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|| Foreword / Annie Everall -- Introduction and vision for the book / Carolynn Rankin and Avril Brock -- Part 1. Children's library services: policy, people and partnerships : Library services for children and young people: an overview of current provision, future trends and challenges / Carolynn Rankin and Avril Brock ; 21st-century school libraries: visionary spaces for learning / Tricia Adams ; The changing shape of reading: the 21st-century challenge / Briony Birdi ; Case study. Engaging and influencing policy and the curriculum: the Scottish Information Literacy Project experience / Christine Irving -- Part 2. Connecting and engaging: reaching your audience and catching the latest wave : Libraries, literacy and popular culture: let's get reading! / Avril Brock and Carolynn Rankin ; Libraries, literacy and popular culture: what's cool to read? / Avril Brock and Alix Coughlin ; Creative integration of information technology in the school library / Carol Webb ; Comics, manga and graphic novels: developing, selecting and promoting a core collection for teenagers and young people / Mel Gibson ; Connecting and engaging with children and young people: the Australian public library perspective on outreach and marketing / Carolyn Bourke ; Case study. Partnerships and library outreach in the National Year of Reading 2008 / Carolynn Rankin -- Part 3. Buildings, design and spaces: libraries for children and young people : Library space and place transformation: designing for the digital natives / Carolynn Rankin ; Making space for reading: designing library spaces for children in public and school libraries / Rachel Van Riel ; Case study. Imagine, explore, discover: welcome to The Trove at White Plains Public Library, New York / Sandra Miranda -- Part 4. Issues for professional practice : The importance of service evaluation in libraries for children and schools / Lucy Gildersleeves ; The rights of the child and youth advocacy: issues for professional practice in the library setting / Edward Halpin, Philippa Trevorrow, Laura Topping and Carolynn Rankin.