Julia M. Gelfand Named 2021 ACRL Academic/Research Librarian of the Year

February 5, 2021 Chase Ollis 0

Julia M. Gelfand, applied sciences and engineering librarian at the University of California (UC)-Irvine, is the 2021 ACRL Academic/Research Librarian of the Year. The award, sponsored by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO, recognizes an outstanding member of the library profession who has made a significant national or international contribution to […]

2021 ACRL Excellence in Academic Libraries Award Recipients Announced

January 29, 2021 Chase Ollis 0

ACRL announces the recipients of the 2021 Excellence in Academic Libraries Awards: Davidson College E.H. Little Library, Davidson, North Carolina Tulsa Community College Library, Tulsa, Oklahoma Loyola Marymount University William H. Hannon Library, Los Angeles, California. Sponsored by ACRL and GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO, the award recognizes the staff […]

ACRL’s Popular RoadShow Workshops are Going Off-Road

January 26, 2021 Chase Ollis 0

The ACRL RoadShow program brings high quality workshops directly to campuses covering a wide range of topics that help academic librarians tackled the greatest issues facing the profession today. The program, however, has been on hold due to the impact of COVID-19. Now, workshop teams are pivoting the same great […]

ACRL Presents Webcast – “Celebrating Open Access Week: Building Structural Equity and Inclusion in Scholarly Communications”

October 14, 2020 Chase Ollis 0

ACRL is excited to offer a free webcast celebrating Open Access Week. Tune in on Wednesday, October 21, at 1:00 p, for .m. Central for “Celebrating Open Access Week: Building Structural Equity and Inclusion in Scholarly Communications.” Join recipients of ACRL’s scholarly communications research grants—based on research suggested by 2019’s Open […]

Celebrate Open Access Week 2020!

October 8, 2020 Chase Ollis 0

Open Access Week is coming up October 19-25, 2020. An initiative of the Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition (SPARC), Open Access Week is presented as an opportunity for the academic and research community to learn about the potential benefits of Open Access, to share what they’ve learned with colleagues, […]

ACRL Seeks Nominations for 2021 Awards

September 23, 2020 Chase Ollis 0

Every year, ACRL celebrates the opportunity to honor the outstanding achievements of the academic and research library community. Made possible by generous corporate support, the annual presentation of our prestigious awards and grants to these deserving individuals and institutions enables ACRL to honor the very best in academic librarianship. This […]

Celebrate Preservation Week!

April 26, 2020 Chase Ollis 0

April 26 – May 2, 2020 is Preservation Week. An initiative of the Association for Library Collections and Technical Services (ALCTS), Preservation Week encourages libraries “to connect our communities through events, activities, and resources that highlight what we can do, individually and together, to preserve our personal and shared collections.” […]