Category Archives: Conference Notes

MLA Spring Institute

Last week, I got to go to the Michigan Library Association’s Spring Institute for the first time.  I’ve never been before because it’s specifically for youth and teen librarians, and I’m officially an adult librarian – someone has to stay … Continue reading

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Kidlitcon 2016

Two weekends ago, I was fortunate enough to attend Kidlitcon in Wichita, hosted by the wonderful Melissa Fox of Book Nut and planned by these amazing people: I came back and spent two weeks (punctuated by a weekend of Girl … Continue reading

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Cybils Call for Judges and Kidlitcon

Why you too should apply to be a #Cybils judge and go to #Kidlitcon 2016! Continue reading

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Kidlitcon 2015

I was very grateful to attend Kidlitcon in Baltimore this last weekend, courtesy of the Friends of the Library.  Kidlitcon is a small conference sponsored by the Kidlitosphere, an association of children’s and young adult literature bloggers.  They also sponsor … Continue reading

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Kidlitcon or Bust!

Just a quick post – I’m off to Kidlitcon for the first time tomorrow morning!  (It will also be my first time flying off without my children – wish us luck.)  I am super excited to meet my blogging friends … Continue reading

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Beyond Duct Tape: Teen Programming

My colleagues were asking for my notes from the recent Michigan Library Association conference, so here’s my notes from an inspiring program on teen programming from one of our former interns and, you know, some other teen librarian she’s good … Continue reading

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