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December 2018 | XXXVI. Issue 6

“Non-Traditional” Library Services: Expanding the Library’s Offerings While Increasing Community Engagement
Eric A. Edwards, State Library of Illinois
Teen Parents: Strategies for Library Interventions
Claire Bartlett, Mount Prospect Public Library; Rachael Bild, Oak Park Public Library; and Elizabeth Lynch, Addison Public Library
Reaching Forward: Thirty Years Strong... and Counting!
Heidi Knuth, Bloomingdale Public Library/Reaching Forward Forum
Book Box: How a Cardboard Box Became our Trendiest Teen Program
Ridgeway Burns, Melisa Martinez, and Karen Keefe, Hinsdale Public Library

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