Megan Oakleaf

ACRL Member of the Week: Megan Oakleaf

July 29, 2019 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Megan Oakleaf is an associate professor at the iSchool at Syracuse University in Syracuse, New York. Megan has been a member of ACRL for 13 years and is your ACRL member of the week for July 29, 2019. Describe yourself in three words: Curious, positive, supportive. What are you reading […]

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2019 I Love My Librarian Award Nominations

July 23, 2019 David Free 0

Nominations are open through October 21, 2019, for the I Love My Librarian Award. The I Love My Librarian Award encourages library users to recognize the accomplishments of exceptional public, school, college, community college, or university librarians. Each year 10 librarians are selected. Each librarian receives a $5,000 cash award, […]

Torrie Raish

ACRL Member of the Week: Victoria Raish

July 22, 2019 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Victoria Raish is an online learning librarian at Pennsylvania State University. Victoria has been a member of ACRL for 3 years and is your ACRL member of the week for July 22, 2019. Describe yourself in three words: Driven, motivated, strategic. What are you reading (or listening to on your […]

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2018 Academic Library Trends and Statistics

July 17, 2019 Mary Jane Petrowski 0

ACRL announces the publication of 2018 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, Master’s Colleges and Universities/ […]

Stefanie Bluemle

ACRL Member of the Week: Stefanie Bluemle

July 15, 2019 Gena Parsons-Diamond 0

Stefanie Bluemle is a research and instruction librarian at Augustana College in Rock Island, Illinois. Stefanie has been a member of ACRL for 13 years and is your ACRL member of the week for July 15, 2019. Describe yourself in three words: Introspective, motivated, analytical. What are you reading (or […]

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College & Research Libraries – July 2019

July 11, 2019 Dawn Mueller 0

The July 2019 issue of College & Research Libraries is now freely available online. Visit the C&RL website for complete contents from 1939 to the present and follow C&RL on Facebook and Twitter for updates and discussion. Note: The November 2013 issue was the final print issue of College & Research Libraries. The journal began an online-only publication […]

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ACRL Offers Scholarly Communications Research Grants

July 11, 2019 Kara Malenfant 0

ACRL is allocating $30,000 in the 2020 fiscal year to offer grants of up to $5,000 each for new research in areas suggested by ACRL’s new research agenda Open and Equitable Scholarly Communications: Creating a More Inclusive Future (freely available for PDF download or purchase in print). This program is […]

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The Grounded Instruction Librarian: Participating in The Scholarship of Teaching and Learning

July 10, 2019 Erin Nevius 0

ACRL announces the publication of The Grounded Instruction Librarian: Participating in The Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, edited by Melissa Mallon, Lauren Hays, Cara Bradley, Rhonda Huisman, and Jackie Belanger. Across four sections—Pedagogical Content Knowledge/Signature Pedagogy, SoTL Theory, SoTL Research, and SoTL as Professional Development—The Grounded Instruction Librarian engages the […]