College & Research Libraries – September 2023

August 31, 2023 Dawn Mueller 0

The September 2023 issue of College & Research Libraries is now freely available online both as a full issue PDF and as individual articles. 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. Guest Editorial Sarah R. Kostelecky, Lori Townsend, and David A. Hurley. “Is Cultural Humility Too Easy?“ Articles Katelyn […]

Creators in the Academic Library

August 29, 2023 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of Creators in the Academic Library: Instruction and Outreach, edited by Alexander C. Watkins and Rebecca Zuege Kuglitsch, and Creators in the Academic Library: Collections and Spaces, edited by Rebecca Zuege Kuglitsch and Alexander C. Watkins. These books explore how to teach specifically for creator research […]

ACRL Member of the Week: Peggy Nzomo

August 28, 2023 Brian Lim 0

Peggy is an International Library Initiatives Specialist Senior Associate at University of Illinois Library- Mortenson Center for International Library Programs in Urbana-Champaign, IL. Peggy has been a member of ACRL for 13 years, ULS for 7 years, IS for 1 year and is your ACRL Member of the Week for […]

Participate in National Voter Registration Day

August 24, 2023 David Free 0

ALA has once again joined with NonProfit Vote as a premier partner for National Voter Registration Day 2023. As a national partner, ALA encourages libraries across the country to participate in this critical annual celebration, ending with a national day of action on September 19, 2023.  Libraries have long invested in supporting patron civic engagement, […]

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Tell Congress to Protect Public Access to Information

August 23, 2023 David Free 0

ALA has long believed that when taxpayers fund scientific research, the public should have access to the information that results. Unfortunately, after years of bipartisan progress, some in Congress are now trying to put a stop to this. Exorbitant serials prices have been a problem for years, especially for academic […]

ACRL Member of the Week: Aimee Jenkins

August 21, 2023 Brian Lim 0

Aimee is a Lead Librarian for Bibliometrics & Liaison Librarian at University of Pittsburgh in Pittsburgh, PA. Aimee has been a member of ACRL, ANSS and STS for 6 years, EBSS, IS and ULS for 4 years and is your ACRL Member of the Week for August 21, 2023. Describe […]

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Keeping Up With… Cultural Heritage Crowdsourcing

August 17, 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 Cultural Heritage Crowdsourcing by Victoria Van Hyning. Keeping Up With… is available on the ACRL website and each issue will be […]

ACRL Member of the Week: Karen O’Grady

August 14, 2023 Brian Lim 0

Karen is a Nursing Librarian at University of San Diego in San Diego, CA. Karen has been a member of ACRL for 3 years and is your ACRL Member of the Week for August 14, 2023. Describe yourself in three words: Quirky, creative, unconventional. What are you reading (or listening […]

Free Webinar: Project Outcome 101

August 9, 2023 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Are you interested in measuring learning outcomes to drive change, make data-informed decisions, and demonstrate the impact of programs and services at your library? This one-hour webinar will introduce you to everything the Project Outcome toolkit has to offer. Learn how to measure meaningful learning outcomes at your library and […]