Children's & Young Adult Collection Development

Brodart's Youth Services team is eager to put our collection development expertise to work for you!

In addition to specialized selection lists, we offer:

  • KidSafe™ Graphic Novel Designations
  • Unparalleled Spanish Language Offerings
  • Bound to Stay Bound Prebind Editions — backed by Lifetime-Guarantee
  • Librarian-Curated Lease & Standing Order Options
  • Unlimited Users for Bibz™, our Online Ordering Tool
  • Shelf-Ready Materials
  • Exceptional Customer Support

See a sample selection list here.

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Bound to Stay Bound


Over 20,000 high-circulating titles in Bound to Stay Bound’s guaranteed binding are now available for the first time
to Brodart’s public library customers.

BTSB books are searchable in Bibz, by prebind format and publisher. All BTSB books ordered through Brodart are fully cataloged and processed, according to customer specifications.

Want to learn more?

VIEW OUR BTSB FLYER

Summer Reading Prize Program


Our 2024 Summer Reading title lists are comprised of discounted titles focused on the national themes, as well as bestselling series, authors, and brands. Order titles for your patrons today!

Click on the links below to view the lists.

Contact us at BYS@brodart.com or at 570-660-7078 to learn more about how to participate in this year’s program. Order minimums apply.

Thematic programming resources to tie in to next year’s themes will be available soon.

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Check out our flyer!

Check out our Resources section...

Where you’ll find fun storytime activity kits, book group discussion guides for young readers to teens, seasonal pieces, and other topic-specific items to engage patrons and increase circulation.

View Youth Services Resources

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We look forward to hearing from you! Contact us at BYS@brodart.com. Also, be sure to follow Brodart Youth Services on Facebook to get updates when new items arrive.