First Year Review

Yesterday, Melissa Mallon wrapped up her tenure as an ACRLog contributor.  In her final post she summarizes some of the most important lessons she’s learned during her first year as an academic librarian.  I’m paraphrasing here, but her list looks something like this: Don’t be afraid to reach out to colleagues Don’t underestimate your students Read More

Academic Freedom Quiz

Go ahead.  Test you knowledge.  (Quiz compliments of ACRLog) 1. Academic freedom is: a) an inherent right granted to faculty b) a protection guaranteed to those who have a faculty contract c) a privilege granted to faculty by individual institutions d) all of the above 2. A tenured professor directs a member of your library Read More