2017 ACRL Academic Library Trends and Statistics

2017 Academic Library Trends and Statistics

July 31, 2018 Mary Jane Petrowski 0

ACRL announces the publication of 2017 Academic Library Trends and Statistics, the latest in a series of annual publications that describe the collections, staffing, expenditures, and service activities of academic libraries in all Carnegie classifications. The one-volume title includes data from Associate of Arts Colleges, Baccalaureate Colleges, Master’s Colleges and […]

Ashlyn Velte

ACRL Member of the Week: Ashlyn Velte

July 30, 2018 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Ashlyn Velte is an archivist and assistant professor at the University of Idaho in Moscow, Idaho. Ashlyn has been a member of ACRL for two years and is your ACRL member of the week for July 30, 2018. Describe yourself in three words: Resourceful, passionate, empathetic. What are you reading (or listening […]

Trent Brager

ACRL Member of the Week: Trent Brager

July 23, 2018 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Trent Brager is an education and social sciences librarian at the University of St. Thomas in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Trent has been a member of ACRL for one year and is your ACRL member of the week for July 23, 2018. Describe yourself in three words: Collaborative, motivated, creative. What are you reading (or […]

Anne Casey

ACRL 2019 Conference Scholarship Donor: Anne Casey

July 18, 2018 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

ACRL is able to award scholarships to academic and research librarians and library staff to attend the ACRL 2019 Conference thanks to donors like Anne Casey. The association is strongly dedicated to equity, diversity, and inclusion, and the Scholarships Committee gives preference to applicants who are from diverse cultural/ethnic backgrounds, […]

Annah Hackett

ACRL Member of the Week: Annah Hackett

July 16, 2018 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Annah Hackett is a campus engagement and instruction librarian at the Grand View University Library in Des Moines, Iowa. Annah has been a member of ACRL for three years and is your ACRL member of the week for July 16, 2018. Describe yourself in three words: Curious, logical, adventurous. What are you […]

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Tell ALA How Your Library Supports Democracy, Promotes Civic Engagement

July 10, 2018 David Free 0

The ALA Washington Office invites participation in a short survey to share the ways your library supports democracy and civic engagement in your community. To offer a bit of background, in 2000, ALA released a resource for librarians and elected leaders, highlighting numerous ways libraries were supporting democracy and civic engagement in their communities […]

Twanna Hodge

ACRL Member of the Week: Twanna Hodge

July 9, 2018 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Twanna Hodge is a reference and liaison services librarian at the SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, New York. Twanna has been a member of ACRL for five years and is your ACRL member of the week for July 9, 2018. Describe yourself in three words: Passionate, kind, and dedicated. What […]

C&RL News July/ August 2018

C&RL News – July/August 2018

July 5, 2018 Ann-Christe Galloway 0

The July/August 2018 issue of C&RL News is now freely available online. Last fall, the Macalester College Library’s feline fan Max the Cat was all the rage online for his persistent attempts to hang out in his favorite building. Rebecca S. Wingo, Alexis Logsdon, and Christopher Schommer reflect on Max’s fame and provide […]