ACRL Member of the Week: Sarah Horowitz

October 31, 2022 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Sarah Horowitz is the head of Quaker & special collections at Haverford College in PA. Sarah has been a member of ACRL for 17 years and is your ACRL Member of the Week for October 31, 2022. Describe yourself in three words: Thoughtful, enthusiastic, diligent What are you reading (or […]

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ACRL Board of Directors Update on ALA Bylaws Revision

October 28, 2022 Erin Ellis 0

The ACRL Board of Directors urges all ACRL members to review the proposed revisions to ALA governance, including the ALA Constitution and ALA Bylaws, and attend the ALA Bylaws Feedback Listening Session on November 14, 2022. Proposed changes to these guiding documents have major implications for ACRL’s programs and services. […]

LibLearnX 2023 Registration Now Open

October 27, 2022 David Free 0

Join your peers and colleagues at the first-ever, in-person LibLearnX event to be held January 27-30, 2023, in New Orleans! Participate in solution-based collaborative education where you will discuss the topics that are important to library professionals in peer-to-peer conversations, be inspired by author speakers and thought-leaders on the LLX Studio stage, […]

Celebrate Open Access Week 2022

October 25, 2022 Lauren Carlton 0

October 24-30, 2022, is the 15th annual International Open Access Week, a global, community-driven week of action to open up access to research.  An initiative of the Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition (SPARC), Open Access Week is an opportunity for the academic and research community to “learn about the potential benefits […]

ACRL Member of the Week: Katie Henningsen

October 24, 2022 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Katie Henningsen is the head of research services at Duke University in Durham, NC. Katie has been a member of ACRL for 15 years and is your ACRL Member of the Week for October 24, 2022. Describe yourself in three words: Problem-solver, collaborative, passionate. What are you reading (or listening […]

ACRL Presents: Libraries and Learning Analytics

October 19, 2022 Kara Malenfant 0

Join ACRL for the free ACRL Presents webcast “Libraries and Learning Analytics: The Future is Now” from 12:30PM – 2:00PM Central on Thursday, November 17, 2022. Learning analytics offers a new tool in the library assessment toolbox, one that closes gaps left by other assessment methods but requires different ways […]

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Mentors Needed for Spectrum Scholars

October 18, 2022 David Connolly 0

Help support a diverse workforce in the next generation of academic librarians by mentoring an ALA Spectrum Scholar through the ACRL Dr. E.J. Josey Spectrum Scholar Mentor Program. This program links library school students and new librarians who are of American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian, Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino, Middle Eastern and North […]

ACRL Member of the Week: Jordan S. Sly

October 17, 2022 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Jordan S. Sly is an anthropology, philosophy, religious studies, digital humanities, French, Italian, and German librarian at the University of Maryland in College Park. Jordan has been a member of ACRL for 8 years and is your ACRL Member of the Week for October 17, 2022. Describe yourself in three […]

LAST CALL! ACRL 2023 Proposals, Scholarship Applications Due October 14

October 11, 2022 Tory Ondrla 0

Lightning talk, poster session, roundtable discussion, and virtual presentation proposals for the ACRL 2023 Conference are due Friday, 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 […]