TITLE

Library Services for Detained Youth

AUTHOR(S)
ADAMS, HELEN R.
PUB. DATE
April 2013
SOURCE
School Library Monthly;Apr2013, Vol. 29 Issue 7, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the Passages Academy, New York City (NYC) Department of Education's fulltime middle and high school educational program for detained minors in secure and non-secure settings as an example of how students in a juvenile justice system are educated. The Passages Academy libraries website offers a glimpse of the library program for students aged 9-17. Libraries for detained students do not allow students to freely visit the library and access the Internet.
ACCESSION #
86739800

 

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