ACRL 2023 Paper, Panel, Workshop Proposals Due June 3

May 26, 2022 Margot Conahan 0

Contributed paper, panel session, and workshop proposals for the ACRL 2023 Conference are due June 3, 2022. Higher education has changed dramatically over the last few years. Academic libraries are addressing an increased emphasis on remote learning, rising calls for social justice, and an acknowledged need for flexibility that supports a sustainable […]

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ACRL Member of the Week: Renae Watson

May 23, 2022 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Renae Watson is an online learning & student success librarian at Colorado State University in Fort Collins. Renae has been a member of ACRL for 6 years and is your ACRL Member of the Week for May 23, 2022. Describe yourself in three words: Learner, problem solver, justice-focused. What are […]

Your Craft as a Teaching Librarian

May 19, 2022 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of Your Craft as a Teaching Librarian: Using Acting Skills to Create a Dynamic Presence by Jeff Sundquist, Julie Artman, and Douglas R. Dechow. This entertaining guide captures how acting techniques can sharpen your instructional skills, establish your teaching identity, enliven your performance, and create an […]

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ACRL Member of the Week: Jeff Knapp

May 16, 2022 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Jeff Knapp is the Larry & Ellen Foster Librarian for Communications at Penn State University. Jeff has been a member of ACRL for 21 years and is your ACRL Member of the Week for May 16, 2022. Describe yourself in three words: Interested, helpful, clownish. What are you reading (or […]

Join Us at ALA Annual this June!

May 11, 2022 David Free 0

The ALA Annual Conference & Exhibition is happening June 23-28, 2022, in Washington, D.C., and we’re excited to be together again. This year’s conference offers more than 160 education sessions, inspiring thought leaders and celebrity speakers, and The Library Marketplace with more than 550 exhibitors, more than 80 author sessions, and lots of free ARCs. And […]

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2022 Fostering Change Cohort Registration Closes May 27

May 11, 2022 Erin Nevius 0

Register by May 27, 2022, to join the next cohort of institutional teams planning their change process! ACRL’s Fostering Change Cohort is a 12-week program designed for teams from institutions planning any type of organizational change. Each team can be made up of 2 to 5 library workers, and a […]

ACRL Member of the Week: Tiffeni Fontno

May 9, 2022 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Tiffeni Fontno is the head librarian, Educational Resource Center at Boston College. Tiffeni has been a member of ACRL for 12 years and is your ACRL Member of the Week for May 9, 2022. Describe yourself in three words: Creative, determined, free spirited. What are you reading (or listening to […]