Announcement: ACRL/NY Connections Spring 2014 – and new website!
Tour of the New York Botanical Garden Library
New Ideas for Mid-Career Librarians – Panel
ACRL/NY 2013 Symposium Planning Committee
ACRL/NY Presents Demystifying the Hiring Process, April 24, 2014

News

  • User Experience Discussion Group, ACRL/NY, Mercy College, Friday April 17 Greetings Colleagues, Join us on Friday April 17 from 9:30am-10:45am at Mercy College (66 W 35th St, corner 6th Avenue in Manhattan) for a lively discussion on Accessibility issues relating to User Experience. Libraries are designed to provide access to physical collections, electronic materials, services, and resources. However, there is growing literature on access issues such as:      ...
  • Baruch College’s 18th Annual Teaching & Technology Conference, Baruch College, April 17, 2015 Baruch College will hold its Eighteenth Annual Conference on Teaching and Technology on Friday, April 17, 2015. Our keynote speaker will be Gary E. Miller, Executive Director Emeritus of the Penn State World Campus, the e-learning campus of The Pennsylvania State University. This year’s program will include presentations by faculty and students about: * Geospatial data resources * 3-D ...
  • LACUNY Institute 2015: Privacy and Surveillance, LACUNY, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, May 8, 2015 Privacy and Surveillance: Library Advocacy for the 21st Century Friday, May 8 from 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM John Jay College of Criminal Justice The LACUNY Institute is an annual, one-day conference open to LIS professionals, students, and the general public. It is organized by the Library Association of the City University of New York (LACUNY), and although ...

Upcoming ACRL/NY Events

  • User Experience Discussion Group, ACRL/NY, Mercy College, Friday April 17 Greetings Colleagues, Join us on Friday April 17 from 9:30am-10:45am at Mercy College (66 W 35th St, corner 6th Avenue in Manhattan) for a lively discussion on Accessibility issues relating to User Experience. Libraries are designed to provide access to physical collections, electronic materials, services, and resources. However, there is growing literature on access issues such as:      ...
  • Research/Writing Support Group Meeting, ACRL/NY, Mercy College, Manhattan, Friday, March 20, 2015 ACRL/NY invites all ACRL/NY members interested in the craft of writing and research are invited to attend a gathering of like-minded people on March 20. We see this as an opportunity to share ideas and to help one another achieve our goals in the challenging task of writing and getting published. Come join us on ...
  • Mid Career Librarianship, LACUNY and ACRL/NY, CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, Friday April 24, 2015 The LACUNY Professional Development Committee and ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee are pleased to offer a half day event, both on MID CAREER LIBRARIANSHIP by Dr. James G.  Neal,  University Librarian Emeritus of Columbia University Libraries, and followed by a presentation on MANAGING EFFECTIVE COMMITTEE WORK, by ACRL/NY President, Dr. Linda Miles, Librarian for Public Services ...
  • Assessment in Focus: Fieldwork and Observation — March 19, 2015 METRO & ACRL/NY present: Assessment in Focus: Fieldwork and Observation, Nancy Fried Foster (Speaker) March 19, 2015 – 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM Speaker: Nancy Fried Foster Nancy Fried Foster is Senior Anthropologist at Ithaka S+R, where she helps libraries and organizations understand their users and design better spaces, services, and technologies. For almost ten years, Nancy ...
  • ACRL/NY Membership and Upcoming Events Join ACRL/NY for 2015! The start of a new year is the perfect time to get involved in new activities, collaborations, and professional development opportunities. By joining your local academic librarian organization – The Greater New York Metropolitan Area Chapter of the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL/NY) – you can network with colleagues from ...