Author Archives: ACRL Instruction

Call for Nominations: ACRL Instruction Section Featured Teaching Librarian

Do you know someone who is an amazing teaching librarian?  If yes, consider nominating them as a Featured Teaching Librarian!   If you’re an amazing teaching librarian, consider nominating yourself.   The ACRL Instruction Section Teaching Methods Committee wants to highlight excellent … Continue reading

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May 2020 Site of the Month

The Peer-Reviewed Instructional Materials Online (PRIMO) Committee of the Instruction Section of ACRL is pleased to announce that a new Site of the Month interview has been posted to our committee website. May 2020 Site of the Month: Writing a Literature … Continue reading

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Featured Teaching Librarian: Eva Rios-Alvarado

Several times a year, the ACRL Instruction Section Teaching Methods Committee selects and interviews a librarian who demonstrates a passion for teaching, innovation, and student learning. Name: Eva Rios-Alvarado Institution: Mt. San Antonio College (Mt. SAC) Job Title: Student Equity … Continue reading

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Tips and Trends: New Issue on E-learning and Usability Testing

The ACRL Instruction Section, Instructional Technologies Committee has published their latest Tips and Trends article about E-learning and Usability Testing.  Written by Naomi Binnie and Denise Leyton, this issue explores how librarians can conduct user experience testing with different audiences in … Continue reading

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April 2020 Site of the Month

The Peer-Reviewed Instructional Materials Online (PRIMO) Committee of the Instruction Section of ACRL is pleased to announce that a new Site of the Month interview has been posted to our committee website. April 2020 Site of the Month: University of … Continue reading

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2020 Dudley Award Winner Interview: Veronica Arellano Douglas

Veronica Arellano Douglas, Instruction Coordinator at the University of Houston Libraries,  is the 2020 recipient of the Miriam Dudley Instruction Librarian Award.  2019/2020 Dudley Award Committee member Carrie Forbes conducted an interview with Veronica after she received her award.  Considering … Continue reading

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Featured Teaching Librarian: Karoline Manny

Several times a year, the ACRL Instruction Section Teaching Methods Committee selects and interviews a librarian who demonstrates a passion for teaching, innovation, and student learning. Name: Karoline Manny Institution: Centre College Job Title: Reference, Instruction and Assessment Librarian Number … Continue reading

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2020 Rockman Award Winner Interview: Amanda L. Folk

Amanda L. Folk won the 2020 Ilene F. Rockman Award for her article, “Reframing Information Literacy as Academic Cultural Capital: A Critical and Equity-Based Foundation for Practice, Assessment, and Scholarship,” published in 2019 by College & Research Libraries. 2019/2020 Rockman … Continue reading

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Management & Leadership Committee Spring Webinars Beginning Next Week

Emotions in the Workplace Wednesday, February 26, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. CST Register: https://ala-events.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Zdzg4HkUTF-So1HUxL3_Nw After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. Many different forms of work contain a requirement, often unspoken, for employees … Continue reading

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Accepted PRIMO Projects – Fall 2019

The Peer-Reviewed Instructional Materials Online (PRIMO) Committee of the Instruction Section of ACRL is pleased to announce that the following projects were accepted into the PRIMO database during its fall review cycle: Library Research Tutorials (Marley Killgore, Nate Beyerink, Anthony Rodgers, … Continue reading

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