ACRL 2020 President’s Program – “Shifting the Center: Transforming Academic Libraries through Generous Accountability”

June 4, 2020 Margot Conahan 0

Join us at 1 p.m. Central (convert additional time zones online) on Wednesday, June 10, for the 2020 ACRL President’s Program, “Shifting the Center: Transforming Academic Libraries through Generous Accountability,” presented freely online as part of the ACRL Together Wherever Virtual Event. Inspired by the work of critical scholars, artists and […]

ACRL Together Wherever Virtual Event – June 8-12

May 14, 2020 Margot Conahan 0

Sad about missing your colleagues in Chicago this summer? Don’t fret! ACRL is pleased to host ACRL Together Wherever, a week of virtual programming and networking opportunities for the academic and research library community to be held June 8-12, 2020. Keep up with what’s going on in the profession at […]

Celebrate Preservation Week!

April 26, 2020 Chase Ollis 0

April 26 – May 2, 2020 is Preservation Week. An initiative of the Association for Library Collections and Technical Services (ALCTS), Preservation Week encourages libraries “to connect our communities through events, activities, and resources that highlight what we can do, individually and together, to preserve our personal and shared collections.” […]

THE BOOKSELLERS Online Film Screening and Discussion

April 16, 2020 David Free 0

THE BOOKSELLERS is a lively, behind-the-scenes documentary film looking at the New York rare book world and the fascinating people who inhabit it. Executive produced by Parker Posey and featuring interviews with some of the most important dealers in the business, as well as prominent collectors, auctioneers, and writers, THE […]

Celebrate Graduate and Professional Student Appreciation Week!

April 6, 2020 Chase Ollis 0

April 6-10, 2020, is Graduate and Professional Student Appreciation Week. Started in 1993 by the National Association of Graduate-Professional Students, the week seeks to “emphasize the contributions, impact, and value of graduate and professional students on campuses throughout the United States.” To celebrate our student members and all LIS students […]

Learning Opportunities: Fair Use/Fair Dealing

February 27, 2020 Chase Ollis 0

It’s Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week! Today we’re spotlighting ACRL’s professional development opportunities that can help you understand and apply these crucial limitations and exceptions to copyright law, even outside of Fair Use Week. Online Learning Live e-Learning WebcastRegister today for the two-part webcast series, “Copyright and Course Reserves,” offered March […]

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ACRL Developing New Scholarship of Teaching and Learning RoadShow

February 19, 2020 Chase Ollis 0

ACRL has selected a team of three curriculum designers/presenters to develop a new RoadShow workshop to support librarians in engaging in the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) and discovering how their teaching impacts student learning. This workshop will be intended for any librarian who interacts with students and faculty, […]

Celebrate Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week 2020

January 29, 2020 Chase Ollis 0

The 2020 Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week is coming up February 24-28, 2020. Commissioned by the Association of Research Libraries (ARL), Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week is “is an annual celebration of the important doctrines of fair use and fair dealing. It is designed to highlight and promote the opportunities presented by […]