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Literacy Across the Lifespan

ODLOS supports literacy across the lifespan through a variety of resources and initiatives supporting family literacy, adult literacy, English language learners, and more.听

  • , a website bringing together literacy resources from across ALA
  • , a toolkit听to help library workers听add, expand, and advocate for adult literacy services
  • , an initiative by ProLiteracy听and听ODLOS
  • , a grant program to help public libraries improve services for adult English language learners, funded by the Dollar General Literacy Foundation
  • ,听diverse booklists听provided by the 港澳台图库 and its ethnic affiliates.听
  • , an initiative from the Institute of Museum and Library Services and the Public Library Association
  • , a collaboration between ODLOS and YALSA听to highlight award-winning books for teens. Book featured include Coretta Scott King Book Awards, Stonewall Book Awards, AILA听Book Awards, and APALA听Book Awards

National Adult Education and听Family Literacy Week听raises public awareness about the need and value of adult education and family literacy in order to leverage resources to support access to basic education programs for the 36 million U.S. adults with low literacy skills.听Advocates across the country use this听opportunity to elevate adult education and family literacy nationwide with policymakers, the media, and the community.

In 2020,听National Adult Education听and听Family Literacy Week was September 20-26.听.听