Category Archives: news

Tips and Trends: New Issue on Video Tutorials

The ACRL Instruction Section, Instructional Technologies Committee, has published their latest Tips and Trends article about¬†Video Tutorials. This issue explores how video tutorials are used to inform researchers about general and advanced research techniques, demonstrate how to use specific electronic … Continue reading

Posted in news | Leave a comment

Call for Proposals: 2020 ACRL Current Issues Virtual Discussion Forum

Is there an instruction issue you wish more folks were talking about? The IS Current Issues Virtual Discussion Forum is an opportunity for library workers to explore and discuss pressing topics related to library instruction and information literacy. The IS … Continue reading

Posted in news | Leave a comment

Diversity & Inclusion Task Force Survey

The Diversity & Inclusion Task Force has produced a survey to identify needed diversity & inclusion resources related to information literacy and instruction, and gather recommendations for the future of the Instruction Section regarding supporting diversity and inclusion within instruction … Continue reading

Posted in news | Leave a comment

December 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. A description of the project has been provided … Continue reading

Posted in news, primo | Leave a comment

November 2019 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. A description of the project has been provided … Continue reading

Posted in news | Tagged , | Leave a comment

October 2019 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. October 2019 PRIMO Site of the Month: Reading … Continue reading

Posted in news, primo | 1 Comment

Announcing ACRL Liaison to the Conference on College Composition and Communication

The Instruction Section and Literatures in English Section is happy to announce the appointment of Dr. Kathy Anders to the position of ACRL Liaison to the Conference on College Composition and Communication. In this 3-year appointment, Kathy will be responsible … Continue reading

Posted in news | Leave a comment

Do you know the next recipient of the Miriam Dudley Instruction Librarian of the Year Award?

The ACRL Instruction Section is now accepting nominations for the Miriam Dudley Instruction Librarian of the Year Award. This award recognizes an individual librarian who has built a record of contributions that have advanced the pursuit of teaching and learning … Continue reading

Posted in news | Leave a comment

ACRL IS and LES seek liaison to Conference on College Composition and Communication (CCCC)

The ACRL Instruction Section (IS) and Literatures in English Section (LES) are currently seeking applications to serve a three-year term (through July 2022) as the ACRL liaison to the Conference on College Composition and Communication (CCCC). CCCC, a conference of … Continue reading

Posted in news | Leave a comment

2019 Miriam Dudley Instruction Librarian Award: Megan Oakleaf

Megan Oakleaf is the 2019 recipient of the Miriam Dudley Instruction Librarian Award. Megan accepted this award at the ACRL Annual Conference on April 11, 2019. The 2018/2019 Awards Committee would like to share her acceptance speech as a means … Continue reading

Posted in awards, news, pedagogy | Leave a comment