Join us for the 5th annual SLJ TeenLive (formerly SummerTeen), an online conference tackling important issues impacting your teen materials and programming. You’ll hear directly from authors and innovative librarians in an engaging conversational format, including live Q&A with the audience.
Get up close with keynote speakers:
Meg Medina, author, Burn Baby Burn
Maggie Stiefvater, The Raven King (The Raven Cycle, Book 4)
Author panels will focus on important teen issues and trends including, mental health in YA literature, genre-bending SFF, compelling nonfiction, and horrors & thrillers.
Teen service panels will focus on servicing the underserved (teen parents, incarcerated teens and homeless teens), college and career readiness, working with Instagram and Snapchat, and designing on the cheap and more!
Plus, attendees can explore the virtual exhibit hall, download materials, enter exciting contests, hear directly from publishers about their newest books as well as live chat with staff, authors and peers!
SLJ TeenLive is a free, completely virtual conference—no traveling and no cost! It’s a must for teen and young adult services librarians, and educators from public and school library settings, as well as teen advisory groups, book clubs, and anyone who loves YA/teen literature.
Our full event website will be ready soon. SLJ will alert you via email to view the full schedule and speaker lineup. Don’t wait, register today!
Registration includes access to the SLJ TeenLive archives for on-demand viewing at your convenience!
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