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February 2012


All research seeks to impact the world. Library and Information Science (LIS) desires it no less than the “hard” sciences. So I am gratified to see JRYLA promoting young adult (YA) research, and appreciate YALSA Research Committee’s efforts in articulating a list of research needs. The new National Research Agenda represents a welcome, if qualified, addition to YALSA’s portfolio of service.


This article was originally published in the Journal of Research on Libraries and Young Adults Vol. 2 Iss. 2 by the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) on February 15, 2012. The article is also available online at this link. This article is included with the permission of the publisher.