Teaching Critical Reading Skills: Strategies for Academic Librarians

January 26, 2023 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of Teaching Critical Reading Skills: Strategies for Academic Librarians, edited by Hannah Gascho Rempel and Rachel Hamelers. This two-volume set—Reading in the Disciplines and for Specific Populations and Reading for Evaluation, Beyond Scholarly Texts, and in the World—provides ready-made activities you can add or adapt to […]

Cultural Heritage and the Campus Community: Academic Libraries and Museums in Collaboration

January 11, 2023 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of Cultural Heritage and the Campus Community: Academic Libraries and Museums in Collaboration, book number 80 in the Publications in Librarianship series. Edited by Alexia Hudson-Ward, Julie Rodrigues Widholm, and Scott Walter, this unique book collects examples of successful academic library-museum collaborations and serves as critical […]

Academic Librarian Burnout: Causes and Responses

December 21, 2022 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of Academic Librarian Burnout: Causes and Responses, edited by Christina Holm, Ana Guimaraes, and Nashieli Marcano. The book offers ways to discuss burnout in our work environments, studies burnout’s nature and causes, and provides preventative intervention and mitigation strategies. Learn more about Academic Librarian Burnout in […]

CLIPP Publications Call for Proposals

December 7, 2022 Erin Nevius 0

The ACRL College Libraries Section’s College Library Information on Policy and Practice (CLIPP) Committee invites you to submit a preliminary proposal for its CLIPP publication series. The CLIPP series allows library staff to share information on practices and procedures they have implemented to address common issues or concerns. Each CLIPP […]

Academic Librarian Faculty Status

November 30, 2022 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of Academic Librarian Faculty Status, compiled and written by Edgar Bailey and Melissa Becher, book number 47 in ACRL’s CLIPP series. This book focuses exclusively on tenure, promotion, and appointment at small to mid-sized academic libraries and provides many sample criteria and policies for librarians with […]

Celebrate International Education Week 2022

November 16, 2022 Erin Nevius 0

November 14-18, 2022, marks this year’s celebration of International Education Week, a joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education to promote programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders from abroad to study, learn, and exchange experiences. Celebrate the […]

New from ACRL – “The Data Literacy Cookbook”

November 3, 2022 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of The Data Literacy Cookbook, edited by Kelly Getz and Meryl Brodsky. This latest offering in the ACRL cookbook series contains a multitude of approaches to and lesson plans for teaching data literacy. Today’s students create and are confronted with many kinds of data in multiple […]

Using Open Educational Resources to Promote Social Justice

September 29, 2022 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of Using Open Educational Resources to Promote Social Justice, edited by CJ Ivory and Angela Pashia, which explores the opportunities and challenges of moving the discussion about open educational resources (OER) beyond affordability to address structural inequities found throughout academia and scholarly publishing. Learn more about […]

Designing Libraries for the 21st Century

September 22, 2022 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of Designing Libraries for the 21st Century, edited by H. Thomas Hickerson, Joan K. Lippincott, and Leonora Crema. Featuring an impressive array of authors drawn largely from the conference of the same name and packed with full color images and illustrations, this book provides guidance, principles, […]

Celebrate Peer Review Week 2022

September 20, 2022 Erin Nevius 0

Peer Review Week is an annual, community-led, global virtual event celebrating the essential role that peer review plays in maintaining research quality. The event brings together individuals, institutions, and organizations committed to sharing the central message that quality peer review in whatever shape or form it may take is critical […]