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Registration opens for ACRL/LAMA Joint Spring Virtual Institute

February 29, 2008 Margot Conahan 0

Registration is now open for the ACRL/LAMA Joint Spring Virtual Institute, “Leading from the Middle: Managing in All Directions,” to be held April 29-30, 2008.  The ACRL/LAMA Joint Spring Virtual Institute will feature live, interactive webcasts and asynchronous online poster sessions.  Programs will address issues of management and leadership, including […]

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Help ACRL make 2009 its greenest year

February 14, 2008 Margot Conahan 2

The ACRL Green Conference Committee is a new component committee of the National Conference Coordinating Committee. Its charge is to reduce the environmental impact of the 2009 National Conference in Seattle WA, to educate and inform participants about the environmental costs of attending the conference, and to set precedent for […]

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Space still available for ACRL/Harvard Advanced Leadership Institute

February 13, 2008 Margot Conahan 1

Registrations are still being accepted the ACRL/Harvard Advanced Leadership Institute for Senior Academic Librarians.  The institute is an intensive and highly-interactive program that will enhance your strategic leadership skills and help you position your library for future success.  The institute, to be held at Harvard University, March 26-29, 2008, is […]

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Submit a proposal for a 2009 professional development program

February 4, 2008 Margot Conahan 0

ACRL invites proposal submissions for a half-day or full-day professional development programs to be held prior to the 2009 ALA Midwinter Meeting or the 2009 ALA Annual Conference.   Submissions will be accepted through April 7, 2008. Professional development programs should allow participants to develop skills related to a specific topic […]

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ACRL offering preconferences on assessment, library instruction 2.0, and diversity facilitation

January 31, 2008 Margot Conahan 0

ACRL is offering three professional development preconferences in conjunction with the 2008 ALA Annual Conference. All preconferences will take place in sunny Anaheim on June 27, 2008. Registration is now open; registration materials are online at www.acrl.org (click “Events & Conferences”). “Assessment of Academic Library Effectiveness: Using ACRL Standards for […]

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Submit a proposal for 2009 ACRL National Conference

January 28, 2008 Margot Conahan 0

The ACRL National Conference Executive Committee invites proposal submissions for its 14th National Conference to be held in Seattle, March 12-15, 2009.  The ACRL 14th National Conference offers a forum for an exciting and energizing exchange of ideas on research, practices, developments, and visions in the field of academic and […]

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ACRL issues 2007 environmental scan; invites reaction

January 9, 2008 Kara Malenfant 0

The 2007 environmental scan by the Research Committee of the Association of College and Research Libraries explores the current atmosphere in the world of academic and research libraries. It also considers trends that will define the future of academic and research librarianship and the research environment. The document builds on […]

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John Waters Talks To ACRL

November 29, 2007 David Free 0

An interview with Baltimore filmmaker John Waters recorded at the 13th National ACRL Conference in Baltimore on Saturday March 31, 2007. Waters was interviewed by ACRL President Pamela Snelson, ACRL Conference Program Committee member, Carlos Melian, ACRL member and podcast introducer, David Free, and ACRL Content Strategist, Kathryn Deiss. Waters […]

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Watch 13th National Conference Highlights

November 29, 2007 David Free 0

The Baltimore Convention Center played host to about 3100 academic librarians who came March 29-April 1, 2007, to navigate new technologies and cruise the exhibits at the 13th National Conference of the Association of College and Research Libraries, a division of the American Library Association. Speakers included filmmaker John Waters […]