Christina Chan-Park

Member of the Week: Christina Chan-Park

February 13, 2017 Sophie Skinner 0

Christina Chan-Park is a science librarian at Baylor University in Waco, TX. She recently joined the presenter team for ACRL’s new licensed workshop Building Your Research Data Management Toolkit: Integrating RDM Into Your Liaison Work. Christina has been an ACRL member since 2013 and is your ACRL member of the week for February […]

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ACRL Presidential Candidates’ Online Forum

February 9, 2017 Megan Griffin 0

The 2017 candidates for ACRL vice-president/ president-elect will participate in an open online forum at 3 p.m. CDT on Monday, March 6. Come hear José Aguiñaga and Lauren Pressley discuss their platforms and vision for ACRL. Aguiñaga is library faculty/archives coordinator at Glendale Community College (Arizona), and Pressley is associate […]

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ALA denounces recent FCC Lifeline revocations, report retractions

February 7, 2017 David Free 0

From the ALA Washington Office… On February 3, 2017, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) revoked all of the designations of Lifeline Broadband Providers and ordered the retraction of multiple reports, including the “E-rate Modernization Progress Report” and “Improving the Nation’s Digital Infrastructure.” ALA is dismayed by these actions to reduce […]

ACRL 2017 Virtual Conference Registration Open

February 7, 2017 Margot Conahan 0

Registration is now open for the ACRL 2017 Virtual Conference, offered March 22-24, 2017, during the ACRL 2017 conference in Baltimore. The Virtual Conference provides an affordable opportunity to participate in conference activities online. For librarians with reduced support for professional development or travel, the Virtual Conference is a great […]

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C&RL News – February 2017

February 6, 2017 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The February 2017 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. Working with first-year experience courses is a staple of many library instruction and information literacy programs. Irina I. Holden writes about her experiences at the University at Albany in “Expanding instruction beyond library topics” through teaching a first-year course on […]

Harriet E. Wintermute

Member of the Week: Harriet E. Wintermute

February 6, 2017 Sophie Skinner 0

Harriet E. Wintermute is the catalog and metadata librarian at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in Lincoln, Nebraska. Harriet has been an ACRL member since 2011 and is your ACRL member of the week for February 6, 2017. 1. Describe yourself in three words: Creative, introvert, dedicated. 2. What are you reading (or listening to […]