Category: Publications

Framework Spotlight on Scholarship: Monograph Round-up

This week’s Spotlight on Scholarship offers something a bit different: a round-up of recently published monographs that offer studies, essays, and creative approaches to the Framework. As we find ourselves in a season of gift-giving, consider giving one of the following books to your favorite librarian, faculty collaborator, or library; full information

Framework Spotlight on Scholarship: Witek’s “Becoming gardeners”

Today’s Spotlight on Scholarship features the article “Becoming gardeners: Seeding local curricula with the ACRL Framework for Information Literacy” by Donna Witek, published in College & Research Libraries News in Volume 77, Number 10, November 2016, pp. 504-508. This article proposes a way to use the Framework to integrate information literacy at

Framework Spotlight on Scholarship on Summer Hiatus

The Spotlight on Scholarship post series will be on hiatus for June and July, resuming in August 2016. If you haven’t done so yet, please visit the Contact/RSS tab to subscribe to the Framework website for updates, including future Spotlight on Scholarship posts. This is also a great opportunity to catch up

Framework Spotlight on Scholarship: Hosier’s “Teaching Information Literacy Through ‘Un-Research’” [CIL 9.2]

Today’s Spotlight on Scholarship features the article “Teaching Information Literacy Through ‘Un-Research’” by Allison Hosier, published in a special issue of Communications in Information Literacy focusing on the Framework: Volume 9, Issue 2, 2015, pp. 126-135. This article reports on the redesign of an assignment in a credit-bearing information literacy course with

Framework Spotlight on Scholarship: Dempsey and Jagman’s “‘I Felt Like Such a Freshman’: First-Year Students Crossing the Library Threshold”

Today’s Spotlight on Scholarship features the article “‘I Felt Like Such a Freshman’: First-Year Students Crossing the Library Threshold” [paywall, pre-print openly available here (PDF)] by Paula R. Dempsey and Heather Jagman, published in portal: Libraries and the Academy, Volume 16, Number 1, January 2016, pp. 89-107. This article represents the first

Framework Spotlight on Scholarship on One-week Hiatus

The Spotlight on Scholarship post series will be on hiatus the week of Wednesday, March 9, 2016. The series will resume next Wednesday, March 16, 2016. If you haven’t done so yet, please visit the Contact/RSS tab to subscribe to the Framework website for updates, including future Spotlight on Scholarship posts. The