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Applications/Nominations Invited for C&RL Book Review Editor

October 15, 2019 David Free 0

Applications and nominations are invited for the position of book review editor of College & Research Libraries (C&RL), the scholarly research journal of the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL). The book review editor will work closely with the editor, members of the Editorial Board, production staff, and a […]

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Apply by Nov. 15 to Host 2020 Subsidized ACRL Scholarly Communication RoadShow

October 15, 2019 Chase Ollis 0

Academic and research librarians increasingly recognize scholarly communication as a core competency of the profession. Whether helping researchers meet their funder’s mandates for public access and data sharing, guiding responsible copyright practice, or supporting new types of scholarship and instruction, librarians are leading change across campus and around the world. […]

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ACRL Member of the Week: Jennifer Beamer

October 14, 2019 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Jennifer Beamer is a scholarly communication librarian at the Claremont Colleges in California. Jennifer has been a member of ACRL for 6 years and is your ACRL member of the week for October 14, 2019. Jennifer brings her expert knowledge of scholarly communication to academic libraries as a presenter for […]

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Around ACRL: October 11, 2019

October 11, 2019 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Want to know what is happening in ACRL and its sections, interest groups, and discussion groups? Check out ACRL Insider every other Friday to keep up-to-date on activities from around the association. Prepare for Open Access Week, October 21-27, 2019! This year’s theme, “Open for Whom? Equity in Open Knowledge,” […]

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ACRL Diversity Alliance: President-Elect Jon Cawthorne Interviews LSU University Libraries Dean Stanley Wilder

October 10, 2019 Allison Payne 0

The ACRL Diversity Alliance was launched in 2017 by four founding institutions: American University, University of Iowa, Virginia Tech, and West Virginia University. This diversity residency program aims to unite academic libraries committed to increasing the hiring pipeline of qualified and talented individuals from underrepresented racial and ethnic groups. Institutional […]

Melissa Mallon

ACRL Member of the Week: Melissa Mallon

October 7, 2019 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Melissa Mallon is the director of the Peabody Library and the director of teaching and learning at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. Melissa has been a member of ACRL for 15 years and is your ACRL member of the week for October 7, 2019. Melissa recently brought together subject experts […]

C&RL News – October 2019

October 3, 2019 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The October 2019 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. Starting out this month’s issue is the latest installment of our Perspectives on the Framework column. Jillian Collier of Spartenburg Community College discusses how the Framework can be applied in the community college setting in her article “Pick […]