Because It’s Giving Tuesday

November 30, 2020 Mary Jane Petrowski 0

Tuesday, December 1, 2020, is Giving Tuesday, the annual 24-hour giving-palooza, and we are asking you, our loyal ACRL members and friends, to help us meet our Giving Tuesday goal of 81 donations. ACRL turned 81 this year, so we’re looking to celebrate this milestone with an equal number of […]

ACRL Member of the Week: Sara Holder

November 30, 2020 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Sara Holder is the director of reference and research services at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Sara has been a member of ACRL for 22 years and is your ACRL Member of the Week for November 30, 2020. Sara recently brought together subject experts in wellness programing as an […]

Mark Your Calendar for ACRL Giving Tuesday

November 24, 2020 Mary Jane Petrowski 0

Tuesday, December 1 is Giving Tuesday, a global day for us to come together for a common purpose: to celebrate generosity and to give. Falling every Tuesday after Thanksgiving, it’s a special day for people to spread joy and pay it forward by supporting those causes for which they are passionate.  […]

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, […]

Celebrate International Education Week 2020

November 17, 2020 Erin Nevius 0

November 16-20, 2020, is International Education Week, a joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education to promote programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders from abroad to study, learn, and exchange experiences. Celebrate the benefits of international education […]

Amber Lannon

ACRL Member of the Week: Amber Lannon

November 16, 2020 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Amber Lannon is the university librarian at Carleton University in Ottawa, Ontario. Amber has been a member of ACRL for 6 years and is your ACRL Member of the Week for November 16, 2020. Amber recently brought together subject experts in wellness programing as an editor of the ACRL publication, Student […]

New Case Study from Project Outcome for Academic Libraries

November 12, 2020 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Project Outcome for Academic Libraries announces the publication of a new case study, “Closing the Loop: Using Project Outcome to Assess and Improve a First-Year English Composition Information Literacy Program,” authored by Katie Quirin Manwiller, MLIS.  “Closing the Loop” outlines how Project Outcome’s standardized instruction surveys provided a path for […]

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 […]