February 19, 2018

The Advocate's Toolbox

Looking Back to Katrina

From the archives, SLJ’s 2005 coverage of the return to school—and library services—in the wake of Hurricane Katrina.

SLJ’s Best Books Cover Gallery

A look back at SLJ’s December covers. In a tradition since 1998, the magazine has commissioned a top illustrator for the assignment, all on the theme of “stars.”

Throwback Thursday: Their Professionalism Kicked In

News editor Andrea Glick reported SLJ’s story on September 11, 2001, which was—for our staff who worked in and had children in affected schools—very close to home.

Throwback Thursday: A Sendak Photobomb

For our 60th anniversary, SLJ’s dipped into the archive. To kick off our contribution to #tbt, we offer this image of a young Maurice Sendak and a mischievous staffer.