Program and Book Ideas for Hispanic Heritage Month

Last week on ALSC-L, librarians were posting ideas about Hispanic Heritage Month. It’s satisfying reading the various posts that encourage taking advantage of the resources available for Día de los Ninos/Día de los Libros when looking for programming ideas or relevant bibliographies because it reinforces that Día is not a one-day event. Día is our opportunity to link all children to books, languages and cultures every day — let’s celebrate Día all year long!

Here are some links to check out:
Texas Library Association —
ALSC list “Growing Up Latino in the USA”
Jamie Naidoo’s webjunction powerpoint and resources related to planning services and selecting materials for and about Latino Youth. Available at:

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