C&RL News - January 2018

C&RL News – January 2018

January 5, 2018 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The January 2018 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. Nearly every field or industry has experienced disruption over the past several years, and librarianship is no exception. Susan M. Ryan and W. Tandy Grubbs discuss the concept of “Library self-disruption” through the lens of their collaboration bringing 3-D printing […]

C&RL - January 2018

College & Research Libraries – January 2018

January 4, 2018 Dawn Mueller 0

The January 2018 issue of College & Research Libraries is now freely available online. Visit the C&RL website for complete contents from 1939 to the present and follow C&RL on Facebook and Twitter for updates and discussion. Note: The November 2013 issue was the final print issue of College & Research Libraries. The journal began an online-only publication model in January 2014. Editorial Franklin Sayre […]

The Fun of Motivation: Crossing the Threshold Concepts

December 7, 2017 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of The Fun of Motivation: Crossing the Threshold Concepts by Mary Francis, book number 71 in ACRL’s Publications in Librarianship series. This innovative book combines theory with specific lesson plans and assessment options to help readers explore, implement, and assess this powerful means of motivation. What’s […]

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Disciplinary Applications of Information Literacy Threshold Concepts

November 27, 2017 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of Disciplinary Applications of Information Literacy Threshold Concepts, edited by Samantha Godbey, Susan Beth Wainscott, and Xan Goodman. In 25 chapters divided into sections mirroring ACRL’s Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education—Authority is Constructed and Contextual, Information Creation as a Process, Information has Value, Research […]

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RBM: A Journal of Rare Books, Manuscripts, and Cultural Heritage – Fall 2017

November 8, 2017 Dawn Mueller 0

The Fall 2017 issue of RBM: A Journal of Rare Books, Manuscripts, and Cultural Heritage is now freely available online. Visit the RBM website for complete contents of RBM and its preceeding title Rare Books & Manuscripts Librarianship from 1986 to the present. RBM became an open access journal in Spring 2016. Editor’s Note Richard Saunders. “Editor’s Note.” Research Articles D. Courtenay McLeland. “Artists’ Books […]

C&RL News November 2017

C&RL News – November 2017

November 3, 2017 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The November 2017 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. The continued focus on the accuracy of information in both traditional and social media provides an important opportunity for academic and research librarians to provide information literacy instruction that is meaningful to students beyond their classroom assignments. In their article […]

C&RL November 2017

College & Research Libraries – November 2017

October 30, 2017 Dawn Mueller 0

The November 2017 issue of College & Research Libraries is now freely available online. Visit the C&RL website for complete contents from 1939 to the present and follow C&RL on Facebook and Twitter for updates and discussion. Note: The November 2013 issue was the final print issue of College & Research Libraries. The journal began an online-only publication model in January 2014. Editorial Wendi Arant […]

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C&RL News – October 2017

October 10, 2017 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

Working with data continues to be a major trend across academic and research libraries. In this month’s Scholarly Communication column, Laurie Allen, Claire Stewart, and Stephanie Wright discuss “Strategic open data preservation,” based on their presentations at the ACRL/SPARC Forum at this year’s ALA Annual Conference. In addition to preserving […]