NCLS is evaluating the materials currently available through The Warehouse, and we want your input! If you're not already familiar with The Warehouse, it's a collection of tools to support member library programs and outreach events, loanable through the LibCal reservation system. Most of the items are youth services-related, which is why I'd especially like the feedback of this group. What do we have that you'd like to see more of? What do we not have that we should? Vote here!
From NYLA YSS: "TikTok is the latest social media platform that has teens logging on in droves. Learn how to create a TikTok for your library and how creating short 1-minute videos can reach your teen and young adult audience." Free to YSS members - sign up here!
LET'S TALK ABOUT... ART
The latest bundle from Talking is Teaching is all about art! Check out posters, parent tip sheets, social media content, and more in the shared Make and Take folder. (Got a resource you'd like to add to the folder? Just e-mail me and I'll add you as an editor.)
From the ALSC Blog: "So, it’s the ninth hour. Summer Reading 2021 is just about here. Things are changing rapidly, though. COVID safety guidelines are positively fluid. What’s a children’s librarian to do?!