Young Adult Services Forum (YASF)

Creating and providing professional development opportunities and materials for library staff members working with young adult populations.


Heather Colby, Homer Township Public Library District, Named Young Adult Librarian of the Year
July 16, 2019
Heather Colby of the Homer Township Public Library District is the 2019 recipient of the Illinois Library Association’s Young Adult Librarian of the Year Award. The award, presented by ILA and the Young Adult Services Forum, recognizes an Illin…
YASF Meeting Minutes: 4.11.19
May 2, 2019
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March 5, 2019

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  1. Sep 12 2019

    Young Adult Services Forum Meeting

    Thursday, Sep 12, 2019 10:00am–12:00pm

    Wilmette Public Library, 1242 Wilmette Ave, Wilmette, IL 60091

  2. Nov 7 2019

    Young Adult Services Forum Meeting

    Thursday, Nov 7, 2019 10:00am–12:00pm

    Oak Lawn Public Library, 9427 Raymond Ave, Oak Lawn, IL 60453

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Forum Leadership

  1. Lisa AF Barefield Lisa AF Barefield, Manager Head of Teen Services at Wheaton Public Library
  2. Janine Asmus Janine Asmus, Board liaison Librarian at Leyden High Schools District # 212
  3. Joe Marcantonio Joe Marcantonio, Manager-Elect Teen Place Manager at Schaumburg Township District Library
  4. Evan Mather Evan Mather, Past Manager Teen Librarian at Arlington Heights Memorial Library
  5. Cyndi Robinson Cyndi Robinson, Staff liaison Deputy Director at Illinois Library Association

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