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Member of the Week: Jessica Mahoney

December 19, 2011 Mary Jane Petrowski 0

Jessica Mahoney is Instruction/Reference Librarian at the Franklin College Hamilton Library in Franklin, Indiana. Jessica has been an ACRL member since 2010 and is your ACRL member of the week. 1. Describe yourself in three words:  Innovative, Reflective, Learner. 2. What are you reading right now? Still Alice by Lisa Genova. 3. Describe […]

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What Does It Mean To Be A Strategic Association

December 16, 2011 Steven J. Bell 0

Editor’s Note: This entry is part of an occasional series of posts from the ACRL Board of Directors.  In this post, Vice-President/ President-Elect Steven J. Bell discusses the strategic association. Part of the process of becoming ACRL president is learning how to be an effective association leader. Familiar with Encyclopedia […]

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2011 I Love My Librarian Awards

December 15, 2011 David Free 0

Congratulations to the winners of the 2011 Carnegie Corporation of New York/New York Times I Love My Librarian Award. Especially to the following recipients from the academic/ research library community: Dr. Rhonda Allison Rios Kravitz Sacramento City College Sacramento, California Rebecca Traub Temple University Harrisburg Harrisburg, Pennsylvania Barbara K. Weaver […]

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ACRL Offers 2012 Scholarly Communications Road Shows

December 14, 2011 Kara Malenfant 0

Once again, ACRL will take its popular scholarly communications workshop on the road to five locations in 2012. New this year, the curriculum is revised and hosts will share part of the costs. Now titled “Scholarly Communication: From Understanding to Engagement,” the road show was originally offered to raise awareness […]

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Choice Editors “Best of Best” Outstanding Academic Titles

December 13, 2011 David Free 0

Honoring the best in scholarly publishing, Choice’s annual “Outstanding Academic Titles” list is widely recognized in the academic community for its sweeping coverage of the most significant scholarly titles published each year.   The full “Outstanding Academic Titles, 2011” list will appear in the January 2012 issue, featuring 629 exceptional titles […]

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2012 Board of Directors Candidates

December 13, 2011 Megan Griffin 0

ACRL is pleased to announced the slate of candidates for the association’s Board of Directors for the 2012 ALA/ ACRL elections. Vice President / President-Elect Trevor A. Dawes,  Princeton University Debbie Malone,  DeSales University Director-at-Large Charles Kratz,  University of Scranton Marilyn Ochoa,  University of Florida Director-at-Large Julie Garrison,  Grand Valley […]

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Member of the Week: Kathleen A. Lehman

December 12, 2011 Mary Jane Petrowski 0

Kathleen A. Lehman is head of the University of Arkansas Physics Library in Fayetteville, Arkansas. Kathleen has been an ACRL member since 2010 and is your ACRL member of the week. 1. Describe yourself in three words:  Adventurous, curious, calm. 2. What are you reading right now? Deranged: Finding a Sense of […]