Creative Instructional Design: Practical Applications for Librarians

July 21, 2017 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of Creative Instructional Design: Practical Applications for Librarians, edited by Brandon K. West, Kimberly D. Hoffman, and Michelle Costello. This is a comprehensive exploration of why instructional design is so impactful for academic librarians—intentionality, collaboration, and engagement—and provides extensive examples of how librarians are using instructional […]

2016 Academic Library Trends and Statistics

New ACRL Publication: 2016 Academic Library Trends and Statistics

July 20, 2017 Mary Jane Petrowski 0

ACRL announces the publication of 2016 Academic Library Trends and Statistics, the latest in a series of annual publications that describe the collections, staffing, expenditures and service activities of academic libraries in all Carnegie classifications. The one-volume title includes data from Associate of Arts Colleges, Baccalaureate Colleges, Master’s Colleges and […]

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College & Research Libraries – July 2017

July 18, 2017 Dawn Mueller 0

The July 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 […]

C&RL News – July / August 2017

July 5, 2017 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The July/August issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. Librarians are continuing to make great strides in using the Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education in their instruction. In this month’s Perspectives on the Framework column, Zoe Fisher of the University of Colorado-Denver writes about using the Framework […]

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Reading, Research, and Writing: Teaching Information Literacy with Process-Based Research Assignments

May 15, 2017 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of Reading, Research, and Writing: Teaching Information Literacy with Process-Based Research Assignments, by Mary Snyder Broussard. Through theory and examples, and with ACRL’s Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education integrated throughout, Reading, Research, and Writing shows just how difficult research assignments can be for novice […]

C&RL News - May 2017

C&RL News – May 2017

May 11, 2017 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The May 2017 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. While the literature on pedagogy and library services may trend more towards aspects of educating traditional college students, the changing populations at many institutions require an additional focus on continuing education students. In this issue’s Perspectives on the Framework […]

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Call for Reviewers—Resources for College Libraries

May 9, 2017 David Free 0

Resources for College Libraries (RCL), the Choice/ACRL bibliography of essential titles for undergraduate teaching and research, seeks experienced subject librarians and academic faculty to serve as referees for the peer review of its arts and humanities disciplines. Referees are tasked with reviewing the subject bibliography comprehensively for breadth and depth, […]