Sara Belasco

ACRL Member of the Week: Sara Belasco

November 18, 2019 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Sara Belasco is a public services assistant at the Center for Jewish History in New York City. Sara has been a member of ACRL for 2 years and is your ACRL member of the week for November 18, 2019. Describe yourself in three words: Patient, kind, hardworking. What are you […]

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ACRL 2021 Call for Participation Now Available

November 13, 2019 Margot Conahan 0

ACRL invites proposal submissions for the ACRL 2021 Conference, “Ascending into an Open Future,” to be held April 14-17, 2021, in Seattle, Washington. Today’s higher education environment calls for innovative ways to support student, faculty, and institution success. Through the efforts of talented library workers, today’s academic and research libraries […]

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ACRL Value of Academic Libraries Travel Scholarships Awarded

November 12, 2019 Kara Malenfant 0

ACRL is pleased to announce recipients of its fourth round of Value of Academic Libraries Travel Scholarships in 2019-20. These scholarships of up to $2,000 each support librarians presenting on their work demonstrating the impact of academic libraries in the broader landscape of higher education. The selection committee chose four […]

Crystal Renfro

ACRL Member of the Week: Crystal Renfro

November 11, 2019 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Crystal Renfro is a graduate engineering librarian at Kennesaw State University in Marietta, Georgia . Crystal has been a member of ACRL for 17 years and is your ACRL member of the week for November 11, 2019. Crystal recently brought together subject experts in the needs of the graduate student […]

Around ACRL: November 8, 2019

November 8, 2019 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Want to know what is happening in ACRL and its sections, interest groups, and discussion groups? Check out ACRL Insider every other Friday to keep up-to-date on activities from around the association. Nominations are now open for the 2020 ACRL Awards Program. Many ACRL sections sponsor awards recognizing the significant […]

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Library Census Equity Fund Grant Applications

November 7, 2019 David Free 0

ALA is now accepting applications for Library Census Equity Fund mini-grants. Applications are due Nov. 22. ALA will provide 25 libraries with $2,000 mini-grants to bolster their service to hard-to-count communities and help achieve a complete count in the 2020 Census.  All types of libraries and library organizations are eligible […]

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Nominations Sought for ACRL Board of Directors

November 7, 2019 Megan Griffin 0

Higher education is experiencing unprecedented change, providing academic libraries with tremendous opportunities to define new roles related to learning, teaching and research. ACRL is dedicated to enhancing the ability of library and information professionals to dream big and shape our new future. Be a part of shaping that future. The […]

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C&RL News – November 2019

November 5, 2019 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The November 2019 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. Many academic libraries have begun focusing efforts on addressing the mental health and well being of their populations. Marshall University in West Virginia, one of the states hit hardest by the recent opioid crises, focused on their libraries […]

Sandra Enimil

ACRL Member of the Week: Sandra Aya Enimil

November 4, 2019 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Sandra Aya Enimil is a the Head of Copyright Services at The Ohio State University. Sandra has been a member of ACRL for 5 years and is your ACRL member of the week for November 4, 2019. Sandra brings her expert knowledge of scholarly communication to academic libraries as a […]