Choice Announces the Outstanding Academic Titles of 2020

December 2, 2020 David Free 0

The Choice Outstanding Academic Titles (OAT) list for 2020 has been announced. This prestigious list, released on December 1, reflects the best scholarly titles reviewed by Choice during the previous calendar year, as chosen by the editors. This year’s list features 531 books and digital resources from 123 publishers. Despite […]

RBM: A Journal of Rare Books, Manuscripts, and Cultural Heritage – Fall 2020

November 20, 2020 Dawn Mueller 0

The Fall 2020 issue of RBM: A Journal of Rare Books, Manuscripts, and Cultural Heritage is now freely available online. Visit the RBM website for complete contents of RBM and its preceeding title Rare Books & Manuscripts Librarianship from 1986 to the present. RBM became an open access journal in Spring 2016. Editor’s Note Richard Saunders. “Editor’s Note.” Research Articles Melanie Griffin. “The Past, […]

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 […]

C&RL News – November 2020

November 6, 2020 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The November 2020 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. Aubrey Iglesias opens this month’s issue by discussing the importance of increasing inclusive participation in the profession in her The Way I See It essay “Stop, reflect, replace.” At the University of Florida, librarians performed analysis of their […]

College & Research Libraries – November 2020

November 5, 2020 Dawn Mueller 0

The November 2020 issue of College & Research Libraries is now freely available online. Visit the C&RL website for complete contents from 1939 to the present and follow C&RL on Facebook and Twitter for updates and discussion. Note: The November 2013 issue was the final print issue of College & Research Libraries. The journal began an online-only publication model in January 2014. Editorial […]

2019 Academic Library Trends and Statistics

October 29, 2020 Mary Jane Petrowski 0

ACRL announces the publication of 2019 Academic Library Trends and Statistics, the latest in a series of annual publications that describe the collections, staffing, expenditures, and service activities of academic libraries in all Carnegie classifications. The one-volume title includes data from Associate of Arts Colleges, Baccalaureate, Master’s Colleges and Universities, […]

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 […]

C&RL News – October 2020

October 2, 2020 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The October 2020 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. We start out this month with the latest installment of our International Insights column, featuring perspectives on the academic library’s role in resisting and eradicating systemic inequalities to advance “Multiple ways of knowing.” The COVID-19 pandemic continues to […]