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Apply by Nov. 15 to Host 2020 Subsidized ACRL Scholarly Communication RoadShow

October 15, 2019 Chase Ollis 0

Academic and research librarians increasingly recognize scholarly communication as a core competency of the profession. Whether helping researchers meet their funder’s mandates for public access and data sharing, guiding responsible copyright practice, or supporting new types of scholarship and instruction, librarians are leading change across campus and around the world. […]

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Celebrate Open Access Week 2019!

September 24, 2019 Chase Ollis 0

The 2019 International Open Access Week will be held October 21-27, 2019. This year’s theme, “Open for Whom? Equity in Open Knowledge,” builds on the groundwork laid during last year’s focus of “Designing Equitable Foundations for Open Knowledge.” According to the 2019 Open Access Week Advisory Committee, “As the transition […]

ACRL Announces New Presenters for Scholarly Communication Workshop

June 28, 2019 Chase Ollis 0

The ACRL Research and Scholarly Environment Committee is pleased to announce the selection of Jennifer Beamer, Sandra Enimil, and John Martin as the newest presenters for the one-day RoadShow Scholarly Communication: From Understanding to Engagement. Jennifer, Sandra, and John join the current presenter team as partners in shaping the curriculum […]

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ACRL Announces New Immersion Program Facilitators

May 30, 2019 Margot Conahan 0

ACRL is pleased to announce the selection of Veronica Arellano Douglas, Ashleigh Coren, Carlos Duarte, Michelle Gohr, Sofia Leung, Jessie Loyer, and Rachel McCaskill as the newest facilitators for the 4.5-day Immersion Program. Veronica, Ashleigh, Carlos, Michelle, Sofia, Jessie, and Rachel join the current program facilitator team in shaping the […]

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Immersion ’19 – May 1 Registration Deadline

April 23, 2019 Margot Conahan 0

The ACRL Information Literacy Immersion Program is an intensive 4.5 day program designed for those who contribute to the educational role of libraries in higher education. Through a critical examination of information literacy, teaching and learning, and influence and leadership, the Immersion program curriculum aims to develop critically reflective practitioners […]

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Call for Curriculum Designers/Presenters Open Educational Resources and Affordability RoadShow

April 2, 2019 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL is accepting applications from prospective curriculum designers/presenters to create and deliver a new ACRL RoadShow to support librarians in finding, using, and developing open educational resources (OERs). This introductory level, day-long workshop will be intended for academic librarians and library staff integrating OERs into their institutions and developing OER […]

Get Ready for Preservation Week 2019!

April 2, 2019 Chase Ollis 0

Preservation Week 2019 will be held April 21–27. An initiative of the Association for Library Collections and Technical Services (ALCTS), Preservation Week encourages libraries “to connect our communities through events, activities, and resources that highlight what we can do, individually and together, to preserve our personal and shared collections.” ACRL […]

Test Drive a RoadShow Workshop at ACRL 2019

March 28, 2019 Chase Ollis 0

Move your library forward with local, affordable, in-person training! ACRL offers a variety of traveling workshops that can be brought directly to your campus, chapter, or consortium worldwide. Led be expert presenters, these one-day RoadShow workshops engage participants and help academic and research libraries tackle the greatest issues facing the […]