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The First-Year Experience Cookbook - Books / Professional Development - Books for Academic Librarians - New Products - ALA Store

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First-year students face many challenges in adjusting to university life, including making the most of the university library. Librarians are constantly addressing student misconceptions about libraries and locating information, and have been working hard to reach first-year students and create high-impact practices in student retention. 117 more words

Library And Information Sciences

Using our words: Getting it right on neutrality and libraries

Intellectual Freedom | Neutrality in libraries

by Joseph Janes | American Libraries | 09-01-17

I’ve always been a wordy sort of person. Yes, that too, but I mean word-y. 349 more words

Mentoring & Leadership Building

The Northern Collaboration Conference 2017: Part 1

This years NCC was subtitled: ‘Digital Transformation: responding to the challenge in academic libraries.’ 

The conference was held at York University. It was an amazing day and got me thinking about all the different ways libraries use all things digital. 2,016 more words

The Job Market: Where Should You Apply?

Jobs | Career Advice | Academia

By Manya Whitaker September 11, 2017

 

In my three years on the tenure track, I’ve already served on five faculty search committees and two for staff positions (across four divisions and four departments). 278 more words

Mentoring & Leadership Building