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Request for Feedback: ACRL Standards for Distance and Online Learning Library Services Draft

Now more than ever before, academic libraries have embraced online services and resources. Having a set of Standards that are practical, applicable, concise, and easy to understand to guide Distance and Online Learning Library Services is essential to our work. The ACRL DOLS Standards committee is requesting your feedback on the Draft of the revised…

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Top 5 Articles on Data Privacy

Compiled and annotated by Peter Brunette and Theresa Mastrodonato, members of the ACRL DOLS Research and Publications Committee, March 2022. Students, faculty, and staff of all types of institutions and libraries create a considerable amount of data as they use the library catalog, databases, computers, learning management systems, and many other systems. Understanding how this…

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Member of the Month: April, 2022

The DOLS Member of the Month initiative started in 2018 as a way to highlight the diverse members of DOLS and their contributions to the distance and online library community. This month, we highlight Dr. Joe Pendleton, Library Director and Adjunct Professor at Amberton University. How long have you been a DOLS member?2 years Where…

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Member of the Month: January, 2022

The DOLS Member of the Month initiative started in 2018 as a way to highlight the diverse members of DOLS and their contributions to the distance and online library community. This month, we highlight Jessica Bennett, E Learning/Research & Instruction Librarian at Missouri State University (and co-chair of the DOLS Membership, Events, and Fundraising Committee!).…

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CFP: Distance and Online Learning Virtual Poster Session – Proposals due 2/11

Calling all librarians! Do you have a tool, project, or great idea about teaching and learning online that you’d like to share with your peers? The ACRL Distance and Online Learning Section Instruction Committee (DOLS-IC) invites you to submit a proposal to our fourth annual Distance and Online Library Instruction Virtual Poster Session, which will…

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“Carrying Accessibility Forward” follow-up

Thanks to everyone who joined us live on December 1 for “Carrying Accessibility Forward”. For anyone who missed it or anyone who wants to watch it again, check out the recording below: Carrying Accessibility Forward (YouTube) The recording contains the presentation by Katie Quirin Manwiller, Education Librarian and Assistant Professor at West Chester University.  Follow…

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Member of the Month: December, 2021

The DOLS Member of the Month is back! The DOLS Member of the Month initiative started in 2018 as a way to highlight the diverse members of DOLS and their contributions to the distance and online library community. This month, we highlight Trisha Prevett (Whiteman), eLearning Librarian at Southern New Hampshire University. Month, please fill…

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Top 5 Articles on Tech Tools for Engagement

Compiled and annotated by Alyssa Russo, Ruth Monnier, and Michael Saar, members of the DOLS Research and Publications Committee. December 2021. Among the various challenges of remote instruction, cultivating engagement in the learning process is key to motivating, challenging, and exciting learners. Likewise, librarians are faced with the daunting task of selecting the best tech tools…

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Member of the Month: November, 2021

The DOLS Member of the Month is back! The DOLS Member of the Month initiative started in 2018 as a way to highlight the diverse members of DOLS and their contributions to the distance and online library community. This month, we highlight Danielle Theiss, Director of Library Services at Park University in Parkville, Missouri. If…

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DOLS Member Publications Survey

Hello Distance and Online Learning Section members! The DOLS Research and Publications Committee would like to highlight publications by DOLS members published in or since 2018. The DOLS Member Publications Survey is available for you to enter your information about your publication. The information collected from this survey will be added to the DOLS Zotero…