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ACRL-CHOICE Spring/Summer 2014 Webinar Program

April 3rd, 2014 · Comments Off · Choice, Events

The ACRL-CHOICE webinar program connecting academic and research librarians with a host of content and service providers, publishers and other experts who serve their market is back with an exciting new roster of topics and speakers discussing issues pertinent to today’s academic library landscape. Launched one year ago, the program was kicked off with an […]

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CHOICE Is 50 – Let the Celebration Begin!

March 26th, 2014 · Comments Off · Choice

This month, Choice magazine marks a milestone of true significance: 50 years of publication.  The premier source for reviews of academic books, electronic media and Internet resources in higher education, Choice is a publication of ACRL. Launched in 1964 out of office space at Wesleyan University’s Olin Library under the leadership of founding editor Richard […]

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Francine Graf of Choice Receives RUSA’s Louis Shores Award for Excellence in Book Reviewing

January 27th, 2014 · Comments Off · Awards, Choice

Francine Graf, managing editor at Choice, has been selected for the 2014 Louis Shores Award. Awarded by the Reference and User Services Association (RUSA), The award recognizes an individual reviewer, group, editor, review medium, or organization for excellence in book reviewing and other media for libraries. Celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2014, Choice , a […]

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Choice Focus Groups At Midwinter

January 7th, 2014 · Comments Off · Choice, Conferences

Join Choice in Philadelphia during the 2014 ALA Midwinter Meeting for a 90-minute focus group on ways in which the publication can evolve to meet your library’s changing needs. Dates (choose one): Saturday, January 25, 9-10:30 a.m., continental breakfast will be served Sunday, January 26, 1-2:30 p.m., light lunch will be served Location: Saturday session […]

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ACRL-CHOICE Fall Webinar Program for Academic Libraries

August 15th, 2013 · Comments Off · Choice

The ACRL-CHOICE webinar program connecting academic and research librarians with a host of content and service providers, publishers and other experts who serve their market is back  with an exciting new fall roster of topics and speakers discussing issues pertinent to today’s academic library landscape. Launched in spring 2013, the program was kicked off with […]

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CHOICE E-Collection (CeC) Adds Free De-duping Benefit

July 26th, 2013 · Comments Off · Choice

The CHOICE e-Collection (CeC) is the first collection of e-books made up exclusively of titles reviewed by CHOICE. Currently consisting of several hundred titles spanning the entire liberal arts and sciences curriculum, the CeC presents CHOICE-reviewed titles from a growing list of publishers, including the University Press of Mississippi, Wesleyan University Press, M.E. Sharpe, McFarland, […]

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Mark Cummings Named CHOICE Editor and Publisher

June 11th, 2013 · Comments Off · About ACRL, Choice

Mark Cummings has been named editor and publisher of CHOICE Magazine, the premier source for reviews of academic books, electronic media and internet resources in higher education. CHOICE, a publication of the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL), is headquartered in Middletown, Conn. Cummings will serve as CHOICE editor and publisher designate beginning June […]

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CHOICE E-Collection (CEC) Expands

March 26th, 2013 · Comments Off · Choice

The CHOICE E-Collection (CEC) is the first collection of e-books made up exclusively of titles reviewed by CHOICE. Currently consisting of several hundred titles spanning the entire liberal arts and sciences curriculum, CEC recently added CHOICE-reviewed titles from the University Press of Mississippi and Wesleyan University Press to its list of participating publishers, which includes […]

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ACRL and CHOICE Launch New Webinar Program

March 15th, 2013 · Comments Off · Choice, Events

ACRL and CHOICE have teamed up to present a new sponsored webinar program connecting academic and research librarians with a host of content and service providers, publishers and other experts who serve their market.  This new program will kick off from 2 – 3 p.m. Eastern on April 23, 2013, with a webinar exploring multiple […]

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Choice Reviews Online – CRO3 Launches

January 23rd, 2013 · Comments Off · Choice

For almost 50 years, Choice: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries has been the premier source of academic book reviews in higher education. A publishing unit of ACRL, Choice currently reviews more than 7,000 new academic books, electronic media and Internet resources annually, reaching almost every undergraduate college and university library in the United States, with […]

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