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“Assessment in Action” Project Posters at ALA Annual Conference

June 10th, 2014 · Comments Off · AiA, Events, Value of Academic Libraries

Coming to the ALA Annual Conference in Las Vegas? Be sure to see assessment project posters presented by the first participants in ACRL’s program “Assessment in Action: Academic Libraries and Student Success” (AiA). Librarian-led teams carried out assessment projects over 14 months at their community colleges, colleges and universities. The projects examined the impact of […]

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Increase Your Commitment to Students; Seek a FIPSE Grant

May 22nd, 2014 · Comments Off · Higher Education, Information Literacy, Value of Academic Libraries

The United States Department of Education’s Office of Postsecondary Education recently announced a new Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education (FIPSE) competition First in the World (FITW). The program will provide multi-year grants to institutions of higher education to spur the development of innovations that improve educational outcomes, make college more affordable for students […]

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Teams Selected for Second Year of ACRL “Assessment in Action” Learning Community

April 29th, 2014 · Comments Off · Value of Academic Libraries

ACRL has selected 73 institutional teams to participate in the second year of the program Assessment in Action: Academic Libraries and Student Success (AiA). The program is made possible by the Institute of Museum and Library Services and carried out in partnership with the Association for Institutional Research and the Association of Public and Land-grant […]

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Assessment in Action application extended to March 21, 2014

March 6th, 2014 · Comments Off · AiA, Value of Academic Libraries

The application deadline for the ACRL program “Assessment in Action: Academic Libraries and Student Success (AiA),” has been extended to 5 p.m. Central, Friday, March 21, 2014. During this 14-month program, made possible by the Institute of Museum and Library Services and described on the ACRL website, librarians will each lead a campus team in […]

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Reminder: March 7 Assessment in Action Application Deadline

February 25th, 2014 · Comments Off · AiA, Value of Academic Libraries

ACRL is seeking applications from all types of higher education institutions for 100 teams to participate in the second year of “Assessment in Action: Academic Libraries and Student Success (AiA),” made possible by the Institute of Museum and Library Services and described on the ACRL website. Librarians will each lead a campus team in developing […]

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Applications Now Available for ACRL Assessment in Action Learning Community

January 14th, 2014 · Comments Off · AiA, Value of Academic Libraries

ACRL is seeking applications from all types of higher education institutions for 100 teams to participate in the second year of “Assessment in Action: Academic Libraries and Student Success (AiA),” made possible by the Institute of Museum and Library Services and described on the ACRL website. Librarians will each lead a campus team in developing […]

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Reminder: Sign up for “Assessment in Action” Program Open Online Forum Dec. 9

December 5th, 2013 · Comments Off · AiA, Value of Academic Libraries

Learn more about “Assessment in Action: Academic Libraries and Student Success” (AiA) program, a cornerstone of ACRL’s Value of Academic Libraries initiative, during an online open forum at 1pm Central on Monday, December 9, 2013. AiA provides guidance in developing the skills and capacity for campus leadership, including local data-informed and evidence-based advocacy, needed to […]

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“Assessment in Action” Program Open Online Forum Dec. 9

November 26th, 2013 · Comments Off · AiA, Value of Academic Libraries

Today’s academic librarians are connecting with campus partners in new and exciting ways to explore and express the value they bring to their institutions. As the higher education association for librarians, ACRL is committed to facilitating ways in which academic libraries can demonstrate their impact on institutional outcomes and student success. The “Assessment in Action: […]

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Teams Selected for ACRL Assessment in Action Learning Community

April 9th, 2013 · Comments Off · AiA, Value of Academic Libraries

ACRL has selected 75 institutional teams from a pool of 98 applicants to participate in the first year of the program Assessment in Action: Academic Libraries and Student Success (AiA). The program is made possible by the Institute of Museum and Library Services and carried out in partnership with the Association for Institutional Research and […]

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Deadline 3/8 – Apply for New ACRL Program “Assessment in Action;” Recorded Forum Now Available

February 19th, 2013 · Comments Off · Value of Academic Libraries

ACRL is seeking applications from all types of higher education institutions for 75 teams to participate in the first cohort of “Assessment in Action: Academic Libraries and Student Success (AiA),” made possible by the Institute of Museum and Library Services and described on the ACRL website. Librarians will each lead a campus team in developing […]

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