C&RL News - March 2018

C&RL News – March 2018

February 28, 2018 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The March 2018 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. Providing library services and collections that reach all members of the campus community is an essential function of today’s academic library. Rebekah Scoggins writes about taking on a project to increase the Lander University library’s LGBTQIA collections in her article […]

Kenya S. Flash

Member of the Week: Kenya S. Flash

February 26, 2018 Sophie Skinner 0

Kenya S. Flash is the librarian for political science, global affairs, and government information at Yale University in New Haven, CT. Kenya first joined ACRL in 2014 and is your ACRL member of the week for February 26, 2018. 1. Describe yourself in three words: Jovial, resourceful, and collaborative. 2. […]

Applying Library Values

Applying Library Values to Emerging Technology: Decision-Making in the Age of Open Access, Maker Spaces, and the Ever-Changing Library

February 22, 2018 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of Applying Library Values to Emerging Technology: Decision-Making in the Age of Open Access, Maker Spaces, and the Ever-Changing Library, edited by Peter D. Fernandez and Kelly Tilton. The title is book number 72 in ACRL’s Publications in Librarianship series. This thorough and practical book uses […]

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Keeping Up With… Digital Storytelling

February 16, 2018 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 Digital Storytelling by Sara S. Goek. Keeping Up With… is available on the ACRL website and each […]

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2018 ACRL Excellence in Academic Libraries Award Winners Announced

February 15, 2018 Chase Ollis 0

ACRL announces the recipients of the 2018 Excellence in Academic Libraries Award – Naugatuck Valley Community College Max R. Traurig Library, Waterbury, Connecticut; State University of New York, College at Geneseo Milne Library, Geneseo, New York; and Virginia Commonwealth University Libraries, Richmond, Virginia. Sponsored by ACRL and GOBI Library Solutions […]

David W. Lewis

David W. Lewis Named 2018 ACRL Academic/ Research Librarian of the Year

February 14, 2018 Chase Ollis 0

David W. Lewis, dean of the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) University Library, is the 2018 Association of College and Research Libraries’ (ACRL) Academic/Research Librarian of the Year. The award, sponsored by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO, recognizes an outstanding member of the library profession who has made a significant […]

Erika D. Johnson

Member of the Week: Erika D. Johnson

February 12, 2018 Sophie Skinner 0

Erika D. Johnson is a library services specialist at CSU Fresno in Fresno, CA. Erika first joined ACRL in 2017 and is your ACRL member of the week for February 12, 2018. 1. Describe yourself in three words: Ancient language enthusiast. 2. What are you reading (or listening to on […]