Library Assessment Cookbook

The Library Assessment Cookbook

September 15, 2017 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of The Library Assessment Cookbook, edited by Aaron W. Dobbs. This new addition to the ACRL Cookbook series compiles lessons and techniques for academic librarians to adapt, repurpose, and implement in their libraries. Assessment examines how library services and resources impact and are perceived by users, […]

C&RL News September 2017

C&RL News – September 2017

September 8, 2017 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

In light of the current political and social climate, many libraries and librarians are renewing their commitment to core professional values such as diversity and inclusion. At Portland State University, librarians are an integral part of teams working to support a culturally responsive and inclusive curriculum. Kimberly Pendell and Robert […]

ccAdvisor

Choice and The Charleston Company Launch ccAdvisor

September 6, 2017 David Free 0

Choice and The Charleston Company today announced the launch of ccAdvisor, an online review source for information databases and digital resources. Itself a database, ccAdvisor draws upon the traditions of objectivity and scholarly excellence that characterize both Choice and The Charleston Advisor to create the source for the evaluation and […]

C&RL September 2017

College & Research Libraries – September 2017

August 31, 2017 Dawn Mueller 0

The September 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 Sarah Potvin. […]

The Self as Subject: Autoethnographic Research into Identity, Culture, and Academic Librarianship

August 22, 2017 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of The Self as Subject: Autoethnographic Research into Identity, Culture, and Academic Librarianship, edited by Anne-Marie Deitering, Robert Schroeder, and Richard Stoddart. This collection of reflective narratives explores the varied dimensions of librarianship in the present moment, and examines autoethnography’s potential to help librarians answer questions […]

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 […]

C&RL - July 2017 cover

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 […]