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Reminder: ACRL Immersion Program Applications Due May 2

April 23rd, 2014 · Comments Off · Events, Information Literacy

Applications for the ACRL Immersion Program Assessment and Intentional Teaching Tracks are due Friday, May 2, 2014. The Assessment and Intentional Teaching Tracks will be offered November 19-22, 2014, in Nashville, Tennessee. The Immersion Program allows you to embrace your educational role by embarking on a path of teacher development and pedagogical inquiry in a […]

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Comment on IL Framework by April 21; Participate in April 17 Online Forum

April 14th, 2014 · Comments Off · Information Literacy, Standards and Guidelines

ACRL’s Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education Task Force invites you to share your perspective on the initial draft of the association’s Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education during the online open forum to be held Thursday, April 17, 2014, 8am Pacific/9am Mountain/10am Central/11am Eastern. Sign up online to attend at least one hour in advance as login […]

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ACRL Releases Second Part of Draft Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education

April 4th, 2014 · Comments Off · Information Literacy, Standards and Guidelines

ACRL’s Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education Task Force has released the second part of their initial draft of the association’s Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education. The Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education, adopted by ACRL in 2000, have become an essential document related to the emergence of information literacy as […]

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ACRL Seeks Feedback on Draft Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education

February 20th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Information Literacy, Standards and Guidelines

ACRL’s Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education Task Force seeks feedback on the initial draft of the association’s Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education. The Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education, adopted by ACRL in 2000, have become an essential document related to the emergence of information literacy as a recognized learning […]

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Reminder: March 3 Immersion Faculty Application Deadline

February 19th, 2014 · Comments Off · Information Literacy

ACRL is accepting applications for new faculty for the Immersion Program. Now in its fifteenth year, the ACRL Immersion Program brings together academic librarians for four to five days of intensive work in teaching and information literacy. With over 2,000 graduates of previous national and regional sessions, the Immersion Program has transformed individuals, students, and […]

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Expected February Release of Draft Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education

January 10th, 2014 · Comments Off · Information Literacy, Standards and Guidelines

The Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education, adopted by the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) in 2000, have become an essential document related to the emergence of information literacy as a recognized learning outcome at many institutions of higher education. While they are currently in force, during 2013-14 an ACRL task force […]

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Apply to Become a Member of the ACRL Immersion Program Faculty

December 18th, 2013 · Comments Off · Information Literacy

ACRL is accepting applications for new faculty for the Immersion Program. Now in its fifteenth year, the ACRL Immersion Program brings together academic librarians for four to five days of intensive work in teaching and information literacy. With over 2,000 graduates of previous national and regional sessions, the Immersion Program has transformed individuals, students, and […]

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ACRL Immersion ’14 Applications Due Dec. 6 (Teacher and Program Tracks)

December 3rd, 2013 · Comments Off · Events, Information Literacy

ACRL is currently accepting applications for the Information Literacy Immersion ’14 Program (Teacher and Program tracks) to be held July 20-25, 2014 at Champlain College in Burlington, VT.  This Friday, December 6 is the deadline to apply.  Immersion ’14 provides four-and-a-half days of intensive information literacy training and education for academic librarians.  Immersion allows you […]

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ACRL offering free webcast for Immersion Program applicants

October 31st, 2013 · Comments Off · Events, Information Literacy, Uncategorized

ACRL Immersion Program Webcast Wednesday, November 13 12:30 p.m. Pacific | 1:30 p.m. Mountain | 2:30 Central time | 3:30 p.m. Eastern (45 minutes) Are you interested in applying for the upcoming 2014 ACRL Immersion Program (Teacher and Program tracks)?  We invite you to join members of the ACRL Immersion Program Committee and Immersion alumni […]

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Space Added for Upcoming Online Open Forums on Revised Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education

October 23rd, 2013 · Comments Off · Events, Information Literacy, Standards and Guidelines

A task force, appointed by the ACRL Board of Directors, is substantially revising the seminal Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education. First adopted in 2000, these standards have defined information literacy for librarians, educators, and assessment agencies. Learn more about the work of this group, the direction it is taking in revising the standards, and, most […]

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