The Future Academic Librarian’s Toolkit

June 26, 2019 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of The Future Academic Librarian’s Toolkit: Finding Success on the Job Hunt and in Your First Job, edited by Megan Hodge. This thorough handbook is designed to guide you from library school through your first several years as an academic librarian, helping you apply for your […]

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Keeping Up With… Critical Assessment

June 13, 2019 David Free 0

The latest edition of Keeping Up With…, ACRL’s online current awareness publication featuring concise briefs on trends in academic librarianship and higher education, is now available. This month’s issue features a discussion of Critical Assessment by Candice Benjes-Small, Maura Seale, Alex R. Hodges, and Meg Meiman. Keeping Up With… is available on […]

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2019 ACRL Environmental Scan Released

June 5, 2019 Mary Jane Petrowski 0

Every two years, the ACRL Research Planning and Review Committee releases an environmental scan of higher education, including developments with the potential for continuing impact on academic libraries. The 2019 Environmental Scan (PDF) provides a broad review of the current higher education landscape, with special focus on the state of […]

C&RL News – June 2019

June 4, 2019 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The June 2019 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. Open educational resources (OER) were featured as one of the top trends in academic libraries in last June’s issue and were still at the forefront of conversation at the recent ACRL 2019 conference. Steven J. Bell and Annie […]

RBM: A Journal of Rare Books, Manuscripts, and Cultural Heritage – Spring 2019

May 23, 2019 Dawn Mueller 0

The Spring 2019 issue of RBM: A Journal of Rare Books, Manuscripts, and Cultural Heritage is now freely available online. Visit the RBM website for complete contents of RBM and its preceeding title Rare Books & Manuscripts Librarianship from 1986 to the present. RBM became an open access journal in Spring 2016. Editor’s Note Richard Saunders. “Editor’s Note.” Research Articles Maggie […]

C&RL News – May 2019

May 7, 2019 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The May 2019 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. In this issue’s ACRL TechConnect article, Shawn McCann and Rebeca Peacock discuss ways you can “Be an ally for accessibility” by being mindful of the way you present online content. Librarians at Loyola Marymount University contributed to conversations […]

College & Research Libraries – May 2019

May 3, 2019 Dawn Mueller 0

The May 2019 issue of College & Research Libraries is now freely available online. Visit the C&RL website for complete contents from 1939 to the present and followC&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 in January […]

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New From ACRL – Scholarship in the Sandbox

April 24, 2019 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of Scholarship in the Sandbox: Academic Libraries as Laboratories, Forums, and Archives for Student Work, edited by Amy S. Jackson, Cindy Pierard, and Suzanne M. Schadl. This collection of case studies and discussions describes efforts to curate student work, explores intellectual property issues, and provides tips […]

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Keeping Up With… Faculty Development

April 18, 2019 David Free 0

The latest edition of Keeping Up With…, ACRL’s online current awareness publication featuring concise briefs on trends in academic librarianship and higher education, is now available. This month’s issue features a discussion of Faculty Development by Katelyn Handler and Lauren Hays. Keeping Up With… is available on the ACRL website and each […]