Summer Reading Programs – What Works?

As we get ever-closer to summer recess, it’s time for my annual post about summer reading programs at public libraries. Summertime marks a respite for school librarians and the peak season for public librarians. As mentioned in my 2016 post , the three-month interim between academic sessions affords public librarians the opportunity to maintain literary engagement with […]

Summer Reading Club

It’s June and many public libraries have kicked off their summer reading clubs. The summer season tends to be the time when libraries shine – there is more foot traffic and more program offerings. Once summer arrives school media specialists hand off their students to public librarians, with the objective that they will continue reading […]