Competencies for Librarians Serving Children in Public Libraries
Association for Library Service to Children
a division of the American Library Association
“Created by the ALSC Education Committee, 1989. Revised by the ALSC Education Committee: 1999, 2009, 2015; approved by the ALSC Board of Directors at the 2015 American Library Association Annual Conference.
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- The core competencies visualized as a comic by ALSC member Lisa Nowlain.
- Education Committee blog post on LLAMA’s Blog.
- View a recording of the competencies discussion at the Leadership and ALSC meeting during 2016 ALA Midwinter.