Youth Services

Resources and services for youth services librarians in North Carolina.


Lori Special, Youth Services Consultant

Book Awards and Lists

Listserv and LibGuide

  • NCKids Listserv - NC public library youth services staff can collaborate and receive real-time communication from the State Library via NCKids list serve. Also,view past posts via the list's archive.
  • Youth Services LibGuide - Find current Youth Services information like bibliographies, Summer Reading Program information, and to find out about the latest State Library Statewide Youth Services initiatives.


Performers Directory

Web sites and e-mail addresses for individuals or groups who do children's programming

Statewide Summer Reading Program (SRP)

North Carolina is a member of the Collaborative Summer Library Program. The State Library of North Carolina sponsors four regional Summer Reading Program workshops to help prepare youth services professionals across the state for an action-filled summer.

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