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2019 ACRL Scholarly Communication RoadShow Hosts Announced

January 3, 2019 Chase Ollis 0

The ACRL Research and Scholarly Environment Committee has selected five sites to host the “Scholarly Communication: From Understanding to Engagement” RoadShow workshop at a subsidized rate in 2019. Recognizing that scholarly communication issues are central to the work of all academic librarians and all types of institutions, ACRL is underwriting […]

Primer for Protecting Sensitive Data in Academic Research

December 4, 2018 Kara Malenfant 0

ACRL’s new Primer for Protecting Sensitive Data in Academic Research, prepared by the ACRL Research and Scholarly Environment Committee (ReSEC), is a communication resource about providing protections for sensitive data that may be used or produced in the course of conducting academic research. This primer provides  a quick grounding in […]

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ACRL e-Learning Webcast: Undergraduate Research and the Academic Librarian – Developing Programs for Undergraduate Researchers

November 6, 2018 Margot Conahan 0

Join ACRL on Tuesday, November 13 for the e-Learning webcast Undergraduate Research and the Academic Librarian: Developing Programs for Undergraduate Researchers. The webcast will be held from 2:00 PM-3:30 PM (Eastern) | 1:00 PM-2:30 PM (Central) | 12:00 PM-1:30 PM (Mountain) | 11:00 AM-12:30 PM (Pacific). Undergraduate research is often conflated with […]

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Subsidized ACRL Scholarly Communication RoadShow Applications

October 16, 2018 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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Certificate in OER Librarianship Application Deadline 10/20

October 9, 2018 Margot Conahan 0

Open Textbook Network is accepting applications for an inaugural cohort of librarians to be certified in OER Librarianship. Applicants should be, or anticipate becoming, newly responsible for building open education programs at their institutions and seek formal training, a community of peers, and expert mentors in order to build sustainable, […]