.org.yalsa/files/content/How2Succeed_YABookCommittee.pdf. If you have questions about the appointments process, please contact YALSA’s President-Elect, Chris Shoemaker, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note: selection committee members must be personal members of YALSA. To add YALSA to your ALA membership, visit www.ala.org (click on join/renew in the top right corner) or contact Letitia Smith at email@example.com or 800.545.2433×4390.