Author Archives: Shawn Calhoun

SECOND DRAFT OF ACRL ACTION-ORIENTED RESEARCH AGENDA RELEASED; FEEDBACK DUE BY FEB. 17

The team from OCLC Research which is developing a new action-oriented agenda on library contributions to student learning and success has released a second draft (PDF). Team members seek your input and reactions via the feedback form by February 17, 2017. Learn about the team’s more »

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Update from ACRL’s Liaison to the Council of Independent Colleges

As the ACRL liaison to the Council of Independent Colleges (CIC), I attend CIC’s annual Institute for Chief Academic Officers.   CIC is a major national service organization for small and mid-sized, independent, liberal arts colleges and universities in the U.S. more »

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Team-Based Collaborative Assessment: Working Together to Assess Student Learning and Success

While the date for the livestream has passed, we encourage librarians to consider inviting others on campus to watch the recorded version together. And with the holidays quickly approaching you also might want to plan your viewing party for early more »

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