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ACRL Publications Agreements FAQ

June 24, 2008 David Free 2

If I publish an article in C&RL News, do I retain copyright? Can I place a copy of my ACRL book chapter in my institutional repository? What are the C&RL preprints I’ve heard about? Learn the answers to all of your questions about publishing with ACRL in the new ACRL […]

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ACRL On Facebook

June 23, 2008 David Free 0

Are you a college or research librarian? Do you Facebook? If you answered yes to these questions, then become a fan of ACRL! The official ACRL Facebook page is now available. Several ACRL sections, chapters, and groups have a Facebook presence as well, including: ACRL-ASIG (New England Chapter) ACRL in […]

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Member of the Week: Ronald Rodriguez

June 23, 2008 David Free 0

Ronald Rodriguez is Access Services Unit Head at California State University – Fullerton. Ronald has been an ACRL member since 1990 and is your ACRL Member of the Week. 1. Describe yourself in three words: Thoughtful, organized, Gemini. 2. What book are you currently reading? Dreams from My Father: A […]

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ACRL Podcast: Support SCOAP 3 Publishing Experiment

June 18, 2008 David Free 0

Today, ACRL sent a letter to the organizers of SCOAP3, the Sponsoring Consortium for Open Access Publishing in Particle Physics, expressing interest and support of their effort to facilitate open access publishing in High Energy Physics. The letter states that ACRL “welcomes this experiment in new funding models and recognizes […]

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Member of the Week: Valeria E. Molteni

June 16, 2008 David Free 2

Valeria E. Molteni is Multicultural and Outreach Librarian at California State University, Dominguez Hills in Carson, CA. Valeria has been an ACRL member since 2006 and is your ACRL Member of the Week. 1. Describe yourself in three words: Passionate, energetic, analytic. 2. What are listening to on your iPod? […]

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Register Now For Upcoming e-Learning Opportunities from ACRL

June 13, 2008 David Free 1

Registration is now open for the following e-Learning courses.  Reserve your seat today for these exciting new seminars! Copyright and the Library Part 1: The Basics Including Fair Use July 14 — August 1, 2008 Register Online Course Description: In this course, students will learn to think in terms of […]

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ACRL 101 OnPoint chat

June 10, 2008 David Free 3

Want to learn more about ACRL and how you can get involved? The next ACRL OnPoint chat, ACRL 101, will be held on Wednesday June 18, 2008 (1 p.m. Pacific | 2 p.m. Mountain | 3 p.m. Central | 4 p.m. Eastern – note time change!). ACRL President Julie Todaro, […]

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ACRL Announces Active Guides: a New ACRL Publication Series!

June 9, 2008 Kathryn Deiss 1

ACRL announces a new occasional monographic series: ACRL Active Guides. Active Guides are practical guides to workplace issues. Each issue presents underlying theories while providing the reader with practical tools for working on the workplace issue at hand. In Active Guides you will find worksheets, templates, guides, brief assessment tools, […]

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Member of the Week: Alanna Aiko Moore

June 9, 2008 David Free 3

Alanna Aiko Moore is Sociology, Ethnic Studies, and Gender Studies Librarian in the Social Science and Humanities Library at the University of California, San Diego. Alanna has been an ACRL member since 2005 and is your ACRL Member of the Week. 1. Describe yourself in three words: Enthusiastic. Passionate. Activist. […]

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C&RL News – June 2008

June 9, 2008 David Free 0

The June 2008 issue of C&RL News is now available online and in the mail. Encouraging teaching faculty to incorporate library resources in their courses can sometimes be a daunting task. Getting the proper resources in the hands of students requires creative promotion and collaboration. The Ohio State University Library […]