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Teen fandom and geek programming : a practical guide for librarians / Carrie Rogers-Whitehead.

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  • ISBN: 9781538107522
  • ISBN: 153810752X
  • Physical Description: xiv, 153 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
  • Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Major fandoms -- Ideas for fandom and geek programming -- General fandom club program ideas -- Types of fandom clubs and specific programming ideas -- Gaming clubs and lock-ins -- Anime clubs -- Fanfiction programming -- Cosplay programming -- Stem programming through fandoms -- Large-scale geek events -- Collection development and geek programming -- Promoting inclusivity through geek programming.
Summary, etc.:
"This concise volume covers major fandom and program themes, as well as real-world event, club, and program ideas to help librarians provide this type of programming to their communities. Use the tips and how-to knowledge in this practical guide to get more teens into your library"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Young adults' libraries > Activity programs > United States.
Libraries and teenagers > United States.
Libraries > Special collections > Popular culture.
Popular culture > United States.
Fans (Persons) > Recreation > United States.
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES > Library & Information Science > Administration & Management.
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES > Library & Information Science > Archives & Special Libraries.
Fans (Persons)
Libraries and teenagers.
Library outreach programs.
Young adults' libraries > Activity programs.
Genre: Electronic books.