Introducing: Rick Orsillo Teen Services Librarian http://www.myspace.com/rickobaggins http://shorstab.blogspot.com/ Unshelved Lookalike Contest Winner as Randy! http://www.facebook.com/rickobaggins
Additional Links for further review PDF done by Rick on the TAB, right click to open for a bigger view or follow this hyperlink http://www.schoollibraryjournal.com/article/CA6654575.html Below is the link to the article on the RFW contest : YALSA’s Best Books for Young Adults 2008 : http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/yalsa/booklistsawards/bestbooksya/08bbya.cfm
Weeding is done when a book needs to be replaced due to wear
No books published BEFORE (not after-oops) 2000
The Teen Collection has the 2 nd highest circulation in the library behind the Children’s Collection
There is a list !
Community Operation: Teen Book Drop Yearly the library becomes involved in community events such as the Shoreline Parade, school job, volunteer resources, and health fairs, book talks and school visits. They work together on events with Social Services and the Parks and Recreation Departments to enrich community participation in library events. During Operation Teen Book Drop, Rick and some local teens volunteered to deliver 600 teen books to donate to Children’s Hospital.