Preparing Librarians to Meet the Needs of 21st Century Teens

Preparing Librarians to Meet the Needs of 21st Century Teens

Young Adult Library Services Association’s (YALSA) badges program will fill a knowledge gap in the profession. Recent studies from the MacArthur Foundation and others have called for a re-envisioning of libraries. YALSA's badges program will help librarians develop the skills and knowledge they need in order to meet the needs of 21st century teens.