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Member of the Week: J. Hem Lee

July 29, 2013 Mary Jane Petrowski 0

J. Hem Lee is Technical Services Librarian at Allen University in Columbia, South Carolina. J. Hem has been an ACRL member since 2012 and is your ACRL member of the week for July 29, 2013. 1. Describe yourself in three words:  Energetic, thoughtful, athletic. 2. What are you reading right now (or […]

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CHOICE E-Collection (CeC) Adds Free De-duping Benefit

July 26, 2013 David Connolly 0

The CHOICE e-Collection (CeC) is the first collection of e-books made up exclusively of titles reviewed by CHOICE. Currently consisting of several hundred titles spanning the entire liberal arts and sciences curriculum, the CeC presents CHOICE-reviewed titles from a growing list of publishers, including the University Press of Mississippi, Wesleyan […]

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Finding a Public Voice: Using Barbara Fister as a Case Study

July 25, 2013 Kathryn Deiss 0

ACRL announces the publication of Finding a Public Voice: Using Barbara Fister as a Case Study, edited by Danielle Theiss and Diane Kovacs. This eclectic volume shares vivid examples of how academic librarians, inspired by the writings of noted library leader and blogger Barbara Fister, are engaging with others and […]

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Register for Updated HEDS Research Practices Survey

July 25, 2013 Kara Malenfant 0

Note: Please consider participating in the survey described below, by our colleagues at the Higher Education Data Sharing (HEDS) Consortium, if appropriate. Registration for the 2013-2014 Higher Education Data Sharing (HEDS) Consortium’s Research Practices Survey is now open. The survey, which takes about 15 minutes to complete, collects information on […]

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Call for Existing Liaisons / Liaison Funding Requests

July 22, 2013 Lindsay Bosch 0

Call for Liaisons ACRL has a rich history of working with its membership to establish and cultivate relationships beyond ALA. Liaison relationships allow ACRL to systematically identify, develop, and maintain productive channels for formal and informal dialogue as well as partnerships for research, exchange of ideas, discussion of common standards […]

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Member of the Week: Heidi Elaine Dowding

July 22, 2013 Mary Jane Petrowski 0

Heidi Elaine Dowding is Digitization Centre Manager at the Nazarbayev University Library in Astana, Kazakhstan. Heidi has been an ACRL member since 2012 and is your ACRL member of the week for July 22, 2013. 1. Describe yourself in three words:  Innovative, Curious, Passionate. 2. What are you reading right now (or […]

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Academic Librarians of Color Research Survey

July 19, 2013 David Free 0

Note: Please consider participating in the survey described below for a chapter in a forthcoming ACRL book if appropriate. Are you a librarian of color? Do you work in an academic library in the United States? If so, please add your voice by filling out a questionnaire for a study […]

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Keeping Up With… Flipped Classrooms

July 18, 2013 David Free 0

The latest edition of Keeping Up With…, ACRL’s new 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 Flipped Classrooms by Candice Benjes-Small and Katelyn Tucker of Radford University. Keeping Up With… is available […]

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Member of the Week: Carrie Donovan

July 15, 2013 Mary Jane Petrowski 0

Carrie Donovan is Head of Teaching and Learning at the Indiana University Herman B Wells Library in Bloomington, Indiana. Carrie has been an ACRL member since 2001 and is your ACRL member of the week for July 15, 2013. 1. Describe yourself in three words:  Lighthearted, Organized, Determined. 2. What are you […]