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Evaluating the role of the professional children"s librarian

Dorne Margaret Fraser

Evaluating the role of the professional children"s librarian

an analysis of functions and development.

by Dorne Margaret Fraser

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Published .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsUniversity of North London.
The Physical Object
Pagination[v],165,[39] leaves
Number of Pages165
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18203954M

The Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) is a division of the American Library Association, and it is the world's largest organization dedicated to library service to members are concerned with creating a better future for children through libraries. ALSC's membership is composed of more than 4, members, including children's and youth librarians, children's.   Others struggle, and in the words of Marie Joyce, Children’s Librarian at the Free Public Library of Hasbrouck Heights, NJ, “it’s important to get them books they can read but that are not ‘babyish.’” A successful children’s librarian should be able to help find resources for all reading levels. An awareness of pop culture.

Early Literacy. Ready to Read at New York Libraries is an initiative of the New York State Education Department designed to improve and expand the availability of high quality public library early learning services in local communities across the State.; Ready to Read at New York Libraries Facebook page; Literacy and Children Resources. Bank Street Graduate School of Education Literacy Guide. Introduction. A public library is a non-profit library, which is maintained for public use and funded by the government or the public sources. Unlike other libraries, public library satisfies general public information needs by providing all kinds of knowledge and information available to all segments of the community regardless of race, nationality, age, gender, religion, language, disability.

Librarians who subscribe to this sentiment take seriously the task of evaluating children's books for false and inappropriate depictions of gender roles and people of color. To assist in that endeavor, the Council for Interracial Books published guidelines in that were modified and shortened in ASSESSING CHILDREN’S LITERATURE By Linda A. Santora, ADL Staff Article originally appeared in Our Children, December /January Literature is a powerful vehicle for helping children understand their homes, communities and the world. Even before young children can read, family members, childcare providers and teachers read them.


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