Represent ALA on IFLA Standing Committees – Applications Due May 1

March 28, 2024 David Free 0

Would you like to represent ALA on an International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) section standing committee? The biennial appointment process to represent ALA on relevant IFLA standing committees is currently underway for terms running from 2025 through 2029. The ACRL Board of Directors endorses candidates for election […]

ACRL Member of the Week: Wendy Pothier

March 25, 2024 Brian Lim 0

Wendy Pothier is Business & Economics Librarian at University of New Hampshire in Durham, NH. Wendy has been a member of ACRL for 10 years and is your ACRL Member of the Week for March 25, 2024. Describe yourself in three words: Friendly, curious, reliable. What are you reading (or […]

Universal Design for Learning in Academic Libraries: Theory into Practice

March 21, 2024 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of Universal Design for Learning in Academic Libraries: Theory into Practice, edited by Danielle Skaggs and Rachel M. McMullin. It includes lesson plans and strategies for the wide range of instructional activities that occur in academic libraries, including in-person, online, synchronous, asynchronous, and research help, as […]

Accessibility and Project Outcome

March 20, 2024 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Project Outcome for Academic Libraries is please to announce the publication of a new toolkit resource: Accessibility and Project Outcome. Ensuring accessibility in library assessment is crucial to promoting inclusivity, allowing individuals with diverse abilities to fully engage with and benefit from library services and programs. Prioritizing accessibility enables libraries […]

Register Now for 2024 ALA Annual Conference and Save!

March 19, 2024 David Free 0

Join us at the 2024 ALA Annual Conference & Exhibition taking place in beautiful San Diego, June 27 – July 2, 2024! ALA Annual offers peer-led professional development on diverse and timely topics; inspiring talks from top authors and thought leaders; and opportunities to discuss key challenges and opportunities facing libraries today. […]

ACRL Member of the Week: Susanna M. Cowan

March 18, 2024 Brian Lim 0

Susanna M. Cowan is Library Assessment Strategist at University of Connecticut in Storrs, CT. Susanna has been a member of ACRL for 15 years and is your ACRL Member of the Week for March 18, 2024. Describe yourself in three words: Reflective, caring, inventive. What are you reading (or listening […]

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ALA Building Library Capacity Grants Applications

March 15, 2024 David Free 0

ALA announces the opening of the second year of the ALA Building Library Capacity Grants that will provide grants to libraries serving incarcerated persons or assisting those re-entering society. Up to sixteen $10,000 grants will be given to successful applicants nationwide. The application site is open now. The application deadline is April 12, […]