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Call for Reviewers—Resources for College Libraries

May 9, 2017 David Free 0

Resources for College Libraries (RCL), the Choice/ACRL bibliography of essential titles for undergraduate teaching and research, seeks experienced subject librarians and academic faculty to serve as referees for the peer review of its arts and humanities disciplines. Referees are tasked with reviewing the subject bibliography comprehensively for breadth and depth, […]

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College & Research Libraries – May 2017

May 4, 2017 Dawn Mueller 0

The May 2017 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. Note: The November 2013 issue was the final print issue of College & Research Libraries. The journal began an online-only publication model in January […]

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ACRL Online Journals Migration April 28

April 26, 2017 David Free 0

As a reminder, the online versions of ACRL’s College & Research Libraries (C&RL), College & Research Libraries News (C&RL News), and RBM: A Journal of Rare Books, Manuscripts, and Cultural Heritage publications will migrate to the Open Journal Systems (OJS) platform on Friday, April 28. The addition of features and other […]

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Upcoming New Home for ACRL Online Journals

April 11, 2017 David Free 0

ACRL is pleased to announce the upcoming move of the online versions of the association’s College & Research Libraries (C&RL), College & Research Libraries News (C&RL News), and RBM: A Journal of Rare Books, Manuscripts, and Cultural Heritage publications to the Open Journal Systems (OJS) platform. OJS is an open source journal […]

NMC Horizon Report > 2017 Library Edition

April 6, 2017 Mary Jane Petrowski 0

The New Media Consortium (NMC), University of Applied Sciences (HTW) Chur, Technische Informationsbibliothek (TIB), ETH Library, and ACRL are jointly releasing the NMC Horizon Report > 2017 Library Edition at the ACRL 2017 Conference. This is the third edition of the NMC Horizon Report that explores the realm of academic […]

C&RL News – April 2017

April 5, 2017 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The April 2017 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. While providing services to undergraduate students may be the main focus of much of the LIS literature, many academic and research libraries are exploring innovative ways to serve graduate students as well as faculty. At the Dartmouth College […]

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Gina Kessler Lee Wins Where Can Choice Reviews Take You? Contest

March 16, 2017 David Free 0

Gina Kessler Lee, information literacy librarian at Saint Mary’s College of California in Moraga, California, has been chosen as winner of the Where Can Choice Reviews Take You? contest. Launched in December 2016, the Where Can Choice Reviews Take You? contest solicited ideas on how the Choice Reviews database might […]

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Global Perspectives on Information Literacy White Paper

March 13, 2017 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL’s Student Learning and Information Literacy Committee (SLILC) announces the publication of a new white paper, Global Perspectives on Information Literacy: Fostering a Dialogue for International Understanding. The paper includes chapters written by information literacy experts from around the world, including Africa, Canada, Europe, Oceania, Asia, Latin America, and the […]

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The First-Year Experience Cookbook

March 10, 2017 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of The First-Year Experience Cookbook, edited by Raymond Pun and Meggan Houlihan. This new addition to the ACRL Cookbook series compiles lessons and techniques for academic librarians to adapt, repurpose, and implement in their libraries. First-year students face many challenges in adjusting to university life, including […]

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Choice Reviews Reaches A Significant Milestone – 200,000 Reviews

March 6, 2017 David Free 0

Twenty-eight years after its launch, the Choice Reviews database recently marked the publication of its 200,000th review. The premier source for reviews of academic books, digital media, and Internet resources in higher education, Choice Reviews is a publication of ACRL. Updated continuously in real time, Choice Reviews provides subscribers with […]