Events

Upcoming ACRL/NY Events

  • ACRL/NY Mentoring Program and New Librarians Discussion Group End-of-Year Meeting RSVP: https://acrlnyforms.wufoo.com/forms/acrlny-mentoring-and-new-librarians-meeting/ Join us to celebrate the end of the academic year and to discuss the benefits of mentoring and support for new academic librarians. We will network, reflect on the past, plan for the future, and have a focused discussion on diversity and inclusion in the job search, and in the workplace. Your input will ...
  • ACRL/NY Shut Up & Write! Event + Discussion and Networking — May 31, 5:30 PM 5/31 ACRL/NY Shut Up & Write! Event + Discussion and Networking DESCRIPTION: Do you have an article draft you need to work on? An outline to refine? A book proposal to begin? Even a totally half-baked research idea to flesh out on paper? Okay, so answer this: are you your own worst enemy ...
  • Call for Proposals: deadline extended to Wed May 10, 2017 — 2017 ACRL/NY Annual Symposium Call for Proposals: 2017 ACRL/NY Annual Symposium “The Academic Library Mission Within the Twenty-First Century Information Environment The Greater New York Metropolitan Area Chapter of ACRL (ACRL/NY) is soliciting presentation proposals for its December 1st 2017 Symposium. The theme of this year’s Symposium is the academic library mission within the twenty-first century information environment. The planning committee is ...
  • ACRL/NY Distance Learning Discussion Group Meeting: May 12, 2017 Are you curious about Accessibility and Universal Design? Have you heard these words but aren’t sure what they mean? Do you want to know more? Then come to this FREE engaging discussion – Refreshments will be served! ACRL’s Instruction Section has created this overview of Accessibility and Universal Design that everyone can take a look at before ...
  • Call for Proposals: 2017 ACRL/NY Annual Symposium – Deadline: May 5, 2017 The Greater New York Metropolitan Area Chapter of ACRL (ACRL/NY) is soliciting presentation proposals for its December 1st 2017 Annual Symposium. The theme of this year’s Annual Symposium is the academic library mission within the twenty-first century information environment. The planning committee is accepting proposals for 20-minute presentations on the following three topics: Ways in which librarians at ...
  • Shut Up & Write! + Discussion and Networking – April 20th 2017 Do you have an article draft you need to work on? An outline to refine? A book proposal to begin? Even a totally half-baked research idea to flesh out on paper? Okay, so answer this: are you your own worst enemy when it comes to putting nose to the grindstone? This event ...
  • ACRL/NY 2017 Symposium CFP The Greater New York Metropolitan Area Chapter of ACRL is soliciting presentation proposals for its December 1st 2017 Symposium. The theme of this year’s Symposium is the academic library mission within the twenty-first century information environment. The planning committee is accepting proposals for 20-minute presentations on the following three topics: 1) Ways in which librarians at institutions with ...
  • ACRL/NY Spring 2017 Meet-n-Greet– May 24, 2017 ACRL/NY invites librarians, archivists, library professionals and LIS students to join us for our spring social gathering and networking event on May 24, 2017. The free event will provide a great opportunity to network with colleagues, meet the ACRL/NY Executive Board members, and have some fun! Refreshments to be served. Please join us at what will certainly ...
  • The Long Island University Libraries Ethnographic Study (presentation) – April 21, 2017 LACUNY & ACRL/NY PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEES, PRESENTATION for ACRL/NY and LACUNY members: The LIU Libraries Ethnographic Study: Librarians-turned-Ethnographers Share their Experiences From 2012-2016 Long Island University Libraries conducted a large scale ethnographic study to better understand how students study in the library, conduct their research, and use different sources. The research team analyzed over 1000 survey responses, ...
  • ACRL/NY’s Research & Writing Support Group – April 20, 2017 – CUNY Graduate Center, New York, NY   “Shut Up and Write!” DESCRIPTION: Do you have an article draft you need to work on? An outline to refine? A book proposal to begin? Even a totally half-baked research idea to flesh out on paper? Okay, so answer this: are you your own worst enemy when it comes to putting nose to ...

Other Upcoming Academic and Research Library-Related Events

  • Global OA Webinar: Spotlight on Africa — Webinar online — June 7, 2017 The LACUNY Scholarly Communications Roundtable invites you to our second annual webinar on Global OA: Open Access in Africa Webinar June 7, 2017 10am RSVP for webinar instructions: http://bit.ly/oa-africa Join us online for presentations and conversation with: ​ Dr. Williams Nwagwu, Head, CODESRIA Documentation, Information and Communication Centre (CODICE), Dakar, Senegal http://www.codesria.org Open Access Initiatives in Africa — Structure, Incentives and Disincentives http://bit.ly/oa-africa-nwagwu Counterpoints about Predatory Open ...
  • New METRO Library Instruction Meetup in the New METRO Space — June 14, 4:30 PM Calling All Instruction Librarians: What Keeps You (and Your Colleagues) Up at Night? Plus: Launching the New METRO Library Instruction Meetup in the New METRO Space! Join us for an exciting and productive 2-part event. First, we will explore the new METRO presentation, workshop, and studio facilities, and discuss the opportunities afforded to build our community and ...
  • 2017 PR XChange Award Winners Announced The PR XChange Committee is delighted to announce the winners of this year’s PR XChange Awards Competition. The PR XChange Committee is charged with coordinating the annual awards competition, under the direction of the Public Relations and Marketing Community of Practice, Library Leadership and Management Association (LLAMA). Over 390 entries in print and electronic formats ...
  • Save The Date, Librarianship and Information Literacy in the Post-Truth Era, June 13, 2017 Save The Date Librarianship and Information Literacy in the Post-Truth Era Join us on Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at Walsh Library, Fordham University (Rose Hill campus), for a panel discussion on issues facing librarians in today’s world of fake news and its impact on information literacy. This event is sponsored by WALDO (Westchester Academic Library Directors Organization) ...
  • Spring 2017 METRO Outreach and Advocacy SIG meeting, May 25, 2017 Academic and Public Libraries engage with the community in promoting our value by providing information services to empower our users. We strive to be inclusive and to serve the needs of all community members, including vulnerable members of the population. The theme of our Spring 2017 METRO Outreach and Advocacy SIG meeting is Outreach ...
  • Library Marketing and Communications Conference – Addison, TX – November 16-17, 2017 The Planning Committee for the Library Marketing and Communications Conference has taken your feedback to heart in planning our 2017 event. We are happy to announce that we have dates and a location for this year’s conference! Grab Your Calendars! Dates: November 16–17, 2017 Location: InterContinental Dallas 15201 Dallas Parkway Addison, Texas 75001 Registration Fees: Early Bird: $349 (ends July 28) Regular Price: $425 ...
  • Envisioning New Open Access Journal Models: Editors and Librarians in Conversation – CUNY Graduate Center – Friday, April 28 Location: CUNY Graduate Center, Room 8400 Date & Time: Friday, April 28, 3-5pm The LACUNY Scholarly Communications and Serials Roundtables invite you to join OA journal editors Chris Eliot, Philosophy, Theory, and Practice in Biology (PTPBio), Renee McGarry, Art History Pedagogy & Practice, and Laura Kane, Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy (JITP) for an informal, engaging ...
  • NELIG Annual Conference – Fitchburg State University – June 9, 2017 Designing Your Instruction: Lessons, Programs, and Spaces The New England Library Instruction Group is pleased to announce its annual conference, which will be held Friday, June 9, 2017 at Fitchburg State University in Fitchburg, Massachusetts. The program, “Designing Your Instruction: Lessons, Programs, and Spaces,” will explore ways that librarians incorporate design in developing information literacy lessons, ...
  • Registration Now Open – 2017 LACUNY Institute, The Future of Librarianship: Exploring what’s next for the Academic Librarian Registration Now Open 2017 LACUNY Institute The Future of Librarianship: Exploring what’s next for the Academic Librarian Friday May 19, 2017 LaGuardia Community College, CUNY Registration is now open for the 2017 LACUNY Institute 2017: The Future of Librarianship: Exploring what’s next for the Academic Librarian, the annual institute presented by the Library Association of the City University of New ...
  • 2017 Spring ENY/ACRL Conference – May 22, 2017 Libraries and librarians are essential community partners in connecting people and providing information, services, and support to anyone who asks.  Yet many times we go unnoticed for, or people are unaware of, all of the wonderful things that we do.  Why?  The Hollywood Librarian writer/producer Annie Seidl has quipped, “they have more cardholders than Visa, more customers ...
  • Building Bridges: 2017 LARC /WLA Joint Annual Conference – May 5, 2017 – Palisades, NY Two library associations, the Westchester Library Association and the Library Association of Rockland County will co-sponsor the Building Bridges: 2017 LARC – WLA Annual Conference in Rockland County, a few minutes south of the Tappan Zee Bridge. Come learn new things, meet new people and earn more CE credits. The theme of the conference was ...
  • Scholarship of Teaching & Learning Virtual Discussion Forum Series Join the ACRL Student Learning & Information Literacy Committee and the ACRL Instruction Section for a two-part interactive discussion series on the scholarship of teaching and learning (SoTL). This free series will provide the opportunity to engage with leading SoTL scholars to learn more about this exciting area of scholarly inquiry. More information is available ...
  • ACRL NY Chapter — Proposals — Due May 5, 2017 — Please excuse the cross-postings — The Greater New York Metropolitan Area Chapter of ACRL is soliciting presentation proposals for its December 1st 2017 Symposium. The theme of this year’s Symposium is the definition and execution of the academic library mission in the twenty-first century information environment. The Planning Committee is soliciting proposals for 20-minute presentations on ...
  • Article Submissions — Marketing Libraries Journal (MLJ) — June 1, 2017 **Please excuse the cross postings*** Marketing Libraries Journal (MLJ) is a new peer-reviewed, independently published, open access journal that focuses on innovative marketing activities that libraries are engaged in. Our aim is to publish research and practical examples of library marketing campaigns, library marketing research, public relations campaigns, SWOT analysis, segmentation research, assessment of marketing ...
  • Register for the LACUNY Institute 2017: The Future of Librarianship: Exploring what’s next for the Academic Librarian On behalf of the conference organizing committee, I invite you to register for the LACUNY Institute 2017: The Future of Librarianship: Exploring what’s next for the Academic Librarian, the annual institute presented by the Library Association of the City University of New York. The institute will be held on May 19th 2017 in Long Island City, ...
  • Call for Proposals: Designing your Instruction-Lessons, Programs, and Spaces, NELIG Annual Program, June 9, 2017 Designing your Instruction: Lessons, Programs, and Spaces NELIG Annual Program, June 9, 2017 @ Fitchburg State University Call for Proposals The New England Library Instruction Group (NELIG), an interest group of ACRL New England, requests breakout session proposals for its Annual Program entitled “Designing Your Instruction” to be held at Fitchburg State University, in Fitchburg, MA, on Friday, ...
  • Call for Lightning Round and Poster Session Presenters — ENY/ACRL Spring Conference — May 23, 2017 CALL FOR LIGHTNING ROUND AND POSTER SESSION PRESENTERS The Eastern New York Chapter of ACRL invites presenters for Lightning Rounds and Poster Sessions at its Spring Conference which will be held Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at Siena College in Loudonville, NY. This year’s conference theme, Hiding in Plain Sight, explores the ways in which libraries ...
  • SAVE THE DATE — ENY/ACRL Spring 2017 Conference — May 23, 2017 ENY/ACRL Spring 2017 Conference SAVE THE DATE! Libraries and librarians are essential community partners in connecting people and providing information, services, and support. Yet many times we go unnoticed or people are unaware of all of the wonderful things that we do. The Hollywood Librarian writer/producer Anne Seidl has quipped, “they have more cardholders than Visa, more customers than Amazon, ...
  • Siena College’s 4th Annual Leadership Institute for Academic Library Managers — July 30 th-August 4, 2017 Siena College’s 4th Annual Leadership Institute for Academic Library Managers Sunday, July 30 through Friday August 4, 2017 A seminar style program offering the principles and best practices of management applied to academic library settings through readings, discussion, group work, and exercises. The program is designed to help participants develop skill sets that will enhance their position to be ...
  • Call for Proposals: Librarianship and Information Literacy in the Post-Truth Era — WALDO Panel Discussion, June 13th Librarianship and Information Literacy in the Post-Truth Era “Circumstances in which objective facts are less influential in shaping public opinion than appeals to emotion and personal belief.” The 2016 Oxford English Dictionary definition of post-truth Call for Proposals for a Panel Discussion Fordham University’s Walsh Library, Rose Hill Campus June 13th, 2017, 9-12 noon, the O’Hare ...
  • REGISTRATION NOW OPEN: ACRL/New England Annual Conference, May 12 2017 – Join Us in Burlington! The Association of College and Research Libraries New England Chapter invites you to attend its 2017 Annual Conference: Reframing Librarianship in the 21st Century Friday, May 12 at the Davis Center, University of Vermont, in Burlington, VT. REGISTRATION NOW OPEN It is an era of reinvention for college and research libraries. Whether we work in cataloging and metadata, scholarly ...
  • Save the Date / Call for Proposals! — 2017 Connecticut Information Literacy Conference Friday, June 16, 2017 — Manchester, Connecticut Save the Date / Call for Proposals! The IL Connection: From How We Learn to Now We Learn 2017 Connecticut Information Literacy Conference Friday, June 16, 2017 Manchester Community College Manchester, Connecticut 8:30 am – 3:00 pm We all know that the learning process is different for each individual. How does one create meaningful instruction to address all of these different learning styles? One ...
  • Deadline extended — Call for proposals, SUNYLA 2017 Annual Conference SUNYLA 2017 Annual Conference The Global Library: Diversity through Collections, Spaces & Services June 14-16 at Stony Brook University Call for Proposals DEADLINE EXTENDED: Submit proposals by Tuesday, February 14, 2017 There is no time like the present to celebrate libraries as institutions supporting inquiry and access to information while exploring opportunities for inclusivity in our research and practice. On June ...
  • Call for Proposals The Future of Librarianship: Exploring what’s next for the Academic Librarian LACUNY Institute 2017 ***Please Excuse Cross Postings**** Call for Proposals The Future of Librarianship: Exploring what’s next for the Academic Librarian LACUNY Institute 2017 Date: May 19, 2017 Location: LaGuardia Community College, City University of New York Keynote Speaker: TBA Submission Deadline: February 1, 2017 Submission Form Librarians cannot predict the future but they can speculate about it. . . The LACUNY Institute 2017 is seeking futuristic proposals ...
  • Call for Proposals — LACUNY Institute 2017, May 19, 2017 — Queens, NY Call for Proposals: The Future of Librarianship: Exploring what’s next for the Academic Librarian LACUNY Institute 2017 Date: May 19, 2017 Location: LaGuardia Community College, City University of New York Keynote Speaker: TBA Submission Deadline: February 1, 2017 Submission Form Librarians cannot predict the future but they can speculate about it. . . The LACUNY Institute 2017 is seeking futuristic proposals that think ...
  • Call for proposals — 2017 ACRL-NEC Annual Conference, May 12 — Burlington, VT The Association of College and Research Libraries, New England Chapter (http://www.acrlnec.org/) invites you to submit a proposal to present at the 2017 ACRL-NEC Annual Conference: Reframing Librarianship in the 21st Century Friday, May 12 @University of Vermont Conference Center, Burlington, VT. http://conference2017.acrlnec.org/ It is an era of reinvention for college and research libraries. Whether we work in ...

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