ACRL Presents – Quickly Implementing Accessibility Tools

March 30, 2020 Margot Conahan 0

Join us for a free ACRL Presents webcast, “Quickly Implementing Accessibility Tools,” at 1pm Central on Friday, April 3. (Convert additional time zones online.) Everyone is working and learning online right now. We need to ensure what we create and share is accessible to everyone. This presentation and Q&A, featuring speakers […]

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ACRL Member of the Week: Russel Peterson

March 30, 2020 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Russel Peterson is a research and instructional services librarian at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa. Russel, a 2020 ALA Emerging Leader, has been a member of ACRL for 4 years and is your ACRL Member of the Week for March 30, 2020. Describe yourself in three words: Attentive, enthusiastic, […]

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CopyTalk Webinar: Copyright implications in the COVID-19 world

March 27, 2020 David Free 0

Join the ALA Copyright, Legislation, Education, and Advocacy Network (CLEAN) for a free CopyTalk webinar at 2:30 p.m. Eastern on Thursday, April 2. The next CopyTalk is a timely one: how to manage copyright when everything is suddenly “only digital” for libraries, schools, colleges and universities that are closed due […]

Around ACRL: March 27, 2020

March 27, 2020 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Want to know what is happening in ACRL and its sections, interest groups, and discussion groups? Check out ACRL Insider every other Friday to keep up-to-date on activities from around the association. Join the ACRL Membership Committee for the presentation, Troubleshooting the Academic Library Job Search on April 10 at […]

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Free Project Outcome Webinar – Evaluating Online Library Learning

March 26, 2020 Sara Goek 0

As many libraries shift to supporting patrons remotely during the COVID-19 pandemic, how programs and services are evaluated also changes, but getting good data is still essential. Join us on Wednesday, April 1, 2020, for a free webinar on evaluating online library learning. Participants will learn about simple and effective […]

ACRL Presents – Managing Remote Workers

March 26, 2020 Margot Conahan 0

Join us for a free ACRL Presents webcast, “Managing Remote Workers,” at 1pm Central on Tuesday, April 7. (Convert additional time zones online.) In the webcast, Martin House, Assistant Director for Public Services at Central Piedmont Community College and incoming chair of ACRL’s Community and Junior College Libraries Section, and Cinthya […]

RBMS 2020 Conference Cancellation

March 25, 2020 David Free 0

The ACRL Rare Books and Manuscripts Section (RBMS) regrets that it must cancel the RBMS 2020 Conference at Indiana University, Bloomington because of the serious health risks posed by COVID-19. We are truly grateful for all of the interest and support for what would have been another terrific RBMS conference […]

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Represent ALA on IFLA Standing Committees – Applications Due May 1

March 24, 2020 Megan Griffin 0

Would you like to represent ALA on an International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) section standing committee? The biennial appointment process to represent ALA on relevant IFLA standing committees is currently underway for terms running from 2021 through 2025. The ACRL Board of Directors endorses candidates for election […]