Erinn Batykefer, MLIS

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Rainbow Book List: LGBTQ books for teens

From the Rainbow Books about page: The Rainbow Project is a joint project of the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgendered Round Table and the Social Responsibilities Round Table of the … Continue reading

May 3, 2012 · Leave a comment

CCBC’s Books for Middle and High School Age

The Cooperative Children’s Book Center (CCBC) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison is a wonderful source of vetted booklists on a variety of topics for children, tweens, and teens. Click HERE … Continue reading

May 3, 2012 · Leave a comment

YA Steampunk & Neo-Victorian Booklists

My YA Steampunk Reads Pinterest board is a growing resource, with new pins added regularly to showcase Steampunk books, movies, websites, and videos. Click here to access a PDF version … Continue reading

May 3, 2012 · Leave a comment

Teen Librarian’s Toolbox

Teen Librarian’s Toolbox: for teen librarians short on time, short on money but not short on passion Teen Librarian’s Toolbox was created by Karen Jensen, who has been a Teen/Youth … Continue reading

May 2, 2012 · Leave a comment

5 Teen Book Review Sites

A few of my favorite sites for Teen Book Reviews: Flamingnet Book Reviews  Flamingnet was created by Seth Cassell, who is now in college, when he was in 5th grade.  … Continue reading

April 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

Collection Assessment: Middleton’s Teen Graphic Novels

During my Youth Services practicum at Middleton Public Library in the fall of 2011, I had the opportunity to assess the Teen Graphic Novel collection, which includes nearly 1000 items. … Continue reading

April 29, 2012 · Leave a comment

Common Sense Media: An online media ratings tool

Common Sense Media is a non-profit organization that publishes reviews and ratings for movies, video games, TV shows, books, music, and other media. From the website: Mission: Common Sense Media … Continue reading

April 29, 2012 · Leave a comment