THE BOOKSELLERS Online Film Screening and Discussion

April 16, 2020 David Free 0

THE BOOKSELLERS is a lively, behind-the-scenes documentary film looking at the New York rare book world and the fascinating people who inhabit it. Executive produced by Parker Posey and featuring interviews with some of the most important dealers in the business, as well as prominent collectors, auctioneers, and writers, THE […]

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Keeping Up With… Universal Design for Learning

April 16, 2020 David Free 0

The latest edition of Keeping Up With…, ACRL’s online current awareness publication featuring concise briefs on trends in academic librarianship and higher education, is now available. This month’s issue features a discussion of Universal Design for Learning by Robin Brown, Zach Welhouse, and Amy Wolfe. Keeping Up With… is available on the […]

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ACRL Sets 2020 Legislative Agenda

April 15, 2020 Kara Malenfant 0

Each year, the ACRL Government Relations Committee, in consultation with the ACRL Board of Directors and staff, formulates an ACRL Legislative Agenda. Drafted with input from key ACRL committees, ACRL leaders, and the ALA Public Policy and Advocacy Office, the ACRL Legislative Agenda is prioritized and focuses on issues at […]

ACRL 2021 Proposals Due May 8

April 14, 2020 Margot Conahan 0

ACRL invites proposal submissions for the ACRL 2021 Conference, “Ascending into an Open Future,” to be held April 14-17, 2021, in Seattle, Washington. Especially now, today’s higher education environment calls for innovative ways to support student, faculty, and institution success. Through the efforts of talented library workers, today’s academic and […]

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ACRL Member of the Week: Catherine Cardwell

April 13, 2020 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Catherine Cardwell is the regional associate vice chancellor of academic affairs & dean of the library at the University of South Florida Saint Petersburg. Catherine has been a member of ACRL for 18 years and is your ACRL Member of the Week for April 13, 2020. Catherine recently brought together […]

Around ACRL: April 10, 2020

April 10, 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. The ACRL Distance Learning Section Instruction Group invites you to participate in our 2nd annual Virtual Poster Session between […]

C&RL News – April 2020

April 9, 2020 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The April 2020 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. Editor’s note: Production of the April issue was completed prior to the expansion of the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States. Academic libraries and librarians are increasingly prioritizing outreach to vulnerable populations. In this issue’s Perspectives column, Clare […]

2020 ACRL Election Results

April 8, 2020 Megan Griffin 0

Julie Garrison, Dean of University Libraries at Western Michigan University, has been elected ACRL Vice-President/President-Elect. She will become president-elect in July 2020 and assume the presidency in July 2021 for a one-year term. Jessica Brangiel, Electronic Resources Management Librarian at Swarthmore College, and Toni Anaya, Interim Coordinator of User Experience […]

Jermaine Dennis

ACRL Member of the Week: Jermaine Dennis

April 6, 2020 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

As part of our celebration of Graduate and Professional Student Appreciation Week, we’re featuring recent CUNY Queens College graduate Jermaine Dennis as your ACRL Member of the Week for April 6, 2020! Jermaine is a young adult librarian at the New York Public Library, a 2020 ALA Emerging Leader, and […]