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Volunteer for ACRL Diversity Alliance Task Force

May 27, 2020 Allison Payne 0

The ACRL Board of Directors has approved the establishment of the Diversity Alliance Task Force. The Diversity Alliance Task Force will oversee the ACRL Diversity Alliance program and will be tasked to carry out the recommendations from the current oversight task force, whose terms expire in June 2020, to grow […]

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Keeping Up With… Microaggressions

March 19, 2020 David Free 0

The latest edition of Keeping Up With…, ACRL’s online current awareness publication featuring concise briefs on trends in academic librarianship and higher education, is now available. This month’s issue features a discussion of Microaggressions by Tarica LaBossiere and Abby Deese. Keeping Up With… is available on the ACRL website and each issue […]

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Join the ACRL Diversity Alliance

December 12, 2019 Allison Payne 0

The ACRL Diversity Alliance program unites academic libraries committed to increasing the hiring pipeline of qualified and talented individuals from underrepresented racial and ethnic groups. The commitment of each library leader to create one or more residency positions will expand opportunities available to individuals from professionally underrepresented groups to gain […]

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ACRL Diversity Alliance: President-Elect Jon Cawthorne Interviews LSU University Libraries Dean Stanley Wilder

October 10, 2019 Allison Payne 0

The ACRL Diversity Alliance was launched in 2017 by four founding institutions: American University, University of Iowa, Virginia Tech, and West Virginia University. This diversity residency program aims to unite academic libraries committed to increasing the hiring pipeline of qualified and talented individuals from underrepresented racial and ethnic groups. Institutional […]

ACRL Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion LibGuide

June 21, 2019 Allison Payne 0

ACRL is dedicated to creating diverse and inclusive communities in the association and in academic and research libraries. This Core Commitment to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) permeates the work of the Association, cutting across all ACRL sections, committees, interest and discussion groups, and communities of practice. You can learn […]

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ACRL President’s Program Blog Series Now Live

January 8, 2019 Lauren Pressley 0

As announced in November, I am using my tenure as ACRL President to engage with the important topic of equity, diversity, and inclusion (EDI) work in libraries. This decision was in coordination with the effort at ACRL to include EDI as a core commitment of the association. To foster a […]