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Volunteer for ACRL Division or Section Committees by Feb. 15

January 28, 2016 Megan Griffin 0

Are you looking for ways to expand your professional network and contribute to ACRL? Committee volunteers help shape ACRL by advancing its strategic plan and influencing the direction of academic and research librarianship. Serving on a committee or editorial board is a great way to become involved and make an […]

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Keeping Up With… Systematic Literature Reviews

January 26, 2016 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 Systematic Literature Reviews by Cynthia Thomes. Keeping Up With… is available on the ACRL website and each issue will be […]

Encoding Space: Shaping Learning Environments that Unlock Human Potential

January 25, 2016 David Free 0

ACRL announces the publication of Encoding Space: Shaping Learning Environments that Unlock Human Potential. Can we create library environments that inspire people to be more creative, collaborative, reflective, or engaged? That is the driving question of this imaginative new book authored by Brian Mathews of the Virginia Tech Libraries. Encoding […]

Member of the Week: Colleen S. Mullally

January 25, 2016 Mary Jane Petrowski 0

Colleen S. Mullally is Assessment Librarian at Pepperdine University in Malibu, California. Colleen has been an ACRL member since 2013 and is your ACRL member of the week for January 25, 2016. 1. Describe yourself in three words: Inquisitive and fully engaged. 2. What are you reading (or listening to on your mobile device)? Recently finished Make Just One […]

Member of the Week: Paul Mascareñas

January 19, 2016 Mary Jane Petrowski 0

Paul Mascareñas is Reference Librarian at Regis University in Denver, Colorado. Paul has been an ACRL member since 2011 and is your ACRL member of the week for January 18, 2016. 1. Describe yourself in three words: Curious, unflappable, and empathetic. 2. What are you reading (or listening to on your mobile device)? Reading: Charles Bukowski’s On Writing […]

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2016 ACRL Excellence in Academic Libraries Award Winners Announced

January 11, 2016 Chase Ollis 0

ACRL announces the recipients of the 2016 Excellence in Academic Libraries Award – Hudson County Community College Library, Jersey City, New Jersey; Macalester College DeWitt Wallace Library, Saint Paul, Minnesota; and the Atlanta University Center Robert W. Woodruff Library, Atlanta, Georgia. Sponsored by ACRL and YBP Library Services, the award […]

Putting Assessment into Action

January 11, 2016 Kathryn Deiss 0

ACRL announces the publication of Putting Assessment into Action: Selected Projects from the First Cohort of the Assessment in Action Grant, edited by Eric Ackermann. Are you new to library assessment? Are you tasked with conducting an assessment project and don’t know what methods to use, or which ones are […]