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Call for Papers - YALSA Midwinter 2018 Paper Presentation Proposal

The YALSA Midwinter Paper Presentation Committee seeks research papers from educators, library staff, graduate students, and others interested in libraries, learning and teens. Papers must explore a topic of current interest that relates to one of the five priority areas in YALSA's Research Agenda. The winning paper will be delivered at the 2018 ALA Midwinter Meeting in Denver, Feb. 9-12, and published in YALSA’s peer-reviewed Journal of Research on Libraries and Young Adults. The recipient will also receive up to $1,500 to defray travel costs to the conference. Learn more. Questions? Contact Dr. Cindy Welch at cwelch11@utk.edu. Apply by June 1st.

Details:
Granting body
Number available
1
Type of assistance
Subject
Advocacy
Assessment and Evaluation
Buildings and Facilities
Civic Engagement
Collection Development
Continuing Education
Digital Libraries
Diversity
Ebooks
Electronic Resources
Emerging Technologies
Equity of Access
Ethics
Games and Gaming
Genealogy
Geospatial Data and Services
Government Documents & Information
Guidelines and Standards
Information Literacy
Intellectual Freedom
Intellectual Property
International Issues
Leadership
Librarianship
Literacy
Marketing
Mentoring
Multicultural Services
Networking
Outreach Services
Partnerships
Popular Culture
Public Programs
Readers' Advisory
Reference Services
Research and Statistics
Resource Sharing
Social Change
Social Media & Networks
Special Needs Populations
Strategic Planning
Support Staff
Technology
Transforming Libraries
Trends and Forecasting
Urban Libraries
Virtual Communities and Libraries
Young Adult Literature
Young Adult Services
Type of library
All
Restrictions
No restrictions
Ethnic background
Not Restricted By Ethnicity
Amount noteUp to $1,500 for travel to ALA Midwinter in 2018
Deadline to applyJune 1, 2017
RenewableNo
State (US/CA)-- (United States) --
Open to non-U.S. residents?Yes
Open to non-ALA membersYes
Academic and Other RequirementsPaper must be related to at least one of the five priority areas listed in YALSA's Research Agenda, online at http://www.ala.org/yalsa/guidelines/research/researchagenda.

Contact information:
Dr. Cindy Welch
U. of Tennessee School of Info Sciences
cwelch11@utk.edu
865-974-7918