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Value of Academic Libraries Travel Scholarship Recipients

October 18, 2018 Sara Goek 0

ACRL is pleased to announce recipients of its second round of Value of Academic Libraries Travel Scholarships in 2018. These scholarships of up to $2,000 each support librarians presenting on their work demonstrating the impact of academic libraries in the broader landscape of higher education. The selection committee chose three […]

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The Library Outreach Casebook

October 17, 2018 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of The Library Outreach Casebook, edited by Ryan L. Sittler and Terra J. Rogerson. This casebook is designed as a tool for librarians working in all types of libraries to start or further their current outreach efforts, and provides readers with many different approaches, formats, and […]

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Subsidized ACRL Scholarly Communication RoadShow Applications

October 16, 2018 Chase Ollis 0

Academic and research librarians increasingly recognize scholarly communication as a core competency of the profession. Whether helping researchers meet their funder’s mandates for public access and data sharing, guiding responsible copyright practice, or supporting new types of scholarship and instruction, librarians are leading change across campus and around the world. […]

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ACRL Member of the Week: Corey Halaychik

October 15, 2018 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Corey Halaychik is the Library Director at SUNY Maritime College in Bronx, New York. Corey has been a member of ACRL for 11 years and is your ACRL member of the week for October 15, 2018. Describe yourself in three words: Rabid change agent. What are you reading (or listening […]

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ACRL Funds 2018-19 Spectrum Scholar Stephanie Akau

October 11, 2018 David Free 0

As part of its ongoing commitment to furthering equity, diversity, and inclusion in librarianship, ACRL is supporting Stephanie Akau as its 2018-19 Spectrum Scholar. Akau currently works as a Library Information Specialist at the University of New Mexico and is a student in the MLIS program at San Jose State […]

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Institutional Repositories: CLIPP #44

October 10, 2018 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of Institutional Repositories, compiled and edited by Brighid M. Gonzales. The title is book number 44 in ACRL’s CLIPP series (formerly called “CLIP Notes”). This book focuses exclusively on institutional repositories at colleges and small universities by collecting relevant survey data about the planning, funding, staffing, […]

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Certificate in OER Librarianship Application Deadline 10/20

October 9, 2018 Margot Conahan 0

Open Textbook Network is accepting applications for an inaugural cohort of librarians to be certified in OER Librarianship. Applicants should be, or anticipate becoming, newly responsible for building open education programs at their institutions and seek formal training, a community of peers, and expert mentors in order to build sustainable, […]