C&RL News June 2018 cover

C&RL News – June 2018

June 5, 2018 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The June 2018 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. Every two years, ACRL’s Research Planning and Review Committee produces their “Top trends in academic libraries.” The 2018 edition discusses the publisher and vendor landscape, fake news and information literacy, project management, textbook affordability, the ethics of learning analytics and […]

C&RL News May 2018

C&RL News – May 2018

May 4, 2018 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The May 2018 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. Social justice issues continue to be a focus for many academic and research librarians, resulting in a variety of creative projects. Myra Waddell and Elena Clariza of the University of Hawai’i at Mānoa write about their use of “Critical […]

C&RL News - April 2018

C&RL News – April 2018

April 5, 2018 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The April 2018 issue of C&RL News is now freely available. Putting the values of librarianship into practice continues to be a major focus in the current political and social climate in the United States. In this month’s Scholarly Communication column, Michelle Baildon discusses “Extending the social justice mindset” to […]

C&RL News - March 2018

C&RL News – March 2018

February 28, 2018 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The March 2018 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. Providing library services and collections that reach all members of the campus community is an essential function of today’s academic library. Rebekah Scoggins writes about taking on a project to increase the Lander University library’s LGBTQIA collections in her article […]

C&RL News Feb. 2018

C&RL News – February 2018

February 1, 2018 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The February 2018 issue of C&RL News is now freely available. Escape room games are currently all the rage for corporate events and general fun. The ACRL staff even joined the trend to celebrate the success of the ACRL 2017 conference. At the University of Albany-SUNY, librarians used an escape […]

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 News December 2017

C&RL News – December 2017

December 4, 2017 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The December 2017 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. Digital humanities remains a major trend in academic and research libraries. In this month’s Perspectives on the Framework column, John E. Russell and Merinda Kaye Hensley discuss the intersection of digital humanities, digital pedagogy, and the ACRL Framework […]

C&RL News November 2017

C&RL News – November 2017

November 3, 2017 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The November 2017 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. The continued focus on the accuracy of information in both traditional and social media provides an important opportunity for academic and research librarians to provide information literacy instruction that is meaningful to students beyond their classroom assignments. In their article […]

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C&RL News – October 2017

October 10, 2017 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

Working with data continues to be a major trend across academic and research libraries. In this month’s Scholarly Communication column, Laurie Allen, Claire Stewart, and Stephanie Wright discuss “Strategic open data preservation,” based on their presentations at the ACRL/SPARC Forum at this year’s ALA Annual Conference. In addition to preserving […]

C&RL News September 2017

C&RL News – September 2017

September 8, 2017 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

In light of the current political and social climate, many libraries and librarians are renewing their commitment to core professional values such as diversity and inclusion. At Portland State University, librarians are an integral part of teams working to support a culturally responsive and inclusive curriculum. Kimberly Pendell and Robert […]