TITLE

Youth Matters. Moving Beyond Same-Old

AUTHOR(S)
Braun, Linda W.
PUB. DATE
November 2013
SOURCE
American Libraries;Nov/Dec2013, Vol. 44 Issue 11/12, p49
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on youth services outreach in U.S. libraries. The author looks at the use of virtual and digital tools, electronic content (e-content), and social media, including the mobile application (app) Vine and the social networking services Twitter and Facebook. The article also discusses outreach partners for libraries, including teenage patrons and library stakeholders.
ACCESSION #
91783826

 

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