Celebrate International Education Week 2020

November 17, 2020 Erin Nevius 0

November 16-20, 2020, is International Education Week, a joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education to promote programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders from abroad to study, learn, and exchange experiences. Celebrate the benefits of international education […]

Student Wellness and Academic Libraries

November 11, 2020 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of Student Wellness and Academic Libraries: Case Studies and Activities for Promoting Health and Success, edited by Sara Holder and Amber Lannon, a collection of case studies, commentary, and research on student wellness initiatives in academic libraries. Learn more about Student Wellness and Academic Libraries in […]

The Library Outreach Cookbook

October 27, 2020 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of The Library Outreach Cookbook, edited by Ryan L. Sittler and Terra J. Rogerson, full of activities, strategies, plans, and tips for instituting successful library outreach. This ACRL Cookbook collects 110 recipes for librarians of all stripes working within a variety of institutions, budgets, and needs, […]

Fostering Change: A Team-Based Guide

October 22, 2020 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of “Fostering Change: A Team-Based Guide,” by Brianna Marshall, director of research services, University of California-Riverside Library; Dani Brecher Cook, director of teaching and learning, University of California-Riverside Library; and Cinthya Ippoliti, university librarian and director, Community College of Denver, Metropolitan State University of Denver, and […]

Hidden Architectures of Information Literacy Programs

July 1, 2020 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of Hidden Architectures of Information Literacy Programs: Structures, Practices, and Contexts, edited by Carolyn Caffrey Gardner, Elizabeth Galoozis, and Rebecca Halpern. This book collects authors from a variety of diverse institutions detailing the day-to-day work of running and coordinating information literacy programs and the soft skills […]

Games and Gamification in Academic Libraries

May 6, 2020 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of Games and Gamification in Academic Libraries, edited by Stephanie Crowe and Eva Sclippa, which explores the ways in which today’s array of games and gaming techniques can be used in academic library instruction, programming, and outreach initiatives. Learn more about Games and Gamification in Academic […]

Library Partnerships in International Liberal Arts Education

April 1, 2020 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of Library Partnerships in International Liberal Arts Education: Building Relationships Across Cultural and Institutional Lines, edited by Jeff Hiroshi Gima and Kara Malenfant. This unique publication explores effective practices, collaborations, and ideas for the future being developed by librarians, library staff, and faculty at international, American-modeled […]

The Critical Thinking about Sources Cookbook

March 10, 2020 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of The Critical Thinking about Sources Cookbook, edited by Sarah E. Morris. The book is a collection of lesson plans and activities designed to help students become savvy consumers, producers, and distributors of information. Students deal with complex online environments every day, and many are being […]