Strategies for Teaching Adult Learners Webcast

April 27, 2023 Margot Conahan 0

Join ACRL from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Central on Thursday, May 11 for the Online Learning webcast “Strategies for Teaching Adult Learners.” Adults are attending college in record numbers every year. These students, many with families and careers, may have been away from an academic environment for many years and […]

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2023 EBSS Virtual Research Forum

April 26, 2023 David Free 0

The ACRL Education and Behavioral Sciences Section (EBSS) Research Committee invites you to the 2023 EBSS Virtual Research Forum! The Research Forum offers librarians an opportunity to share their research in education and behavioral sciences librarianship with the ACRL community in a lightning talk format. This year’s Forum will be held […]

Exploring Inclusive & Equitable Pedagogies: Creating Space for All Learners

April 26, 2023 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of Exploring Inclusive & Equitable Pedagogies: Creating Space for All Learners, edited by Melissa Mallon, Jane Nichols, Elizabeth Foster, Ariana Santiago, Maura Seale, and Robin Brown. This two-volume set offers reflections, practices, and models that deepen our collective understanding of equitable and inclusive theories and practices […]

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The Time to Lead – ACRL Seeks Nominees for Section Offices

April 25, 2023 Lauren Carlton 0

Standing for ACRL section office is an opportunity to become involved with important issues affecting academic and research librarians in the 21st century, gain leadership experience, and build ties with colleagues. It is also an opportunity to be of service to your ACRL section community, ensuring that it continues to […]

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Proficiencies for Assessment in Academic Libraries Draft Review

April 24, 2023 Kara Malenfant 0

A joint working group of ACRL’s Value of Academic Libraries Committee and the Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Committee invites your feedback on this Second Draft of the Proficiencies for Assessment in Academic Libraries (PDF). This draft is an update to the current ACRL Proficiencies for Assessment Librarians and Coordinators to […]

ACRL Member of the Week: Tara Weekes

April 24, 2023 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Editor’s note: April is Community College Month, and all month we are featuring community college librarians as the ACRL Member of the Week to celebrate! Tara Weekes is the director of learning resources at Greenville Technical College in South Carolina. Tara has been a member of ACRL for 3 years and […]

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Keeping Up With… Digital Equity Funding

April 20, 2023 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 Digital Equity Funding by Michelle Frisque and Kara Malenfant. Keeping Up With… is available on the ACRL website and each issue […]

Recognizing Community Colleges and their Libraries

April 20, 2023 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Editor’s note: To celebrate Community College Month, ACRL has asked Walter Butler (PhD, MLIS), Director of Library and Information Services at Santa Monica College and a Director-at-Large member of the ACRL Board of Directors, to share the value of libraries at community colleges. It is so exciting to know that […]

Call for Reviewers — RCL Seeking Subject Specialists

April 19, 2023 David Free 0

Resources for College Libraries (RCL), the Choice/ACRL bibliography of essential titles for undergraduate teaching and research, seeks experienced library subject selectors and faculty to serve as peer reviewers. We are currently seeking referees for the following RCL Arts and Humanities subjects: American Literature • British Literature • Classical Languages and […]