New from ACRL – “Learning Beyond the Classroom”

February 20, 2020 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of Learning Beyond the Classroom: Engaging Students in Information Literacy through Co-Curricular Activities, edited by Silvia Vong and Manda Vrkljan. In four sections, this book contains approaches and activities to help instructors incorporate information literacy concepts into co-curricular learning and aid students in applying these concepts […]

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ACRL’s Publications in Librarianship Monograph Series Announces First Open Peer Review

February 11, 2020 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL’s Publications in Librarianship (PIL) series—a peer-reviewed collection of books that examine emerging theories and research—is launching its first open peer review, for Stories of Open: Opening Peer Review through Narrative Inquiry by Emily Ford. “Open access, open data, open science, and other ‘open’ initiatives bring democratization and transparency to […]

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C&RL News – February 2020

February 5, 2020 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The February 2020 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. Leading off the issue, Abigail Goben and Robert J. Sandusky discuss the risks and opportunities of “Open data repositories” in this month’s Scholarly Communication column. In the latest edition of our Perspectives on the Framework column, Michael Dudley […]

New Ideas in Library Leadership

January 28, 2020 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of 3 new books full of exercises, effective practices, innovative ideas, and detailed case studies that can help you develop your unique leadership potential, lead change within your library, and cultivate the skills of new library leaders. Save 15% when you buy all 3 print books […]

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College & Research Libraries – January 2020

January 10, 2020 Dawn Mueller 0

The January 2020 issue of College & Research Libraries is now freely available online. Visit the C&RL website for complete contents from 1939 to the present and follow C&RL on Facebook and Twitter for updates and discussion. Note: The November 2013 issue was the final print issue of College & Research Libraries. The journal began an online-only publication model […]

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The 360 Librarian: A Framework for Integrating Mindfulness, Emotional Intelligence, and Critical Reflection in the Workplace

January 9, 2020 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of The 360 Librarian: A Framework for Integrating Mindfulness, Emotional Intelligence, and Critical Reflection in the Workplace by Tammi M. Owens and Carol A. Daul-Elhindi, outlining a five-step framework that can help you apply calm awareness, contemplativeness, and engaged communication to your work.   Learn more […]

C&RL News – January 2020

January 8, 2020 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The January 2020 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. A lot of attention gets paid to communicating library activities and value across campus, but internal communication can be just as essential for success. Starting out this month’s issue, Kelly Delevan and Natalie LoRusso discuss “Library outreach as […]

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Supporting Today’s Students in the Library

December 17, 2019 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of Supporting Today’s Students in the Library: Strategies for Retaining and Graduating International, Transfer, First-Generation, and Re-Entry Students, edited by Ngoc-Yen Tran and Silke Higgins. This detailed book collects current strategies from all types of academic libraries for retaining and graduating nontraditional students and provides a […]

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Choice Publishes Research Data Services White Paper

December 13, 2019 David Free 0

Choice has published the fifth in a series of white papers designed to provide actionable intelligence around topics of importance to the academic library community. This paper, “Research Data Services in Academic Libraries: Where are We Today?”, offers a unique opportunity to revisit and re-examine findings from a 2012 ACRL […]

C&RL News – December 2019

December 6, 2019 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The December 2019 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. In this month’s Perspectives on the Framework column, Robin Ford of Reed College reflects on the Scholarship as Conversation frame as it relates to equity and social justice in her article “The long conversation.” At Virginia Wesleyan University, […]