Chapter 1 – What are Mindfulness and Meditation?
Chapter 2 – What is Yoga?
Chapter 3 – Implementing Yoga and Meditation Programs in Your Library
Chapter 4 – Choosing Resources and Designing Spaces
Chapter 5 - Passive Programs and Alternative Collections
Chapter 6 – Policies and Procedures for Avoiding and Handling Problems
Chapter 7 - Yoga and Meditation for the Early Years
Chapter 8 – Yoga and Meditation for Elementary-Age Students
Chapter 9 – Yoga and Meditation for Teens and Young Adults
Chapter 10 – Yoga and Meditation for Adults and Seniors
Chapter 11 – Yoga for Every Body: Inclusive Programming through Outreach and Inreach
Jenn Carson is an internationally recognized expert in physical literacy, a professional yoga teacher and the director of the L.P. Fisher Public Library in Woodstock, New Brunswick, Canada. She is the author of Get Your Community Moving: Physical Literacy Programs for All Ages (ALA Editions, 2018). She also blogs about her physical literacy adventures for Programming Librarian (www.programminglibrarian.com). You can find out more about her programs and research at www.jenncarson.com.
Jenn Carson clearly and engagingly explains how and why to
integrate yoga and meditation into your library’s spaces, programs,
and collections. Interest in how to serve the whole person,
including mental and physical health needs, has never been higher.
This book contains the practical information you need to make a
*Noah Lenstra, Assistant Professor of Library and Information Studies, University of North Carolina at Greensboro*