Celebrate Graduate and Professional Student Appreciation Week!

April 6, 2020 Chase Ollis 0

April 6-10, 2020, is Graduate and Professional Student Appreciation Week. Started in 1993 by the National Association of Graduate-Professional Students, the week seeks to “emphasize the contributions, impact, and value of graduate and professional students on campuses throughout the United States.” To celebrate our student members and all LIS students […]

2020 ACRL Section Award Recipients Announced

March 6, 2020 Chase Ollis 0

ACRL is pleased to announce the recipients of its 2020 section awards. Made possible by generous corporate support, the annual presentation of ACRL’s awards and grants enables ACRL to honor the very best in academic and research librarianship. A listing of the 2020 award recipients is below. For more information […]

Learning Opportunities: Fair Use/Fair Dealing

February 27, 2020 Chase Ollis 0

It’s Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week! Today we’re spotlighting ACRL’s professional development opportunities that can help you understand and apply these crucial limitations and exceptions to copyright law, even outside of Fair Use Week. Online Learning Live e-Learning WebcastRegister today for the two-part webcast series, “Copyright and Course Reserves,” offered March […]

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ACRL Developing New Scholarship of Teaching and Learning RoadShow

February 19, 2020 Chase Ollis 0

ACRL has selected a team of three curriculum designers/presenters to develop a new RoadShow workshop to support librarians in engaging in the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) and discovering how their teaching impacts student learning. This workshop will be intended for any librarian who interacts with students and faculty, […]

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ACRL Presents – “Understanding Fair Use Through Case Law”

February 4, 2020 Chase Ollis 0

Join ACRL for a free ACRL Presents webcast as we celebrate Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week! The webcast, “Understanding Fair Use Through Case Law,” will be held on Tuesday, February 25, 2020, from 1:00 — 2:00 p.m. Central time (11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Pacific | 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. Mountain | 1:00 – 2:00 […]

Celebrate Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week 2020

January 29, 2020 Chase Ollis 0

The 2020 Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week is coming up February 24-28, 2020. Commissioned by the Association of Research Libraries (ARL), Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week is “is an annual celebration of the important doctrines of fair use and fair dealing. It is designed to highlight and promote the opportunities presented by […]

2020 ACRL Excellence in Academic Libraries Award Recipients Announced

January 23, 2020 Chase Ollis 0

ACRL announces the recipients of the 2020 Excellence in Academic Libraries Award – Nevada State College Marydean Martin Library, Henderson, Nevada; Santa Rosa Junior College Libraries, Santa Rosa, California; and the University of Maryland Libraries, College Park, Maryland. Sponsored by ACRL and GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO, the award recognizes […]

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2020 ACRL Scholarly Communication RoadShow Hosts Announced

January 7, 2020 Chase Ollis 0

The ACRL Research and Scholarly Environment Committee has selected five sites to host the “Scholarly Communication: From Understanding to Engagement” RoadShow workshop at a subsidized rate in 2020. Recognizing that scholarly communication issues are central to the work of all academic librarians and all types of institutions, ACRL is underwriting […]