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Headed to ACRL!

Tomorrow I head out to ACRL! It’ll be the first time I’ve gone, and I’m wicked excited about it. I’m also excited that I will not be presenting, sitting on any panels, running any board meetings, attending any cabinet meetings, or really anything along those lines. 20 more words

Professional Development

Teaching Information Literacy Reframed

I have been working on a small project recently. I think it`s about time that librarians in Norway discuss whether or not we should try to use a standard or a framework in our information literacy classes, and I have been working on translating the ACRL Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education to Norwegian and tried to see if I could somehow find some practical uses, through describing learning outcomes and learning activities to match them. 246 more words

Conference Time is Almost upon us

Are you heading to Baltimore, Maryland next month for the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) Conference?  There’s quite a diverse selection of presentations, programs, papers, panels, contributed posters and much more geared towards junior and community college librarians and libraries! 518 more words


The Challenge Facing Libraries in an Era of Fake News | National News | US News

See also these new guidelines, from last year, first revision for these in 15 years… http://www.ala.org/acrl/standards/ilframework .. pass along to those who are having trouble with facts vs. 40 more words

Books & Reading

My Thoughts on the ACRL/NY Symposium: Money and Power

I was fortunate enough to be able to attend the recent ACRL/NY Symposium on December 2nd, 2016. I arrived at the ACRL/NY Conference bright-eyed, bushy-tailed, and very interested to hear about the symposium theme of money and power. 2,451 more words


Academic Librarians: What Do You Think About Change??

As you know, at CMLE Headquarters, we want to help you stay connected with not only the community of our system, but also the wider library community. 253 more words


Now Appointed | A New Mission

Following the launch of the ACRL Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education in early 2015, the ACRL Board of Directors approved the creation of the ACRL Framework for Information Literacy Advisory Board (FAB) and appointed five member leaders who have been actively working with the ACRL Visiting Program Officer for Information Literacy to create a supportive and interactive environment for librarians to learn how to use the Framework. 178 more words

Information Literacy