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ACRL Member of the Week: Susan Campbell

March 31, 2008 David Free 0

Susan M. Campbell is Library Director/ Professor at York College of Pennsylvania. Susan has been an ACRL member since 1985 and she is your ACRL Member of the Week. 1. Describe yourself in three words: Personally: cobalt, chocolate, champagne. Professionally: creative, innovative, indefatigable. 2. What book are you currently reading? […]

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ACRL OnPoint Chat Archive Now Available Online

March 28, 2008 David Free 3

ACRL wishes to extend a huge thanks to everyone who participated and facilitated the discussion in yesterday’s first ACRL OnPoint session.  We look forward to many similar events in the coming months.  As promised during yesterday’s session, the chat log archives are now available on the ACRL website.  Please visit […]

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C&RL – March 2008

March 26, 2008 David Free 1

The March 2008 issue (Volume 69, Number 2) of College & Research Libraries is now available online. Abstracts Full-text Articles The full-text of these articles are available to current ACRL members only. You will need your password to access them. Research Productivity Among Librarians: Factors Leading to Publications at Penn […]

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Reminder – 2009 professional development proposals due April 7

March 26, 2008 Margot Conahan 0

ACRL invites proposal submissions for a half-day or full-day professional development programs to be held prior to the 2009 ALA Midwinter Meeting or the 2009 ALA Annual Conference.   Submissions will be accepted through April 7, 2008.  FORMAT Professional development programs should allow participants to develop skills related to a specific […]

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ACRL Member of the Week: Steven Bell

March 25, 2008 David Free 0

Steven J. Bell is Associate University Librarian for Research and Instructional Services at Temple University Libraries in Philadelphia. Steven has been an ACRL member since 1994 and he is your ACRL Member of the Week. 1. Describe yourself in three words: Blended. Passionate. Learner. 2. Describe ACRL in three words: […]

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C&RL Launches Preprints!

March 21, 2008 Kathryn Deiss 1

ACRL is pleased to announce the debut of online preprint articles from College & Research Libraries (C&RL). The first batch of preprint articles are now available on the C&RL website. C&RL is one of the most read peer-reviewed scholarly journals in the field of library and information science. The addition […]

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March 20, 2008 Julie Todaro 0

ALA/ACRL voting is open for business! Academic librarians need to make sure they take a few minutes from their day to vote and to encourage other people to vote. During my presidential year I have been surprised and pleased at the number of opportunities I have had to speak out […]

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ACRL Calendar of Events – March 17, 2008

March 17, 2008 David Free 2

2008: March 17: ALA/ACRL Elections Open March 20: Leading Change (Webcast) March 26—29: ACRL/Harvard Advanced Leadership Institute for Senior Academic Librarians (Cambridge, MA) March 27: ACRL OnPoint – NIH Public Access Policy (Online Chat – Free!) April 2: ACRL Springboard Event (Webcast – Free for ACRL Members!) April 7: Proposals […]

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New ACRL Chat Series

March 14, 2008 David Free 0

We are pleased to announce ACRL OnPoint, a new live chat series. Each informal monthly chat session provides the opportunity to connect with colleagues and experts to discuss an issue of the day in academic and research librarianship. All ACRL OnPoint chats are free and open to the public. Sessions […]