On August 10, 2016, thousands of professionals came together online for SLJ‘s 5th annual SLJTeen Live! (formerly SummerTeen). Attendees heard from many of the biggest YA authors about their upcoming books and listened in on discussions about important issues in teen programming and career advancement.
It’s not to late to view archive webcasts and explore the exhibit hall to download sponsor materials.
Relive the keynote speaker presentations
Burn Baby Burn
The Raven King
Author panels focused on important teen issues and trends including, mental health in YA literature, genre-bending SFF, compelling nonfiction, and horrors & thrillers.
Teen service panels focused on servicing the underserved, college and career readiness, working with Instagram and Snapchat, designing on the cheap and more!
SLJTeen Live! 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.
View the SLJTeen Live! archives for on-demand at your convenience!