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ACRL Announces New Standards Workshop Presenters

February 12th, 2013 · Comments Off · Events, Standards and Guidelines

ACRL is pleased to announce the selection of four new presenters for the ACRL workshop “Planning, Assessing, and Communicating Library Impact: Putting the Standards for Libraries in Higher Education into Action.”  They are: Andrea Falcone, Head of Instructional Services, University Libraries, University of Northern Colorado Rhonda Huisman, Assistant Librarian, University Library, Indiana University Purdue University […]

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Apply to become a presenter for the ACRL “Standards for Libraries in Higher Education” workshop

November 14th, 2012 · Comments Off · Standards and Guidelines

ACRL is accepting applications from prospective new presenters for the workshop “Planning, Assessing, and Communicating Library Impact: Putting the Standards for Libraries in Higher Education into Action.”  The day-long workshop is led by one or two expert presenters at locations across the country. The workshop curriculum is designed to support librarians in applying the Standards […]

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Guidelines for University Library Services to Undergraduate Students Draft Revision

November 9th, 2012 · Comments Off · Standards and Guidelines

The ACRL Undergraduate Librarians Discussion Group is now soliciting comments on a draft revision of the Guidelines for University Library Services to Undergraduate Students. The draft revision (PDF) would supersede the guidelines developed and published in June 2005. Review the draft (PDF) and send comments to Discussion Group Convener Pam MacKintosh at pmackin@umich.edu by Friday, December 14, […]

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New Diversity Standards: Cultural Competency for Academic Libraries

October 31st, 2012 · Comments Off · Diversity, Standards and Guidelines

The ACRL Board of Directors has approved new “Diversity Standards: Cultural Competency for Academic Libraries.” Developed by the ACRL Racial and Ethnic Diversity Committee, the standards emphasize the need and obligation for academic and research libraries to serve, and advocate for, racial and ethnically diverse constituencies. “Higher education institutions thrive when the campus community is […]

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e-Learning Webcast Series: Standards for Libraries in Higher Education

September 25th, 2012 · Comments Off · eLearning, Events, Standards and Guidelines

Registration is available for a three-part e-Learning webcast series on the new Standards for Libraries in Higher Education. This webcast series focuses on applying the Standards for Libraries in Higher Education and offers practical strategies for immediate action as well as long-term planning and assessment. Each webcast is related to the others but is also […]

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New ACRL Standards and Guidelines

December 8th, 2011 · 2 Comments · Standards and Guidelines

The ACRL Board of Directors approved several new and revised standards and guidelines at the Fall Executive Committee Meeting in late October. Academic Librarians Without Faculty Status, Guidelines for Faculty Status for Academic Librarians, Standards for Information Literacy Competency Standards for Journalism Students and Professionals  (PDF) Instruction Programs in Academic Libraries, Guidelines for Libraries in Higher Education, Standards […]

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Standards for Libraries in Higher Education Webcast Archive

November 11th, 2011 · 3 Comments · Standards and Guidelines

The archive recording of the November 9, 2011, introductory webcast on the newly revised Standards for Libraries in Higher Education (SLHE) is now freely available on the ACRL website. Presented by Patricia Iannuzzi, chair of the ACRL Standards for Libraries in Higher Education Task Force, the webcast provided an overview of the revision, highlighting ways […]

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Standards for Libraries in Higher Education Free Webcast

November 7th, 2011 · Comments Off · Standards and Guidelines, Uncategorized

The ACRL Board of Directors has approved a comprehensive revision of the association’s seminal Standards for Libraries in Higher Education (SLHE). The full text of the revised SLHE is available on the ACRL website. To provide additional information on the new version of SLHE, ACRL is offering a free introductory webcast on the standards from […]

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Standards for Libraries in Higher Education Revision, Free Webcast

November 1st, 2011 · Comments Off · Standards and Guidelines

The ACRL Board of Directors has approved a comprehensive revision of the association’s seminal Standards for Libraries in Higher Education (SLHE). Grounded in nine principles reflecting the core roles and contributions of academic libraries, the newly revised version of SLHE provides a guide to libraries in advancing and sustaining their role as partners in educating […]

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SLHE Training Proposals Due Sept. 26

September 12th, 2011 · Comments Off · Standards and Guidelines

ACRL is now accepting proposals for the design, development and delivery of a versatile and modular curriculum to support the use of the association’s forthcoming revised Standards for Libraries in Higher Education (SLHE). The complete RFP, including details on project deliverables and the application process, is available on the ACRL website (PDF). The deadline for proposal submissions is […]

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