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Rebecca Hankins ACRL Member of the Week

Rebecca Hankins, Texas A&M University archivist/librarian is featured on the ACRL Insider blog at http://www.acrl.ala.org/acrlinsider/archives/13562
The main ACRL website at http://www.ala.org/acrl/ (just click on the slide show tabs numbered 2-6 until you see her picture). 37 more words


My First Publication!

(Reed’s Playlist for the occasion: Joker and the Thief by Wolfmother)

If I’d put money down a year or two ago, I would have expected that my first published work would have been a paper for my lab. 396 more words


'Diversity,' feminized work, and other truth bombs at ACRL 2017

Our profession is steeped in a murky racial and gendered history. When Roxane Gay came on stage, the first thing she said to us was “man, there’s a lot of white people in this room.” And, she’s right. 562 more words

At the Helm: Leading Transformation Academic Colleges and Research Libraries (ACRL) 2017

Blustery winds rolling off the harbor and the Baltimore Orioles baseball stadium served as the backdrop for the 2017 Academic Colleges and Research Libraries Conference. This year’s theme, … 454 more words


Association for Colleges and Research Libraries Conference, Baltimore, Md

On March 22nd – 25th, I attended at the Association for Colleges and Research Libraries Conference held in Baltimore, Md. Traditionally, I have followed the teaching and learning track at ACRL, this year I wanted to focus more of the leadership and admin sessions. 883 more words


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