College & Research Libraries – July 2021

June 30, 2021 Dawn Mueller 0

The July 2021 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. Editorial Emily Drabinski. “Public Knowledge.” Articles Candice Benjes-Small, Jennifer Knievel, Jennifer Resor-Whicker, Allison Wisecup, and Joanna Hunter. “#MeToo in the Academic Library: A Quantitative Measurement of […]

Choice Releases “Implementing and Managing Streaming Media Services in Academic Libraries” White Paper

June 30, 2021 David Free 0

Choice has released the eighth in a series of white papers designed to provide actionable intelligence around topics of importance to the academic library community. The paper, “Implementing and Managing Streaming Media Services in Academic Libraries,” examines the factors that librarians must consider when considering the addition of streaming services […]

ACRL Member of the Week: Mary Francis

June 28, 2021 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Mary Francis is a reference and instruction librarian at the Dakota State University in Madison, SD. Mary has been a member of ACRL for 13 years and is your ACRL Member of the Week for June 28, 2021. Describe yourself in three words: Responsible, productive, logical. What are you reading […]

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ACRL/SPARC Negotiation 201 Webcast Series

June 25, 2021 Erin Nevius 0

Expounding on the popular Negotiation 101 Workshops in May and June 2021, ACRL and SPARC are presenting a Negotiation 201 webcast series that will provide one-hour deeper dives into specific concepts of negotiating strategy and how they can be put to use. Each of these webcasts is free and open […]

2021 I Love My Librarian Award Nominations

June 24, 2021 David Free 0

Nominations are open through September 27, 2021, for the I Love My Librarian Award. The I Love My Librarian Award encourages library users to recognize the accomplishments of exceptional public, school, college, community college, or university librarians. Ten amazing librarians will receive $5,000 and the honor of a lifetime, including being […]

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Keeping Up With… Trauma-Informed Pedagogy

June 22, 2021 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 Trauma-Informed Pedagogy by Desirae Zingarelli-Sweet. Keeping Up With… is available on the ACRL website and each issue will be sent […]

ACRL Member of the Week: Chelsea Heinbach

June 21, 2021 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Chelsea Heinbach is a teaching and learning librarian at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Chelsea has been a member of ACRL for 5 years and is your ACRL Member of the Week for June 21, 2021. Describe yourself in three words: Passionate, curious, empathetic. What are you reading (or […]

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ACRL Joins “Joint Statement on Legislative Efforts to Restrict Education about Racism in American History”

June 17, 2021 Kara Malenfant 0

ACRL joined a number of organizations in co-signing an American Association of University Professors, American Historical Association, Association of American Colleges & Universities, and PEN America joint statement stating their “firm opposition” to legislation, introduced in at least 20 states, that would restrict the discussion of “divisive concepts” in public […]