2021 ACRL Environmental Scan

May 13, 2021 Mary Jane Petrowski 0

Every two years, the ACRL Research Planning and Review Committee releases an environmental scan of higher education, including developments with the potential for continuing impact on academic libraries. The 2021 Environmental Scan (PDF) provides a broad review of the current higher education landscape, with special focus on the state of academic and […]

Kaya van Beynen

ACRL Member of the Week: Kaya van Beynen

May 10, 2021 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Kaya van Beynen is the Associate Dean of the USF Libraries Research & Instruction and for the Nelson Poynter Memorial Library at University of South Florida Saint Petersburg campus. Kaya has been a member of ACRL for 18 years and is your ACRL Member of the Week for May 10, […]

ALA Rural Libraries Summit

May 7, 2021 David Free 0

ALA’s Rural, Native, and Tribal Libraries of All Kinds Committee (RNTLOAK) invites rural library workers for the inaugural Rural Libraries Summit. During this two-day summit, library workers will have the opportunity to hear new innovative initiatives happening at libraries across the United States, share challenges and successes, and network with […]

C&RL News – May 2021

May 6, 2021 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The May 2021 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. We open this month’s issue with latest installment of our Perspectives on the Framework column. Christopher Sweet of Illinois Wesleyan University advocates for increasing the focus on social justice in the Framework for Information Literacy in his article “Overdue.” Samantha […]

New Resources from Project Outcome for Academic Libraries

May 5, 2021 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Project Outcome for Academic Libraries announces the publication of two new resources in the toolkit: “Measuring Virtual Programs” and “Impact Measurement Beyond Outcomes.” Login to your free Project Outcome account to read the full resources. Measuring Virtual Programs With the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, libraries closed their physical spaces […]

Alice Harrington Wilson

ACRL Member of the Week: Alice Harrington Wilson

May 3, 2021 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Alice Harrington Wilson is the associate director at Monroe Community College in Rochester, NY. Alice has been a member of ACRL for 6 years and is your ACRL Member of the Week for May 3, 2021. Describe yourself in three words: Curious, collaborative, student-focused. What are you reading (or listening […]