Comic Books, Special Collections, and the Academic Library

October 26, 2023 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of Comic Books, Special Collections, and the Academic Library, edited by Brian Flota and Kate Morris. The book is a collection of best practices for the acquisition, preservation, storage, and cataloging of comics, particularly single-issue (or floppy) comics, within the special collections units of academic library […]

Celebrate International Open Access Week 2023

October 24, 2023 Erin Nevius 0

October 23-29, 2023, is International Open Access Week, an initiative of the Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition (SPARC) in partnership with the Open Access Week Advisory Committee. This week is an opportunity for the academic and research community to continue to learn about the potential benefits of open access, […]

Scholarly Communication Librarianship and Open Knowledge

October 10, 2023 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of Scholarly Communication Librarianship and Open Knowledge, edited by Maria Bonn, Josh Bolick, and Will Cross. This open textbook and practitioner’s guide collects theory, practice, and case studies from nearly 80 experts in scholarly communication and open education. Learn more about Scholarly Communication Librarianship and Open […]

Celebrate Peer Review Week 2023

September 26, 2023 Erin Nevius 0

Peer Review Week is annual event celebrating the value of peer review and the essential role it plays in maintaining research quality. Running from September 25 to 29, 2023, it brings together scholarly communication stakeholders including academic publishers, associations, institutions, and researchers around the theme “Peer Review and the Future […]

Practicing Privacy Literacy in Academic Libraries

September 13, 2023 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of Practicing Privacy Literacy in Academic Libraries: Theories, Methods, and Cases, edited by Sarah Hartman-Caverly and Alexandria Chisholm, which collects practical ways to incorporate privacy literacy into your instruction and practice. Privacy is not dead: Students care deeply about their privacy and the rights it safeguards. […]

Creators in the Academic Library

August 29, 2023 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of Creators in the Academic Library: Instruction and Outreach, edited by Alexander C. Watkins and Rebecca Zuege Kuglitsch, and Creators in the Academic Library: Collections and Spaces, edited by Rebecca Zuege Kuglitsch and Alexander C. Watkins. These books explore how to teach specifically for creator research […]

Instructional Identities and Information Literacy

July 12, 2023 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of Instructional Identities and Information Literacy, edited by Amanda Nichols Hess, a three-volume set that uses transformative learning theory to examine how we think about and can develop our teaching, programs, institutions, and student learning and experiences. Learn more about Instructional Identities and Information Literacy in […]

ACRL Presents: Creating Welcoming Spaces in Academic Libraries

June 21, 2023 Erin Nevius 0

Join members of ACRL’s New Roles and Changing Landscapes Committee and invited panelists from 1 to 2 p.m. Central on Tuesday, July 11, 2023, for a free discussion of strategies and assessment techniques for making your library welcoming to all users. “ACRL Presents: Creating Welcoming Spaces in Academic Libraries” will […]