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ACRL Releases Curating Research Data Two-Volume Set

January 13, 2017 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of the two-volume Curating Research Data, edited and authored by Lisa R. Johnston. These volumes present those tasked with long-term stewardship of digital research data a blueprint for how to curate those data for eventual reuse. Data are becoming the proverbial coin of the digital realm: […]

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C&RL News – January 2017

January 6, 2017 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The January 2017 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. The ACRL Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education continues to be a major topic of discussion in the academic library community. In this issue’s Perspectives on the Framework column, Troy Swanson of the Moraine Valley Community College discusses […]

2015 Academic Library Trends and Statistics

2015 Academic Library Trends and Statistics

December 9, 2016 Mary Jane Petrowski 0

ACRL announces the publication of 2015 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 one-volume title includes data from Associate of Arts Colleges, Baccalaureate, Master’s Colleges and Universities/ […]

Rewired: Research-Writing Partnerships within the Frameworks

November 14, 2016 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of Rewired: Research-Writing Partnerships within the Frameworks, edited by Randall McClure. College and research librarians have been working alongside professors invested in writing in the disciplines for decades, but new kinds of partnerships are emerging as faculty members and librarians are re-imagining their work for students […]

Choice Launches Academic Publishing Weekly

November 9, 2016 David Free 0

Launching November 11 and created specifically for the academic publisher market, the latest newsletter from Choice is Academic Publishing Weekly. Choice, a publishing unit of ACRL (a division of the American Library Association), has been the go-to resource for academic librarians for more than 50 years. As a trusted tool […]

C&RL News – November 2016

November 3, 2016 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The November 2016 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. As relations between the United States and Cuba have changed over the past couple of years, many academic libraries are positioned to further cultural and intellectual connections between the two countries. Librarian Troy Davis and Cuba scholar Ann […]

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Collaborating for Impact: Special Collections and Liaison Librarian Partnerships

November 2, 2016 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of Collaborating for Impact: Special Collections and Liaison Librarian Partnerships, edited by Kristen Totleben and Lori Birrell. Designed to guide the reader through three different themes—collection stewardship; projects, research, and exhibitions; and instruction—Collaborating for Impact offers inspiration and case studies detailing how departments can impact research, […]

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College & Research Libraries – November 2016

October 31, 2016 Dawn Mueller 0

The November 2016 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 […]

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RBM Call for Submissions

October 27, 2016 David Free 0

RBM: A Journal of Rare Books, Manuscripts, and Cultural Heritage (RBM), a peer-reviewed, open access journal published by ACRL, seeks submissions pertaining to special collections and cultural heritage topics for its spring 2017 issue. RBM is ACRL’s journal covering issues pertaining to special collections libraries and cultural heritage institutions. Those […]