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Member of the Week: Cindy Steinhoff

August 4, 2008 David Free 1

Cindy Steinhoff is Director of the Library at Anne Arundel Community College in Arnold, Maryland. Cindy has been an ACRL member since 1993 and is your ACRL Member of the Week. Cindy is also the winner of free registration to the 14th ACRL National Conference, to be help in March […]

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ACRL, Syracuse University and WISE present online course

July 29, 2008 David Free 1

ACRL is partnering with Syracuse University and the Web-based Information Science Education (WISE) Consortium to offer WISE+: Contemporary Academic Librarianship, an online continuing education opportunity taught by ACRL Past President Julie Todaro this fall. The three-month, asynchronous course examines 21st century academic libraries (community college, college and university) within the […]

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Member of the Week: Karen Chobot

July 28, 2008 David Free 0

Karen Chobot is Director of the Mildred Johnson Library at the North Dakota State College of Science in Wahpeton, ND. Karen has been an ACRL member since 1994 and is your ACRL Member of the Week. 1. Describe yourself in three words: Reading, learning, sharing. 2. What are you currently […]

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Erika Linke On The Radio

July 23, 2008 David Free 0

On July 22, ACRL President Erika Linke appeared on the WAMU – American University Radio/ Public Radio International program The Kojo Nnamdi Show as a panelist in a segment titled “More Information, Less Knowledge?”. The hour-long discussion highlights the changes in research habits in the Internet Age and “how our […]

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Member of the Week: Nicholas Baker

July 22, 2008 David Free 0

Nicholas Baker is Reference and Web Services Librarian at Williams College Libraries in Williamstown, MA. Nicholas has been an ACRL member since 2005 and is your ACRL Member of the Week. 1. Describe yourself in three words: Creative, outgoing, bibliophile. 2. What are you reading/ listening to on your iPod? […]

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OIF Privacy Rights Campaign

July 10, 2008 David Free 0

ALA’s Office for Intellectual Freedom is asking librarians to share their opinions and policies on information privacy in an anonymous survey at The results will help shape the strategic direction of OIF’s new grassroots initiative to rally Americans around a set of information privacy standards for the 21st Century. […]

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Register Now for Upcoming eLearning Events from ACRL

July 9, 2008 David Free 1

Registration is closing soon for the following eLearning events. Space in these events is limited, so reserve your spot today! For more information including rates on these courses, please visit the course page by clicking the title below. Information Commons 101: Principles and Good Practices July 22, 2008 11 a.m. […]

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C&RL News – July/ August 2008

July 8, 2008 David Free 1

The July/ August 2008 issue of C&RL News is now available online and in the mail. Encouraging and developing quality research skills in students is an essential component of a successful library instruction program. Librarians at Binghamton University collaborated with classroom faculty to survey both full-time faculty and teaching assistants […]

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Member of the Week: Lori Goetsch

July 8, 2008 David Free 0

Lori Goetsch is Dean of Libraries at Kansas State University in Manhattan, Kansas. Lori has been an ACRL member since 1985, is the 2008-2009 ACRL Vice-President/ President-Elect, and is your ACRL Member of the Week. 1. Describe yourself in three words: Fun-loving, self-motivated, intuitive. 2. What are listening to on […]