ACRL Presents Webcast – “Get to Know the Revised Standards for Libraries in Higher Education”

Standards for Libraries in Higher Education

Standards for Libraries in Higher EducationJoin us for the free ACRL Presents webcast, “Get to Know the Revised Standards for Libraries in Higher Education: A Guide for Supporting Planning and Assessment,” on Thursday, May 24, 2018, from 1:00 — 2:00 p.m. Central time (11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Pacific | 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. Mountain | 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Central | 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. Eastern. Convert additional time zones online.)

Recently updated in 2018, the Standards for Libraries in Higher Education (SLHE) is a powerful guide for academic library planning and assessment. In this thirty-minute session followed by a Q&A and discussion, engage in an overview of the revisions, including the updated assessment models, the addition of new principles, and the enhanced appendices that focus on outcomes and metrics. Learn how others have used SLHE to demonstrate library impact and value to various stakeholders. See what the revised SLHE can do for you!


Andrea Falcone is the Associate Director for Education and Public Services at the University of Colorado Denver. She is responsible for envisioning and managing information services that enhance research within and across disciplines, including academic success in and beyond the classroom. In this role Andrea also focuses on the strategic development of library learning spaces, integrated service points, and circulation services. She is the Editor of the Beta Phi Mu Scholars Series published by Rowman & Littlefield and is the column editor for “Perspectives on Public Services,” which appears in International Information & Library Review. Andrea served as Chair of the ACRL Standards for Libraries in Higher Education Task Force and is a presenter for the newly updated ACRL Standards RoadShow.

How to register:
Submit your free registration online. The webcast will be recorded and posted on the ACRL website after the live event. Questions should be directed to

Ready to put SLHE into action and demonstrate your library’s impact? Bring in-person training to your campus!