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Services for young people

Selected resources that offer librarians practical help in managing youth services.


Libraries for Children and Young Adults - The International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) guidelines for library services for young adults. The guidelines are directed at librarians, library administrators, professional educators and library school students.

Young Adult Librarian's Help/Homepage - This US site is an index of web resources that support the development and delivery of library services for young adults.

Young peoples service standards (PDF 127.1 KB) - To provide standards and guidelines for developing young peoples services in libraries. Revised April 2009.

Last updated
17th December 2013