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. […]

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ACRL Offers Sympathy To Clovis

August 29, 2017 ACRL Board of Directors 0

ACRL expresses deepest sympathy to the community of Clovis, New Mexico. We echo the sentiments expressed by ALA President James (Jim) Neal in the statement below, released by ALA earlier today. We are keeping the people of Clovis in our thoughts. ALA President James (Jim) Neal released the following member statement […]

Brittney Johnson

Member of the Week: Brittney Johnson

August 28, 2017 Sophie Skinner 0

Brittney Johnson is head of library instruction at St. Edward’s University in Austin, TX. She is also part of the presenter team for ACRL’s licensed workshop Engaging with the ACRL Framework: A Catalyst for Exploring and Expanding Our Teaching Practices. Brittney has been a member of ACRL since 2015 and is your […]

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 […]

Kyle Willis

Member of the Week: Kyle W. Willis

August 21, 2017 Sophie Skinner 0

Kyle W. Willis is a product manager at OCLC in Dublin, OH. Kyle has been a member of ACRL since 2012 and is your ACRL member of the week for August 21, 2017. 1. Describe yourself in three words: Librarian, outdoorsman, rapscallion. 2. What are you reading (or listening to on your […]

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Keeping Up With… Mindfulness

August 17, 2017 David Free 0

The latest edition of Keeping Up With…, ACRL’s online current awareness publication featuring concise briefs on trends in academic librarianship and higher education, is now available. This month’s issue features a discussion of Mindfulness by Julie Artman. Keeping Up With… is available on the ACRL website and each issue will be send via email […]

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ACRL Program Proposals for 2018 ALA Annual Conference Due September 5

August 15, 2017 Megan Griffin 0

As a reminder, ACRL program proposals for the 2018 ALA Annual Conference in New Orleans are due September 5, 2017. The ACRL Professional Development Committee will review proposal and select 2018 Annual Conference programs, with notifications issued in October 2017. ACRL invites its committees, sections, interest groups, and individual members […]