ACRL Matching Spectrum Donations

December 12, 2018 Mary Jane Petrowski 0

ACRL offers a variety of scholarship opportunities each year to cultivate future library leaders, including annual sponsorship of an ALA Spectrum Scholarship. Spectrum supports students and leaders from racial and ethnic groups critically underrepresented in the library profession. We are delighted to share that ACRL will match all Spectrum gifts […]

Give Back This Holiday Season with a Gift to ACRL

December 6, 2018 Mary Jane Petrowski 0

Our generous donors have extended their Giving Tuesday matching gifts through the end of the year, so there’s still time to support the Friends of ACRL. Please consider a gift to the ACRL Conference Scholarship Fund in support of the ACRL 2019 Conference Scholarship Campaign by December 31, 2018. There […]

Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden and 2017 attendee

Giving Tuesday Gifts to ACRL Will Be Doubled

November 27, 2018 Mary Jane Petrowski 0

We are excited to announce that thanks to a few generous ACRL supporters, your tax-deductible donations to ACRL on Giving Tuesday will be DOUBLED. The matching funds are available only through 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday, November 27, so don’t miss your chance to double your impact on: ACRL 2019 Conference […]

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ACRL Sponsors 2019 Emerging Leaders

November 13, 2018 Mary Jane Petrowski 0

ACRL and its sections are sponsoring seven members to participate in 2019 class of ALA Emerging Leaders. The program is designed to enable library staff and information workers to participate in project planning work groups, network with peers, gain an inside look into ALA structure, and have an opportunity to serve […]

2017 ACRL Academic Library Trends and Statistics

2017 Academic Library Trends and Statistics

July 31, 2018 Mary Jane Petrowski 0

ACRL announces the publication of 2017 Academic Library Trends and Statistics, the latest in a series of annual publications that describe the collections, staffing, expenditures, and service activities of academic libraries in all Carnegie classifications. The one-volume title includes data from Associate of Arts Colleges, Baccalaureate Colleges, Master’s Colleges and […]

Kayo Shintaku

ACRL Member of the Week: Kayo Shintaku

May 29, 2018 Mary Jane Petrowski 0

Kayo Shintaku is a Ph.D. candidate in Second Language Acquisition and Teaching at the University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona. Kayo first joined ACRL in 2017 and is your ACRL member of the week for May 28, 2018. Describe yourself in three words: Patient, Problem-solving, Fun. What are you reading (or […]

Jessica Thorlakson

ACRL Member of the Week: Jessica Thorlakson

May 21, 2018 Mary Jane Petrowski 0

Jessica Thorlakson is ALES Librarian /Personal Librarian at the University of Alberta Cameron Science and Technology Library in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Jessica first joined ACRL in 2016 and is your ACRL member of the week for May 21, 2018. Describe yourself in three words: Intuitive, Advocate, Hogwarts. What are you reading (or listening to […]

Mary Case

ACRL Member of the Week: Mary M. Case

May 14, 2018 Mary Jane Petrowski 0

Mary M. Case is University Librarian and Dean of Libraries at the University of Illinois at Chicago University Library. Mary first joined ACRL in 1986 and is your ACRL member of the week for May 14, 2018. Describe yourself in three words: Open, Collaborative, Optimistic. What are you reading (or listening to […]

Michelle McCarthy

Member of the Week: Michelle McCarthy-Behler

April 30, 2018 Mary Jane Petrowski 0

Michelle McCarthy-Behler is Reference Services Librarian, Special Collections at the Center for Jewish History in New York City. Michelle first joined ACRL in 2012 and is your ACRL member of the week for April 30, 2018. Describe yourself in three words: Motivated. Persistent. Creative. What are you reading (or listening to on […]