ACRL 2023 Paper, Panel, Workshop Proposal Notifications Issued

August 30, 2022 Margot Conahan 0

Notifications for ACRL 2023 contributed paper, panel session, and workshop proposals were issued on Tuesday, August 30. Thanks to all who submitted a proposal for the conference! Please check your spam filter if you don’t see your notification in your e-mail inbox and contact Margot Conahan at mconahan@ala.org with questions. […]

ACRL Member of the Week: Erin Blake

August 29, 2022 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Erin Blake is a senior cataloger at the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, DC. Erin has been a member of ACRL for 23 years and is your ACRL Member of the Week for August 29, 2022. Describe yourself in three words: Inquisitive, informal, introverted. What are you reading (or listening […]

ACRL 2023 Lightning Talk, Poster, Roundtable, Virtual Proposals Due October 14

August 25, 2022 Tory Ondrla 0

Lightning talk, poster session, roundtable discussion, and virtual presentation proposals for the ACRL 2023 Conference are due October 14, 2022. Higher education has changed dramatically over the last few years. Academic libraries are addressing an increased emphasis on remote learning, rising calls for social justice, and an acknowledged need for flexibility that supports […]

When to Use Project Outcome

August 24, 2022 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Project Outcome for Academic Libraries has published a new resource: When to Use Project Outcome. The toolkit is a great free assessment resource for many purposes and projects, but it is not the best tool for every project. The chart below breaks down some scenarios of when you might want […]

ALA/ARL Approve Cultural Proficiencies for Racial Equity: A Framework

August 23, 2022 David Free 0

CHICAGO; WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Joint ALA/ARL Building Cultural Proficiencies for Racial Equity Framework Task Force’s final draft of the Cultural Proficiencies for Racial Equity: A Framework (PDF) was approved by the boards of directors of the four partner organizations, the American Library Association (ALA), Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL), […]

ACRL Member of the Week: Amanda Choi

August 22, 2022 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Amanda Choi is a librarian at Diablo Valley College in San Ramon, CA. Amanda has been a member of ACRL for 6 years and is your ACRL Member of the Week for August 22, 2022. Describe yourself in three words: Collegial, hardworking, Hufflepuff. What are you reading (or listening to on […]

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CJCLS 2022-2023 Mentorship Program

August 18, 2022 Lauren Carlton 0

Are you new to community college libraries and want to expand your professional knowledge/skills? Or are you an experienced librarian willing to share your knowledge to help others develop their skills? The ACRL Community and Junior College Libraries Section (CJCLS) Mentoring Program Committee invites you to participate in the CJCLS […]

Intersections of Open Educational Resources and Information Literacy

August 16, 2022 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of Intersections of Open Educational Resources and Information Literacy, book number 79 in the Publications in Librarianship series. Edited by Mary Ann Cullen and Elizabeth Dill, the book captures current open education and information literacy theory and practice and providing inspiration for the future.  Learn more […]

ACRL Member of the Week: Andrew Stuart

August 15, 2022 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Andrew Stuart is the subject librarian for life and physical sciences and the assistant head of user services at Ohio University in Athens. Andrew has been a member of ACRL for 23 years and is your ACRL Member of the Week for August 15, 2022. Describe yourself in three words: Paper-based […]