ACRL, PLA Partner to Launch Benchmark

October 26, 2021 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

ACRL and Public Library Association (PLA) now offer Benchmark: Library Metrics and Trends to power library data analysis and visualization. This new digital resource can help libraries plan, make informed decisions, and tell the story of their impact.  Through Benchmark, library professionals have access to a centralized collection of their library […]

C&RL News – October 2021

October 5, 2021 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The October 2021 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online as a full issue PDF and individual articles. We start out this month with the latest installment of our Perspectives on the Framework column. Veronica Arellano Douglas, Emily Deal, and Carolina Hernandez of the University of Houston discuss their use of […]

Envisioning the Framework: A Graphic Guide to Information Literacy

September 29, 2021 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of Envisioning the Framework: A Graphic Guide to Information Literacy, edited by Jannette L. Finch. The title, book number 77 in ACRL’s Publications in Librarianship series, can help you use symbols and visuals for a deeper understanding of the Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education, […]

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Applications/Nominations Invited for RBM Reviews Editor

September 23, 2021 David Free 0

Applications and nominations are invited for the position of Reviews Editor for ACRL’s peer-reviewed journal in special collections librarianship, RBM: A Journal of Rare Books, Manuscripts, and Cultural Heritage. The reviews editor has charge of the reviews published in the journal’s biennial issues and online reviews portal to ensure the […]

C&RL News – September 2021

September 9, 2021 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The September 2021 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. As we work on production of this issue, many academic libraries are preparing for a new term during a surge of the COVID-19 delta variant. While the pandemic continues both in the United States and globally, we start out this issue […]

College & Research Libraries – September 2021

September 8, 2021 Dawn Mueller 0

The September 2021 issue of College & Research Libraries is now freely available online. Visit the C&RL website for complete contents from 1939 to the present and follow C&RL on Facebook and Twitter for updates and discussion. Guest Editorial Bryn Geffert. “In Pursuit of My Book.” Articles Suzanne Cady Stapleton, Chelsea S. Dinsmore, David Van Kleeck, and Xiaoli Ma. “Computer-assisted Indexing Complements Manual […]

Transforming Library Services for Computational Research with Text Data: Environmental Scan, Stakeholder Perspectives, and Recommendations for Libraries

August 11, 2021 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of a new white paper, Transforming Library Services for Computational Research with Text Data: Environmental Scan, Stakeholder Perspectives, and Recommendations for Libraries, from authors Megan Senseney, Eleanor Dickson Koehl, Beth Sandore Namachchivaya, and Bertram Ludäscher. This report from the IMLS National Forum on Data Mining Research […]

Kristen Totleben Appointed College & Research Libraries Editor

July 30, 2021 David Free 0

ACRL announces the appointment of Kristen Totleben to the post of editor for College & Research Libraries (C&RL). Totleben will serve an initial three-year term beginning July 1, 2022. “The ACRL Board of Directors is thrilled to name Kristen Totleben as the next editor of C&RL,” said ACRL President Julie […]