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ACRL Presidental Candidates’ Forum Archive

March 25, 2011 Megan Griffin 0

The 2011 candidates for ACRL vice president/ president-elect participated in an open online forum  on Monday, March 21. Thomas (Tom) Abbott and Steven Bell discussed their platforms and vision for ACRL.  Abbott is dean of libraries and distance learning at the University of Maine at Augusta and Bell is associate […]

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Wake Forest Excellence Award Celebration

March 23, 2011 Megan Griffin 0

The 2011 ACRL Excellence in Academic Libraries Award in the university category was presented to the staff of the Wake Forest University Z. Smith Reynolds Library by ACRL President Lisa Hinchliffe on Tuesday, March 22. Images from the ceremony are available in the slide show below. Congratulations to everyone at […]

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ACRL Presidential Candidates’ Online Forum

March 11, 2011 Megan Griffin 0

The 2011 candidates for ACRL vice president/ president-elect will participate in an open online forum from 12:00-1:00 p.m. CST on Monday, March 21. Join us to hear Thomas (Tom) Abbott and Steven Bell discuss their platforms and vision for ACRL. Ample time will be available to answer member questions. Abbott […]

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2011 ACRL Excellence in Academic Libraries Award

January 12, 2011 Megan Griffin 2

ACRL is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2011 Excellence in Academic Libraries Award: The Luria Library at Santa Barbara City College, Santa Barbara, Ca.; the Grinnell College Libraries, Grinnell, Iowa and the Z. Smith Reynolds Library at Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, N.C. Sponsored by ACRL and YBP Library […]

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Janice Welburn Named 2011 ACRL Academic/ Research Librarian of the Year

January 11, 2011 Megan Griffin 2

Janice Welburn, dean of university libraries at Marquette University, is the 2011 Association of College and Research Libraries’ (ACRL) Academic/Research Librarian of the Year. The award, sponsored by YBP Library Services, recognizes an outstanding member of the library profession who has made a significant national or international contribution to academic/research […]

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Apply By December 3 For ACRL Awards!

November 17, 2010 Megan Griffin 0

Nominations and applications for ACRL awards are due December 3, 2010. These special recognitions enhance the sense of personal growth and accomplishment of ACRL members, provide membership with role models, and strengthen the image of membership in the eyes of employers, leadership, and the academic community as a whole. ACRL […]

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ALA Annual 2012 Program Proposals

October 28, 2010 Megan Griffin 0

ACRL invites its committees, sections, interest groups and individual members to consider submitting a program proposal for the 2012 ALA Annual Conference in Anaheim. There will be a virtual meeting on December 9, 2010, at 11:00 a.m. CST for ACRL units and members interested in submitting a proposal for a […]

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ACRL Presidential Candidate’s Forum in Boston

January 11, 2010 Megan Griffin 1

The 2010 candidates for ACRL Vice-President/ President-Elect will participate in an open forum from 10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 17 in the Marriott Copley Place, Grand Ballroom B-D. Come hear Frank D’Andraia and Joyce Ogburn discuss their platforms and vision for ACRL. D’Andraia is Service Professor in the Department […]

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Apply for ACRL awards by December 4!

August 18, 2009 Megan Griffin 0

Nominations and applications for ACRL awards are due December 4, 2009!  These special recognitions enhance the sense of personal growth and accomplishment of ACRL members, provide membership with role models, and strengthen the image of membership in the eyes of employers, leadership, and the academic community as a whole. ACRL […]

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ACRL Discussion Groups at ALA Annual 2009

May 12, 2009 Megan Griffin 2

ACRL discussion groups provide a great way to meet and discuss hot topics with your academic and research library colleagues. The following discussion groups are meeting at the 2009 ALA Annual Conference in Chicago. Discussion group meetings are open to all conference attendees and topics are provided where available. Check […]