Children's services : partnerships for success (Book, 2010) []
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Children's services : partnerships for success

Children's services : partnerships for success

Author: Betsy Diamant-Cohen
Publisher: Chicago : American Library Association, 2010.
Series: ALA public library handbook series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"Diamant-Cohen, past president of the Maryland Library Association's Children's Services Division, gathers 18 examples of outreach partnerships to serve as inspiration for librarians and library administrators. Librarians from around the country describe their award-winning programs, including reading readiness initiatives, story times for children with speech and language delays, serving children of incarcerated  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Case studies
Études de cas
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Betsy Diamant-Cohen
ISBN: 9780838910443 0838910440
OCLC Number: 463675457
Description: xiii, 126 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: The Big Tree Library / Janet Johnson --
Crossing cultural borders : serving immigrant families / Dorothy Stoltz [and others] --
Language fun storytime : serving children with speech and language delays / Tess Prendergast and Rhea Lazar --
Reaching Little Heights / Catherine Hakala-Ausperk --
Thrive by Five reading readiness initiative / Elizabeth M. Gray and Candelaria Mendoza --
Inviting police to read at your library / Linda Schwartz --
Children of incarcerated parents : public libraries reaching out / Shelley Quezada -- : statewide summer reading program goes online / Maureen Ambrosino --
BLAST school outreach program / Georgene DeFilippo --
Braille that stands out in more ways than one / Deborah J. Margolis --
Party with your partners : plan a kids' book fest! / Starr LaTronica --
Borrow a book--
at the museum / Carol Sandler --
Countdown to kindergarten / Jeri Robinson and Krystal Beaulieu --
Saving money through family literacy collaborations / Wendy Blackwell [and others] --
Small libraries help one another in a big way / Leah Wagner --
SmartArt / Ellen Riordan and Emily Blumenthal --
Teaching storytelling to youth : a library, a school, and an art institute collaborate / Cathy Lancaster and Brenda Harris --
Science in the summer / Margie Stern.
Series Title: ALA public library handbook series.
Responsibility: edited by Betsy Diamant-Cohen.


Brings together 18 examples of successful outreach partnerships that children's librarians and administrators can adapt to their own situations. Contributors explain how they partnered with schools,  Read more...


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