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New ACRL Chat Series

March 14, 2008 David Free 0

We are pleased to announce ACRL OnPoint, a new live chat series. Each informal monthly chat session provides the opportunity to connect with colleagues and experts to discuss an issue of the day in academic and research librarianship. All ACRL OnPoint chats are free and open to the public. Sessions […]

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Upcoming ACRL eLearning Offerings

March 13, 2008 David Free 0

ACRL eLearning has two new offerings next month.  Be sure to visit the ACRL eLearning page to view all upcoming webcasts and courses! Being and Finding a Mentor Format: 1.5 hour webcast Meeting time: April 10, 2008 at 11 a.m. Pacific | 12:00 p.m. Mountain | 1:00 p.m. Central | 2:00 […]

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ACRL Podcast: Proposed ACRL Bylaws Change – Interest Groups

March 11, 2008 David Free 0

In this podcast, ACRL President Julie Todaro talks with College & Research Libraries News editor-in-chief David Free about the proposed ACRL bylaws change to allow the creation of Interest Groups. The proposed change appears on the ballot in the 2008 ALA/ ACRL Election. Time: 11:08 Click the play button below […]

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C&RL News – March 2008

March 7, 2008 David Free 0

The March 2008 issue on C&RL News is now available online and in the mail. A big challenge facing college and university libraries today is raising awareness and changing perceptions of what we have to offer. The library must work to compete with a wide variety of education and entertainment […]

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ALA Annual Conference Early Bird Deadline!

March 3, 2008 David Free 0

This Friday, March 7,  is the deadline for Early Bird Registration for the 2008 ALA Annual Conference! Don’t miss your chance to take advantage of the discounted registration rate. Registration for division members is $170 until the 7th and then increases to $195 through May 5. Visit the 2008 Annual […]

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2008 ALA/ ACRL Election Schedule

February 28, 2008 David Free 0

The 2008 ALA/ ACRL elections are just around the corner. Please note these important dates and make sure to vote! March 17: Online ballot opens. March 17: Paper ballots mailed to those who requested them. April 24: Election ends. May 1: Results announced. Visit the ALA and ACRL election pages […]

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More ACRL Award Winners

February 27, 2008 David Free 0

ACRL is pleased to announce the following 2008 award recipients. Follow the links for more details on each award winner. ACRL/ WESS Coutts Nijhoff International West European Specialist Study Grant: Michelle Emanuel ACRL/ CJCLS EBSCO Community College Learning Resources Program Achievement Award: Hazard Community & Technical College ACRL/ IS Innovation […]

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New Webcast Offering – Leading Change

February 27, 2008 David Free 0

Register for now for the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) e-learning webcast, “Leading Change,” to be offered March 20, 2008 at 11 a.m Pacific | 12:00 p.m. Mountain | 1:00 p.m. Central | 2:00 p.m. Eastern. ABOUT THE WEBCAST How can we better understand the effects of change on […]

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ACRL Instruction Section 2008 Discussion Forum available online

February 22, 2008 David Free 0

The ACRL Instruction Section Research & Scholarship Committee is pleased to offer the content of its Midwinter 2008 Discussion Forum, “Research Into Action: Leveraging Research Into IL Instruction” on the IS Website. An audio recording of the session is available to download or stream, and a PDF of the forum’s […]

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ACRL Calendar of Events – February 21, 2008

February 21, 2008 David Free 0

2008: March 4: Information Literacy and Assessment (ACRL/TLT Group Online Information Literacy Seminar Webcast) March 10-28: Electronic Collection Development for the Academic E-Library (Online Seminar) March 11: Information Literacy and Assessment (ACRL/TLT Group Online Information Literacy Seminar Webcast) March 11: Getting Started with Screencasting (Webcast) March 11: Information Literacy and […]