Library Services for Children Journal Club: Summer 2019

Hello friends! I’m about to take a much needed vacation and won’t be posting on Jbrary for a few weeks. I wanted to make sure I announced the Summer 2019 LSC Journal Club articles before I go. This quarter we’re discussing Summer Reading Clubs. Or Summer Reading Programs. Or Summer Learning Programs. Whatever you call… Continue reading Library Services for Children Journal Club: Summer 2019

2019 Picture Books: Gender Expansive

These books bust gender stereotypes. They also feature LGBTQ families and kids. I couldn’t find the perfect phrase to encompass both of these, but I liked “gender expansive” which I saw in a recent School Library Journal article on gender expression and early learning. And I’m sneaking this in just before the end of Pride… Continue reading 2019 Picture Books: Gender Expansive

Bilingual Storytime Presenter’s Guide

I am so excited to share this guest post about bilingual storytime today! I am even more excited because the writer is a youth services librarian from my hometown library, Sacramento Public Library!  So many exclamation points! This post is a great follow-up to my Bilingual Storytime Resources as its written by someone who actually… Continue reading Bilingual Storytime Presenter’s Guide