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Transforming Information Literacy Programs

February 15, 2012 Kathryn Deiss 0

ACRL announces the publication of Transforming Information Literacy Programs: Intersecting Frontiers of Self, Library Culture, and Campus Community edited by Carroll Wetzel Wilkinson and Courtney Bruch. Transforming Information Literacy Programs is number 64 in the ACRL Publications in Librarianship (PIL) series. Comprised of four sections, Outlining Current Boundaries, Frontiers of […]

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2010 Academic Library Trends and Statistics

December 6, 2011 Mary Jane Petrowski 0

ACRL announces the publication of 2010 Academic Library Trends and Statistics, the latest in a series of annual publications that describe the collections, staffing, expenditures, and service activities of academic libraries in all Carnegie classifications. The three-volume set includes associate of arts institutions, master’s colleges and universities/baccalaureate colleges, and research/doctoral-granting […]

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Zotero: A Guide for Librarians, Researchers and Educators

June 22, 2011 Kathryn Deiss 0

ACRL announces the publication of Zotero: A Guide for Librarians, Researchers and Educators. Authored by Jason Puckett of Georgia State University, Zotero: A Guide for Librarians, Researchers and Educators is the first book-length treatment of this powerful research tool developed by the Center for History and New Media at George […]

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2010 Environmental Scan

June 16, 2011 Mary Jane Petrowski 0

Every two years, the ACRL Research Planning and Review Committee produces an environmental scan of higher education, including developments with the potential for continuing on impact academic libraries.  The 2010 environmental scan provides a broad review of the current higher education landscape, with special focus on the state of academic […]

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New ACRL Book – “Strategic Planning in College Libraries”

June 8, 2011 Kathryn Deiss 0

ACRL announces the publication of Strategic Planning in College Libraries (CLIP Note #43), compiled by Eleonora Dubicki of Monmouth University. Academic libraries have experienced dramatic changes in recent years due to the transformation of the information and higher education environments. As colleges and universities are affected by cuts in state […]

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Embedded Librarians: Moving Beyond One-Shot Instruction

June 1, 2011 Kathryn Deiss 0

ACRL announces the publication of Embedded Librarians: Moving Beyond One-Shot Instruction, edited by Cassandra Kvenild and Kaijsa Calkins of the University of Wyoming. This collection of 16 insightful essays is the first book-length treatment of the growing embedded librarianship movement. Embedded Librarians: Moving Beyond One-Shot Instruction showcases strategies for successfully embedding […]

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Scholarly Practice, Participatory Design and the eXtensible Catalog

May 10, 2011 Kathryn Deiss 0

ACRL announces the publication of Scholarly Practice, Participatory Design and the eXtensible Catalog, edited by Nancy Fried Foster, Katie Clark, Kornelia Tancheva and Rebekah Kilzer. This exciting new title examines the application of forward-thinking, collaborative research and design principles to the software development process. As part of the development of […]