Project Outcome for Academic Libraries 2023 Report

January 31, 2024 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

ACRL is pleased to announce the publication of the fiscal year 2023 report for the Project Outcome for Academic Libraries toolkit. Data in this report includes all immediate and follow-up surveys and responses from institutions in the United States and covers the period September 1, 2022 – August 31, 2023. […]

Apply by March 8 to Host a 2024 Subsidized ACRL RoadShow Workshop

January 30, 2024 Margot Conahan 0

ACRL invites institutions to apply to host a subsidized ACRL RoadShow. As part of ACRL’s commitment to supporting institutions serving diverse communities, the subsidized RoadShows are exclusively available to Historically Black Colleges and Universities, Tribal Colleges or Universities, and other minority-serving institutions. Through a cost-sharing model, ACRL covers the majority […]

ACRL Member of the Week: Sharon Ladenson

January 29, 2024 Brian Lim 0

Sharon Ladenson is Gender and Communication Studies Librarian at Michigan State University in East Lansing, Michigan. Sharon Ladenson has been a member of ACRL for over 22 years and is your member of the week for January 29, 2024. Describe yourself in three words: Reflective, caring, outdoorsy. What are you […]

Empathy by Design: Empathy-Driven Marketing for Libraries

January 25, 2024 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of Empathy by Design: Empathy-Driven Marketing for Libraries by Sabine Jean Dantus. The book offers step-by-step strategies for understanding why people visit the library and tailoring your marketing with personalization that resonates with users on a deeper level. Learn more about Empathy by Design in this […]

ACRL Presents: Cultural Proficiencies for Racial Equity Framework 

January 24, 2024 Margot Conahan 0

Join us at 1:00 p.m. Central on Wednesday, February 7, for the free ACRL Presents webinar “Cultural Proficiencies for Racial Equity Framework.” The Cultural Proficiencies for Racial Equity Framework is a tool both theoretical and practical in its orientation, as a guide for developing personal, organizational, institutional, and systems-level knowledge and […]

ACRL Member of the Week: Jeff Hipsher

January 22, 2024 Brian Lim 0

Jeff Hipsher is a Head of Access Services & Delivery at Florida State University Libraries in Tallahassee, Fl. Jeff has been a member of the ACRL for 1 year and is your ACRL Member of the Week for January, 22 2024. Describe yourself in three words: Cool-ranch dorito dust. What […]

Resources for College Libraries Seeks New Subject Editors

January 19, 2024 David Free 0

Resources for College Libraries (RCL), the database of over 90,000 essential titles for academic libraries, is seeking new subject editors. RCL subject editors maintain core title lists of the most important monographs—historical and contemporary—in an academic discipline. Successful editors balance extensive subject expertise and judicious selection skills together with deep […]

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Keeping Up With… Predatory Publishing

January 18, 2024 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 Predatory Publishing by Karen Burton. Keeping Up With… is available on the ACRL website and each issue will be sent via […]

Call for Book Proposals — Publications in Librarianship Series

January 18, 2024 Erin Nevius 0

You’re invited to share your research and scholarly thinking through the ACRL Publications in Librarianship (PIL) series. Recognized for offering some of the best thinking and scholarship in the profession, this book series has showcased research on a diverse range of contemporary topics in the field since 1951. Recent works […]