No Picture

ACRL e-Learning Online Course: Leadership in Libraries

January 16, 2018 Margot Conahan 0

Join ACRL from February 5-March 2, 2018, for the e-Learning online course, “Leadership in Libraries.” This online course is an overview and critical examination of leadership theories for library leaders. Explore the concepts of leadership and followership and critically examine several popular leadership theories including emotional intelligence and transformational, authentic, […]

Hadeer Elsbai

Member of the Week: Hadeer Elsbai

January 16, 2018 Sophie Skinner 0

Editor’s Note: For the month of January, we’re profiling student members of ACRL. For a limited time, ACRL membership dues for students are just $5. Hadeer Elsbai is a reference associate at New York University in New York, NY. Hadeer first joined ACRL in 2017 and is your ACRL member […]

RCL homepage

RCL Seeks Subject Editors

January 12, 2018 David Free 0

Resources for College Libraries (RCL), the bibliography of essential titles for academic libraries, is announcing editorial openings. RCL is a continuously-updated, peer-reviewed core collection that includes over 85,000 resources in 72 curriculum-specific subject areas. RCL is currently seeking subject specialists for the following disciplines: Asian History, Languages, and Literatures Biology […]

No Picture

ACRL WGSS 2018 Research Poster Session: Call for Proposals

January 10, 2018 Megan Griffin 0

The ACRL Women and Gender Studies Section (WGSS) invites proposals for the 2018 WGSS Research Poster Session, to be held as part of the ALA Annual Conference General Poster Session, located in the exhibits hall at the New Orleans Convention Center. WGSS has a dedicated time from 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. […]

Portrait of America no.106 Vassar College Library, c.1944

2018 Academic Library Impact Research Grants

January 9, 2018 Sara Goek 0

ACRL is pleased to announce the launch of the new Academic Library Impact Research Grants. The ACRL Board of Directors has allocated $20,000 in fiscal year 2018 to offer research grants of up to $3,000 each. These grants will enable librarians to carry out new research, particularly in areas suggested […]

Member of the Week: Savannah L. Sessions

January 9, 2018 Sophie Skinner 0

Editor’s Note: For the month of January, we’re profiling student members of ACRL. For a limited time, ACRL membership dues for students are just $5. Savannah L. Sessions is an MLIS student at the University of Washington in Seattle, WA. Savannah first joined ACRL in 2017 and is your ACRL […]

C&RL News - January 2018

C&RL News – January 2018

January 5, 2018 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The January 2018 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. Nearly every field or industry has experienced disruption over the past several years, and librarianship is no exception. Susan M. Ryan and W. Tandy Grubbs discuss the concept of “Library self-disruption” through the lens of their collaboration bringing 3-D printing […]

C&RL - January 2018

College & Research Libraries – January 2018

January 4, 2018 Dawn Mueller 0

The January 2018 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 Franklin Sayre […]

Scholarly Communication workshop

2018 ACRL Scholarly Communication RoadShow Hosts Announced

January 4, 2018 Chase Ollis 0

The ACRL Research and Scholarly Environment Committee has selected five sites to host the workshop “Scholarly Communication: From Understanding to Engagement” at a subsidized rate in 2018. Recognizing that scholarly communication issues are central to the work of all academic librarians and all types of institutions, ACRL is underwriting the […]