CHOICE to Launch Patron Driven Podcast

May 14, 2020 David Free 0

This June, CHOICE is launching a brand new podcast called Patron Driven. The series features a multi-episode narrative format that combines interviews and storytelling to spotlight the breakthrough programs, hard-won advocacy, community connections—and the personalities behind them—that are being achieved in academic libraries. Our first series of Patron Driven is […]

RCL Call for Reviewers

April 30, 2020 David Free 0

Are you looking for a summer project that contributes to the profession while enhancing your subject skills? Resources for College Libraries (RCL), the Choice/ACRL bibliography of essential titles for undergraduate teaching and research, invites experienced subject selectors to serve as peer reviewers. We are currently seeking referees for the following […]

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Choice Publishes Research Data Services White Paper

December 13, 2019 David Free 0

Choice has published the fifth in a series of white papers designed to provide actionable intelligence around topics of importance to the academic library community. This paper, “Research Data Services in Academic Libraries: Where are We Today?”, offers a unique opportunity to revisit and re-examine findings from a 2012 ACRL […]

Choice Announces 2019 Outstanding Academic Titles

December 4, 2019 David Free 0

Each December, Choice publishes its Outstanding Academic Titles (OAT) list. This prestigious list reflects the best in scholarly titles reviewed by Choice during the previous calendar year and brings with it the extraordinary recognition of the academic community. This year’s complete list features 521 books and digital resources from 132 […]

Choice Outstanding Academic Titles Coming This December

October 17, 2019 David Free 0

Each year Choice, a publishing unit of ACRL, announces the editors’ selections of the best academic nonfiction titles reviewed during the year just ended. Selection as a Choice Outstanding Academic Title is a recognition of the work’s excellence and scholarly significance by the academic library community’s oldest and most prestigious […]

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Resources for College Libraries Call for Reviewers

April 30, 2019 David Free 0

Resources for College Libraries (RCL), the Choice/ACRL bibliography of essential titles for undergraduate teaching and research, invites experienced subject liaisons and faculty to serve as peer reviewers. RCL is currently seeking peer reviewers for a variety of RCL Social Sciences and Science and Technology subjects including Agriculture, Anthropology, Astronomy, Biology, […]

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Choice 2018 Outstanding Academic Titles

January 11, 2019 David Free 0

Each January, Choice publishes its Outstanding Academic Titles (OAT) list. This prestigious list reflects the best in scholarly titles reviewed by Choice during the previous calendar year. This year’s complete list features 455 books and digital resources from 141 publishers. New this year, Choice editors will also present a weekly […]

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RCL Thanks Peer Reviewers

January 10, 2019 David Free 0

Resources for College Libraries (RCL), the database of 95,000 core titles for undergraduate libraries, is peer-reviewed by academic librarians and faculty to ensure continued credibility and excellence. On behalf of the RCL editorial board and co-publishers Choice and ProQuest, we thank the following referees from 2018 for their valuable review […]