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ACRL Presidential Candidates’ Online Forum

February 27, 2017 Megan Griffin 0

Come hear José Aguiñaga and Lauren Pressley, candidates for ACRL vice-president/ president-elect, discuss their platforms and vision for ACRL in an open online forum at 3 p.m. CDT on Monday, March 6. Aguiñaga is library faculty/archives coordinator at Glendale Community College (Arizona), and Pressley is associate dean/library director at the […]

Mandi Goodsett

Member of the Week: Mandi Goodsett

February 27, 2017 Sophie Skinner 0

Mandi Goodsett is the performing arts and humanities librarian at Cleveland State University in Cleveland, OH. Mandi has been an ACRL member since 2013 and is your ACRL member of the week for February 27, 2017. 1. Describe yourself in three words: Curious, driven, authentic. 2. What are you reading (or listening […]

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ACRL SLILC Forum: Global Perspectives on Information Literacy

February 23, 2017 Margot Conahan 0

The ACRL Student Learning and Information Literacy Committee (SLILC) is excited to announce the first in a series of programming and events related to the forthcoming white paper, Global Perspectives on Information Literacy: Fostering a dialogue for international understanding. The white paper was edited by the ACRL SLILC committee and […]

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Library Copyright Alliance Files Briefs, Submits Comments

February 23, 2017 Kara Malenfant 0

The Library Copyright Alliance (LCA), whose members are the American Library Association, Association of Research Libraries, and Association of College and Research Libraries) continues to address copyright issues that affect libraries and our users. In recent weeks, LCA has worked for the library community in the following ways: Support for […]

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ACRL Statement on the Dissemination of Federal Research

February 23, 2017 ACRL Board of Directors 0

Editor’s note: The following statement was approved by the ACRL Board of Directors on February 23, 2017. The Board wishes to acknowledge the ACRL Research and Scholarly Environment Committee’s input and work in drafting the statement. As the higher education organization for librarians, the Association of College and Research Libraries […]

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ACRL Framework Advisory Board Member News

February 22, 2017 David Free 0

Since July 2015, the ACRL Framework for Information Literacy Advisory Board (FAB) has been actively working with the ACRL Visiting Program Officer (VPO) for Information Literacy to create a supportive and interactive environment for librarians to learn how to use the Framework. Original member leaders Tish Hayes, Susan Miller, and […]

Piper Martin

Member of the Week: Piper Martin

February 21, 2017 Sophie Skinner 0

Piper Martin is the humanities and communication liaison librarian at the University of Wyoming in Laramie, WY. Piper has been an ACRL member since 2003 and is your ACRL member of the week for February 21, 2017. 1. Describe yourself in three words: Empathetic, skeptical, reflective. 2. What are you reading […]

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2017 ACRL Award Winners, Part 1

February 17, 2017 Chase Ollis 0

Congratulations to the following recipients of 2017 ACRL awards. Complete information on the ACRL awards program is available on the association website. Community and Junior College Libraries Section (CJCLS) EBSCO Community College Learning Resources Award – LDS Business College Community and Junior College Libraries Section (CJCLS) EBSCO Community College Learning Resources […]