Looking to ground yourself in the basics of youth services in the public library?
Whether you are a newbie or need a refresher (or a breath of fresh air), this course will look at the past, present and, future of great service for children and teens.
At a glance
Topics in this introductory level course will include:
- Child development
- Collection building
- Programming, planning
- Kid-friendly environments
- Trends in service
- Success with difficult patrons
Marge Loch-Wouters is an educator and youth services consultant at Loch-Works Consulting and has worked in youth services for over 40 years. She blogs at Tiny Tips for Library Fun.