Review your Library’s Policies and Procedures
Elections can rile people up. It’s smart for librarians to take a good look around before there’s trouble — starting with library policy.
Intellectual Freedom for Teens, Post Election
Far more than just “keepers of the printed book” (our original job description), we are now, perhaps more than ever, guardians of our teens’ emotional as well as intellectual needs. A large part of our job responsibility is to provide a safe space, a blanket of warmth and comfort, a plethora of intellectual and emotional resources to the young adults we serve.