In 2016, Sno-Isle Libraries will host four public forums about the causes, scope and prevention of teen suicide in Snohomish and Island counties. All events will start at 6:30 p.m.
June 23, Snohomish Library, 311 Maple Ave., Snohomish, WA
July 21, Oak Harbor Library, 1000 SE Regatta Dr., Oak Harbor, WA
Information about each location's expert panelists will be added to this page as their participation is confirmed. Meanwhile, please scroll down for suicide-related information and assistance.
Selected library materials
- Gale Virtual Reference Library
"Teen suicide" and "cyberbullying" as search terms will bring good results.
- MasterFILE Premier
Use the term "teen suicide" and you'll retrieve articles from newspapers, magazines, and journals
- Opposing Viewpoints in Context
"Teen Suicide" has an entire resource page in this database of reports, articles, statistics, and books.
- ProQuest Family Health
Read articles from journals and newspapers about "Teen suicide" from the health perspective.
about important topics
Sno-Isle Libraries' Issues That Matter programs are meant to encourage community conversations on high-profile topics. These events are free and open to the public. Funding is provided by the Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation.
Follow Issues That Matter on Twitter, hashtag #snoisleITM
Trafficking: Saving our youth from the sex trade, October 2015
21st Century Policing, July 2015
End of Life Health Care: Honoring Choices, January 2015
Health Care, Your Way, October 2014
Drugs in Our Communities, August 2014
Bullying, September 2013
Gun Violence, May 2013
Same-Sex Marriage, September 2012
Marijuana Initative 502, May 2012
Hate Crimes, November 2011
State Income Tax Fall 2010
Watch this video for a glimpse of past forums that have provided the public with a variety of viewpoints.