Celebrate Preservation Week 2024!

April 30, 2024 David Free 0

April 28–May 4, 2024, is Preservation Week, sponsored by Core: Leadership, Infrastructure, Futures. Preservation Week inspires action to preserve your collections. We believe that memories and treasures should last a lifetime and beyond, and that these physical and digital materials support both community and cultural identities. Focusing on preservation for a designated […]

ACRL Member of the Week: Diane H. Dias De Fazio

April 29, 2024 Brian Lim 0

Diane H. Dias De Fazio is Special Collections Associate in Grasselli Library, John Carroll University at University Heights, OH. Diane has been a member of ACRL for 10 years and is your ACRL Member of the Week for April 29, 2024. Describe yourself in three words: Patient, grateful, organized. What […]

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2024 EBSS Virtual Research Forum

April 26, 2024 David Free 0

The ACRL Education and Behavioral Sciences Section (EBSS) Research Committee invites you to the 2024 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 […]

Digital Humanities in the Library, Second Edition

April 25, 2024 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of Digital Humanities in the Library, Second Edition, edited by Arianne Hartsell-Gundy, Laura R. Braunstein, and Liorah Golomb, offering ideas and strategies for cross-institutional collaborations and new approaches to digital humanities work. Learn more about Digital Humanities in the Library, Second Edition,in this Introduction by the […]

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ALA Launches FY2025 #FundLibraries Campaign

April 23, 2024 David Free 0

ALA recently launched the annual #FundLibraries campaign, calling on advocates in every congressional district to ask their members of Congress to cosign Dear Appropriator letters to fund the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) and the Innovative Approaches to Literacy (IAL) program. The LSTA letter, circulated by U.S. Senator Jack Reed (D-RI) […]

ACRL Member of the Week: Rachel Makarowski

April 22, 2024 Brian Lim 0

Rachel Makarowski is Special Collections Librarian in Miami University at Oxford, OH. Rachel has been a member of ACRL for 8 years and is your ACRL Member of the Week for April 22, 2024. Describe yourself in three words: Approachable, enthusiastic, collaborative. What are you reading (or listening to on […]

Call for Reviewers — RCL Seeking Subject Specialists

April 17, 2024 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 History and Interdisciplinary Studies and RCL Career Resources subjects. RCL History and Interdisciplinary […]

ACRL Member of the Week: Elizabeth Blake

April 15, 2024 Brian Lim 0

Elizabeth Blake is Eugene Garfield Resident for Science Librarianship at University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA. Elizabeth has been a member of ACRL for 3 years and is your ACRL Member of the Week for April 15, 2024. Describe yourself in three words: Adventurous, independent, straightforward. What are you reading […]

Efficient Prompt Engineering for Librarians Online Course

April 11, 2024 Margot Conahan 0

Join ACRL from May 13-June 7, 2024, for the Online Learning Course “Efficient Prompt Engineering for Librarians.” Specifically tailored for academic librarians, this four-week course dives deep into the practical application of generative AI and large language models. Learn how to seamlessly integrate AI principles into your daily workflow, enhancing […]

2024 ACRL Election Results

April 8, 2024 Elois Sharpe 0

Brad Warren, Dean of Libraries at Augusta University, has been elected ACRL Vice-President/President-Elect. Warren will become president-elect in July 2024 and assume the presidency in July 2025 for a one-year term. Rachel M. Minkin, Interim Associate Dean, Teaching and Learning at Michigan State University, has been elected to the ACRL […]