Varied research resources exploring many aspects of Maker Technologies; from considering the global stage and future trends to specific professional competencies, transforming library services to meet the needs of our communities and the patrons we serve.

A. “IFLA Trend Report 2017 Update – Insights from the Trend Repot” IFLA, December 2017.

B. “Rising to the Challenge Re-Envisioning Public Libraries”, Amy K. Garmer, October 2014. (Accessed September 5, 2018).

C. “Learning Labs in Libraries & Museums: Transformative Spaces for Teens” Association of Science-Technology Centers Urban Libraries Council, October 2014. (Accessed June 1, 2017)

D. “The Future of Library Services for and with Teens: Project Report”, American Library  Association, September 17, 2013. (Accessed October 8, 2018)

E. “YALSA National Research Agenda On Libraries, Learning, & Teens 2017-2021”, American Library Association, September 29, 2006. (Accessed June 8, 2018).


F. “Teen Space Guidelines”, American Library Association, June 7, 2012. (Accessed June 10, 2018)

G. “Teen Programming Guidelines”, American Library Association, March 10, 2015.  (Accessed June 10, 2018)

H. “Teen Service Competencies for Library Staff”, American Library Association, March 1, 2010. (Accessed January 2, 2018)

I. “Transforming Library Services For and With Teens Through Continuing Education”, American Library Association, May 31, 2018. (Accessed June 5, 2018)