Carla Myers

ACRL Member of the Week: Carla Myers

April 16, 2019 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Carla Myers is the coordinator of scholarly communications at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. Carla has been a member of ACRL for 6 years and is your ACRL member of the week for April 15, 2019. Carla brings her expert knowledge of scholarly communication to academic libraries as a presenter […]

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ACRL and Gale Launch Libraries Transform Toolkit

April 11, 2019 David Free 0

ACRL and Gale, a Cengage company, have collaborated to create the ACRL Libraries Transform Toolkit. This free new toolkit provides academic and research libraries with easy-to-use tools and resources to develop effective marketing and outreach strategies to promote their services and impact to students, faculty and administrators. The toolkit extends […]

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2019 ACRL Election Results

April 10, 2019 Megan Griffin 0

Jon E. Cawthorne, Dean of the Wayne State University Library System and School of Information Sciences, has been elected ACRL vice-president/president-elect. He will become president-elect following the 2019 ALA Annual Conference in Washington, D.C., and assume the presidency in July 2020 for a one-year term. Cinthya Ippoliti, Director and University […]

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New Project Outcome for Academic Libraries Toolkit Launches

April 10, 2019 Sara Goek 0

ACRL is pleased to announce the launch of Project Outcome for Academic Libraries. Based on a model developed by the Public Library Association (PLA), this free toolkit is designed to help academic libraries understand and share the impact of essential library programs and services by providing simple surveys and an […]

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C&RL News – April 2019

April 4, 2019 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The April 2019 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. Navigating copyright in open educational resources is the focus of Lindsey Gumb’s Scholarly Communication column “An open impediment.” At the University of Memphis, librarians increased knowledge of data issues on campus through a professional development program for faculty. They write […]

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2019 ACRL Value of Academic Libraries Travel Scholarships

April 4, 2019 Sara Goek 0

ACRL is pleased to announce recipients of its latest round of Value of Academic Libraries Travel Scholarships in 2019. 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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College & Research Libraries – April 2019

April 3, 2019 Dawn Mueller 0

The April 2019 special issue of College & Research Libraries is now freely available online. Visit the C&RL website for complete contents from 1939 to the present and follow C&RL on Facebook and Twitter for updates and discussion. Note: The November 2013 issue was the final print issue of College & Research Libraries. The journal began an online-only publication model in January 2014. Editorial […]

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Call for Curriculum Designers/Presenters Open Educational Resources and Affordability RoadShow

April 2, 2019 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL is accepting applications from prospective curriculum designers/presenters to create and deliver a new ACRL RoadShow to support librarians in finding, using, and developing open educational resources (OERs). This introductory level, day-long workshop will be intended for academic librarians and library staff integrating OERs into their institutions and developing OER […]

Get Ready for Preservation Week 2019!

April 2, 2019 Chase Ollis 0

Preservation Week 2019 will be held April 21–27. An initiative of the Association for Library Collections and Technical Services (ALCTS), Preservation Week encourages libraries “to connect our communities through events, activities, and resources that highlight what we can do, individually and together, to preserve our personal and shared collections.” ACRL […]

Kate Ganski

ACRL Member of the Week: Kate L. Ganski

April 1, 2019 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Kate L. Ganski is the assistant director of libraries for user services at the University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee. Kate has been a member of ACRL for 6 years and is your ACRL member of the week for April 1, 2019. Kate brings her expert knowledge of using the ACRL Framework […]