Terry Young

Terry Young

Library Consultant

Terrence “Terry” Young, Jr., M.Ed., MLS retired in June 2015 as a school library media specialist in the Jefferson Parish Public School System in Louisiana. In his 39 years in education and 36-years as a member of the American Library Association and several of its divisions he has served on numerous committees including the Caldecott, Sibert and the Margaret A. Edwards committee. His writings on school libraries, literacy, and science have been published in Knowledge Quest, Book Links, Library Media Connection, School Library Journal, School Library Monthly, and Science Books & Films. He is also a frequent speaker at local, state, and national conferences. Terry is the author of all “School Libraries Work!” editions. He is also a frequent speaker at local, state, and national conferences.