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ACRL Podcast: Eradicating The Rogue Assignment

May 9, 2008 David Free 1

n this podcast, Nina McHale from University of Colorado-Denver discusses rogue library assignments with College & Research Libraries News editor-in-chief David Free. McHale’s article “Eradicating the Rouge Assignment” appears in the May 2008 issue of C&RL News. How do you handle rogue assignments at your library? Leave a comment on […]

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C&RL News – May 2008

May 9, 2008 David Free 1

The May 2008 issue of C&RL News is now available online and in the mail. Creative yet manageable library assignments are critical to the success of any information literacy program. But sometimes assignments go awry, despite the best intentions of librarians and faculty. Nina McHale provides tips on dealing with […]

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ACRL Podcast: Party Photo Phenomenon

April 4, 2008 David Free 0

In this podcast, University of Vermont librarians Daisy Benson and Selene Colburn, along with UVM student Matt Linder, talk with College & Research Libraries News editor-in-chief David Free about the party photo phenomenon and using students as models to promote the UVM Libraries Ask A Librarian service. Benson and Colburn’s […]

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C&RL News – April 2008

April 4, 2008 David Free 0

The April 2008 issue of C&RL News is now available online and in the mail. Technology. From the development of the printing press to the first telephone reference service to systems like the Zatocoder featured on this month’s cover to Web 2.0, librarians have had to figure out how to […]

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C&RL News – March 2008

March 7, 2008 David Free 0

The March 2008 issue on C&RL News is now available online and in the mail. A big challenge facing college and university libraries today is raising awareness and changing perceptions of what we have to offer. The library must work to compete with a wide variety of education and entertainment […]

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C&RL News – February 2008

February 6, 2008 David Free 0

The February 2008 issue of C&RL News is now available online and in the mail. This month’s issue features two articles covering librarians on the road. Last month, Russell A. Hall outlined the concept of the “embedded librarian” in a classroom setting. In this issue, Susan Sharpless Smith and Lynn […]

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C&RL News – January 2008

January 3, 2008 David Free 0

The January 2008 issue of C&RL News is now available online and in the mail. As the weather gets colder (at least in places like Chicago!) and the NFL playoffs get started, many people are making last-minute adjustments to their fantasy football teams. While most likely not knowing that they […]

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C&RL News – December 2007

December 10, 2007 David Free 0

The December 2007 issue of C&RL News is now online and in the mail. Two articles this month focus on the challenges and opportunities of library renovations. Stephanie J. Graves details her experience providing instructional services outside the library as a “Homeless instruction librarian” during a renovation project at Southern […]