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C&RL News – July/August 2014

June 30, 2014 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The July/August 2014 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. The purposeful use of social media can be a powerful tool in engaging your library and campus communities. Natalie Burclaff and Catherine Johnson provide tips for “Developing a social media strategy” to increase the usefulness of your presences […]

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C&RL News – June 2014

June 2, 2014 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The June 2014 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. Every two years, ACRL’s Research Planning and Review Committee produces their “Top trends in academic libraries.” The 2014 edition focuses on a theme of collaboration through the categories of data, device neutral digital services, evolving openness, student success, […]

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C&RL News – May 2014

May 6, 2014 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The May 2014 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. Google Glass has been the topic of much discussion and debate in the media over the past several months. Char Booth and Dani Brecher discuss the pros and cons of this new technology along with the Claremont Colleges […]

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C&RL News – April 2014

April 2, 2014 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The April 2014 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. In 2013, ALA launched a partnership with the Harwood Institute to help libraries “turn outward” and engage their communities through conversation to better align with community expectations. Nancy Kranich, Megan Lotts, and Gene Springs describe the Rutgers University […]

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C&RL News – March 2014

March 3, 2014 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The March 2014 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. Increased collaboration across campus units continues to be a trend at many institutions. The Northwest College Library in Powell, Wyoming, entered into collaboration with campus partners as the writing center and peer tutoring functions relocated to their building. […]

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C&RL News – February 2014

February 4, 2014 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The February 2014 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. The doctrine of first sale is essential to the lending functions of libraries. The principle is much less clear when dealing with the lending of e-books, however. In this month’s Scholarly Communication column, “Last sale?,” Jennifer Jenkins examines the rights […]

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C&RL News – January 2014

January 7, 2014 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The January 2014 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. Many academic instruction librarians are experimenting with the flipped classroom model in information literacy sessions. Sarah Arnold-Garza takes a look at the effectiveness of flipped classrooms at Towson University’s Albert S. Cook Library by sharing the results of their […]

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C&RL News December 2013

December 4, 2013 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The December 2013 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. This month, ACRL President Trevor A. Dawes continues his focus on libraries and financial literacy education. For this issue, Dawes invited Adi Redzic, executive director of the financial literacy think tank iOme Challenge, to highlight the student perspective on […]

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C&RL News – November 2013

November 6, 2013 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The November 2013 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. Massive Open Online Courses, or MOOCs, have been a ubiquitous topic of discussion in higher education circles this year. But what is their impact on academic libraries? In this month’s Scholarly Communication column, Kyle K. Courtney of Harvard […]

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C&RL News – October 2013

October 2, 2013 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The October 2013 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. This month, ACRL President Trevor A. Dawes launches his presidential initiative focusing on financial literacy education with “Libraries, ACRL, and financial literacy,” the first installment of a series of articles on the topic. Watch for additional installments in […]