Orolando Duffus

Member of the Week: Orolando Duffus

September 12, 2016 Sophie Skinner 0

Orolando Duffus is Business Librarian at the University of Houston in Houston, TX. Orolando has been an ACRL member since 2014 and is your ACRL member of the week for September 12, 2016. 1. Describe yourself in three words: Resilient, motivated, gracious. 2. What are you reading (or listening to on […]

ACRL Seeks Nominations for 2017 Awards

September 8, 2016 Chase Ollis 0

ACRL celebrates the opportunity to honor the outstanding achievements of academic and research librarians across North America. Made possible by generous corporate support, the annual presentation of ACRL’s awards, grants, and fellowships enables ACRL to honor the very best in academic librarianship. This year, ACRL once again seeks to celebrate […]

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ACRL 2017 Scholarship Applications Due October 7

September 7, 2016 Margot Conahan 0

Scholarship applications to attend ACRL 2017 are due on Friday, October 7. ACRL is offering approximately 150 scholarships worth more than $100,000 for the conference to be held March 22 — 25, 2017, in Baltimore. Scholarships to ACRL 2017 are available in the following categories: Early-career Librarian Scholarships – provide opportunities for librarians with […]

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Applications/Nominations Invited for RBM Editor

September 6, 2016 David Free 0

Applications and nominations are invited for the position of editor of Rare Books & Manuscripts (RBM), the biannual research journal covering issues pertaining to special collections libraries and cultural heritage institutions of the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL). The editor is appointed for a three-year term, which may […]

Emma Molls

Member of the Week: Emma Molls

September 6, 2016 Sophie Skinner 0

Emma Molls has been appointed Publishing Services Librarian at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, MN. Until August, Emma served as Scholarly Communication Librarian at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa. Emma has been an ACRL member since 2012 and is your ACRL member of the week for September 5, 2016. […]

C&RL News – September 2016

September 2, 2016 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The September 2016 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. We start this month with two articles on archives and special collections. First, Brian Flota, Mark Peterson, and Julia Merkel discuss “Pulp in the ivory tower” and the development of James Madison University’s pulp magazine collection. Their article provides a […]

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College & Research Libraries – September 2016

September 1, 2016 Dawn Mueller 0

The September 2016 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 […]