Polaris Library Systems President and CEO Bill Schickling will lead a one hour webcast which will include a stellar panel of educators, researchers and librarians who are at the forefront of promoting teen services in public libraries.
Topics will include:
Your Teen Area as Their Third Space: Creating a Place Cool Enough to Call Their Own
Michele Gorman, Teen Services Coordinator for the Public Library of Charlotte & Mecklenburg County (NC)
Teen 2.0: Using New Technologies to Tap Into Teens
Jen Maney, Manager of Virtual Library, Pima County Public Library, Tucson (AZ)
An Online Oasis for Teens at Maricopa County Library District
Christine Pearson, Fountain Hills Library Branch Manager,
Maricopa County Library District (AZ)
The Intersection of Gaming and Libraries: Where Are We, Where Are We Going?
Scott Nicholson, Associate Professor, School of Information Studies at Syracuse University