Andrea Baer

Member of the Week: Andrea Baer

June 26, 2017 Sophie Skinner 0

Andrea Baer is an instructional services librarian at the University of West Georgia in Carrollton, GA. She is also part of the presenter team for ACRL’s new licensed workshop Engaging with the ACRL Framework: A Catalyst for Exploring and Expanding Our Teaching Practices. Andrea first joined ACRL in 2010 and is your […]

Robert P. Holley

Member of the Week: Robert P. Holley

June 19, 2017 Sophie Skinner 0

Robert P. Holley is a professor emeritus at Wayne State University in Huntington Woods, MI. Robert has been a member of ACRL since 1974 and is your ACRL member of the week for June 19, 2017. 1. Describe yourself in three words: Intellectual, curious, eclectic. 2. What are you reading (or listening […]

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ACRL Framework for Information Literacy Toolkit Launches

June 16, 2017 David Free 0

The ACRL Framework Advisory Board (FAB) is pleased to announce the launch of the ACRL Framework for Information Literacy Toolkit. The ACRL Framework for Information Literacy Toolkit is intended as a freely available professional development resource that can be used and adapted by both individuals and groups in order to […]

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Keeping Up With… Statistical Literacy

June 15, 2017 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 Statistical Literacy by Lindsay Davis and Lynda Kellam. ACRL is currently accepting topic suggestions for future editions of Keeping Up […]

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Library Copyright Alliance Files Comments Regarding NAFTA Negotiations

June 14, 2017 Kara Malenfant 0

The Administration has announced its intent to commence negotiations to modernize the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative has requested public comment on what should be addressed in the negotiations, including “relevant trade-related intellectual property issues that should be addressed in the negotiations.” […]

Chicago Arts Guide

ArtsGuide: 2017 ALA Annual Conference – Chicago

June 13, 2017 David Free 0

Going to the ALA Annual Conference next week? Check out the Chicago ArtsGuide, created by the ACRL Arts Section. Accessible via mobile devices and desktops this Google Map is a selective guide to cultural attractions and events in/near Chicago. Each genre of art has its own layer/color, so you can […]

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ACRL E-Learning Webcast – Innovation Mindset

June 12, 2017 Margot Conahan 0

Join ACRL on Tuesday, June 13 for the e-Learning webcast Innovation Mindset: How Librarians Can Partner with Innovators and Entrepreneurs. The webcast will be held from 2:00 PM-3:00 PM (Eastern) | 1:00 PM-2:00 PM (Central)| 12:00 PM-1:00 PM (Mountain)| 11:00 AM-12:00 PM (Pacific). Innovation and information are a natural duo. During this […]

Sara Lowe

Member of the Week: Sara Lowe

June 12, 2017 Sophie Skinner 0

Sara Lowe is the educational development librarian at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis in Indianapolis, IN. She is also part of the presenter team for ACRL’s new licensed workshop Assessment in Action: Demonstrating and Communicating Library Contributions to Student Learning and Success. Sara first joined ACRL in 2004 and is your ACRL […]