Monthly Archives: June 2014

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Meet the ACRL Presidents: Blanche Prichard McCrum

Blanche Prichard McCrum (1887-1969) was the eighth president of ACRL, serving from 1945-1946. During that time she was also the librarian at Wellesley College in Wellesley, MA. Under her leadership, a committee was appointed to study the relationship of ACRL with ALA, and the service rendered the association by College

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Meet the ACRL Presidents: Phineas L. Windsor

Over the course of ACRL’s 75th anniversary celebration, we’ll highlight the association’s history by profiling our past presidents. Phineas Lawrence Windsor (1871-1965) was the second president of ACRL (and the first president of ACRL as a self-governing division), serving from 1939-1940. During that time he was also the university librarian

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Meet The ACRL Presidents: Lizabeth (Betsy) Wilson

Over the course of ACRL’s 75th anniversary celebration, we’ll highlight the association’s history by profiling our past presidents. Lizabeth (Betsy) Wilson is Vice Provost for Digital Initiatives and Dean of University Libraries at the University of Washington and served as ACRL President from 2000 – 2001. 1. Three words to describe

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College & Research Libraries 75th Anniversary Issue Article Selections

In preparation for the upcoming celebration of ACRL’s 75th anniversary, the editorial board of College & Research Libraries (C&RL) asked the journal’s readers to help identify seven “landmark” articles from C&RL history to be included in a special issue of the journal to be published in March 2015 and discussed