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One Week Left for ACRL 2019 Scholarship Applications

September 28, 2018 Chase Ollis 0

The deadline to apply for ACRL 2019 scholarships is just one week away! ACRL is offering approximately 150 scholarships worth more than $100,000 for the conference to be held April 10-13, 2019, in Cleveland. Scholarship applications are due on Friday, October 5, so don’t miss out on this fantastic opportunity. To apply, visit the scholarships […]

OA Week 2018

Get Ready for Open Access Week 2018

September 25, 2018 Erin Nevius 0

The 2018 International Open Access Week, “Designing Equitable Foundations for Open Knowledge,” will be held October 22-28, 2018. According to the 2018 Open Access Week Advisory Committee, “This year’s theme reflects a scholarly system in transition. While governments, funders, universities, publishers, and scholars are increasingly adopting open policies and practices, […]

Teresa Williams

ACRL Member of the Week: Teresa Williams

September 24, 2018 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Teresa Williams is a business librarian at Butler University in Indianapolis, Indiana. Teresa has been a member of ACRL for 14 years and is your ACRL member of the week for September 24, 2018. Describe yourself in three words: Professional, productive, forward-thinking. What are you reading (or listening to on your […]

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ACRL Impactful Scholarship and Metrics Task Force Survey

September 21, 2018 Erin Nevius 0

The ACRL Impactful Scholarship and Metrics Task Force is conducting a survey regarding scholarly expectations for academic librarians, along with current practice and opinions regarding academic librarianship scholarship. The survey is available at https://american.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_3PIwdPvPiYxbQQl and the deadline to participate is 11:59 p.m. Eastern time on Friday, October 5, 2018. Results […]

ACRL 2017 scholarship recipients

ACRL 2019 Scholarship Applications Due October 5

September 20, 2018 Chase Ollis 0

The deadline to apply for ACRL 2019 scholarships is fast approaching! ACRL is offering approximately 150 scholarships worth more than $100,000 for the conference to be held April 10-13, 2019, in Cleveland. Scholarship applications are due on Friday, October 5, so don’t miss out on this fantastic opportunity. Scholarships are available in the […]

John Culshaw

ACRL 2019 Conference Scholarship Donor: John P. Culshaw

September 19, 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 John P. Culshaw. The association is strongly dedicated to equity, diversity, and inclusion, and the Scholarships Committee gives preference to applicants who are from diverse cultural/ethnic […]

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ACRL Announces Recipients of Sponsored Scholarships to OpenCon

September 18, 2018 Kara Malenfant 0

The ACRL Research and the Scholarly Environment Committee (ReSEC) is pleased to announce the selection of Debbie Feisst and Willa Liburd Tavernier as sponsored scholarship recipients to attend OpenCon 2018 in Toronto, Canada, November 2-4, 2018. Debbie Feisst is Public Services Librarian at the University of Alberta Libraries in Edmonton, […]

Allan Scherlen

ACRL Member of the Week: Allan Scherlen

September 17, 2018 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Allan Scherlen is a social services librarian at Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina. Allan has been a member of ACRL for ten years and is your ACRL member of the week for September 17, 2018. Describe yourself in three words: Caring, humorous, scholarly. What are you reading (or listening to […]

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ACRL Seeks Nominations for 2019 Awards

September 13, 2018 Chase Ollis 0

Every year, ACRL celebrates the opportunity to honor the outstanding achievements of academic and research librarians across North America. Made possible by generous corporate support, the annual presentation of ACRL’s awards, grants, and fellowships enables ACRL to honor the very best in academic librarianship. This year, ACRL once again seeks […]