ACRL Member of the Week: Dawn Behrend

January 18, 2022 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Dawn Behrend is an instruction and outreach librarian at Lenoir-Rhyne University in Hickory, NC. Dawn has been a member of ACRL for 7 years and is your ACRL Member of the Week for January 18, 2022. Describe yourself in three words: Inquisitive, driven, organized. What are you reading (or listening […]

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A Message for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday

January 14, 2022 Jay Malone 0

As we approach the holiday honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., I urge you to read his “Letter from Birmingham Jail.” He penned this moving appeal, including the powerful phrase “Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere,” under frightful conditions, drawing heavily on his faith for comfort. The letter, […]

LibLearnX: Library Learning Experience is Coming January 21-24!

January 13, 2022 David Free 0

LibLearnX: Library Learning Experience is happening online January 21-24, 2022 — a completely new conference experience built from the ground up based on years of research, exploration, and input from ALA members like you. LibLearnX is education for library professionals, by library professionals, with a focus on active and applied […]

How to Be a Peer Research Consultant

January 12, 2022 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of How to Be a Peer Research Consultant: A Guide for Librarians and Students by Maglen Epstein and Bridget Draxler, a concise guide for librarians and students on developing and teaching research skills and fostering these peer-to-peer relationships. Learn more about How to be a Peer […]

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Applications/Nominations Invited for RBM Reviews Editor

January 11, 2022 David Free 0

Applications and nominations are invited for the position of Reviews Editor for ACRL’s peer-reviewed journal in special collections librarianship, RBM: A Journal of Rare Books, Manuscripts, and Cultural Heritage. The reviews editor has charge of the reviews published in the journal’s biennial issues and online reviews portal to ensure the journal […]

2022 I Love My Librarian Award Recipients

January 11, 2022 David Free 0

Congratulations to academic librarians Shamella Cromartie, William C. Gibbons, and George D. Oberle on being among the recipients of the 2022 I Love My Librarian Award. ALA received more than 1,300 nominations from library users for this year’s award, which demonstrates the breadth of impact of librarians across the country. Hundreds of nominations […]

ACRL Member of the Week: Harvey Long

January 10, 2022 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Harvey Long is an undergraduate student success librarian at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University in Greensboro. Harvey has been a member of ACRL for 2 years and is your ACRL Member of the Week for January 10, 2022. Describe yourself in three words: Curious, creative, collaborative. What are […]

C&RL News – January 2022

January 7, 2022 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The January 2022 issue of College & Research Libraries News (C&RL News) is now freely available online both as a full issue PDF and as individual articles. C&RL News moved to an online-only publishing model beginning with the January 2022 issue. Features Erin R. B. Eldermire and Wasima Shinwari. “Brewing […]