Events Archive

ACRL/NY Events Archive

  • ACRL/NY Event: 10 Best Tips for New Librarians – Thursday, January 31, 2019 01/15/2019 As a library student, job seeker, or someone new to a library position, what advice or information would you find most useful or necessary? As a mentor what advice would you share? Let’s roll up our sleeves and work together to determine the 10 key things to have in mind. We’ll also share insights from ...
  • ACRL/NY 2018 Symposium: Libraries in Direct Action REGISTRATION IS OPEN 11/13/2018 Call for Presentations: Libraries in Direct Action In 2018, the core values of librarianship, including social responsibility, education, democracy, and intellectual freedom, have faced one challenge after another. This year’s ACRL/NY Symposium will address ways in which academic and research libraries have taken action to confront these challenges and uphold these core values. The ACRL/NY 2018 Symposium will be held on December ...
  • ACRL/NY Invites Members to a Webcast on November 13 from 2:00 p.m – 3:30 p.m. 11/07/2018 ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee Presents an ACRL Webcast on Undergraduate Research and the Academic Librarian: Developing Programs for Undergraduate Researchers When: Tuesday, 11/13/2018 from 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. (EST) ACRL National and ACRL/NY members can register for free by Nov 11 QUEENS Webinar viewing: Host: Prof. Kathryn Shaughnessy Phone : 718-990-1454 LOCATION: St John’s University Libraries, 8000 Utopia Parkway, St. Augustine Hall, Room ...
  • New York Library Club Annual Pre-Holiday Dinner & Scholarship Presentation 11/06/2018 Please join the New York Library Club at Le Midi NYC for our Annual Pre-Holiday Dinner & Gloria Dinerman Scholarship Award Presentation. WHEN: Tuesday, November 13, 2018, 6:00 PM-8:00 PM WHERE: Le Midi NYC,11 E 13th St, New York, NY 10003, New York, NY 10003 DETAILS: The Dinner includes a three-course Prix Fixe meal. Selections are to be made at the ...
  • Call for Lightning Round Proposals: Promoting Libraries in the “Fake News” Era- ACRL National- Library Marketing & Outreach Interest Group (Greater NYC) – Fall 2018 meeting- Tues Nov 20, 2018 (3pm-5pm 10/25/2018 Call for Lightning Round Proposals ACRL National Library Marketing & Outreach (LMaO) Interest Group  (Greater NYC Meetup) Fall 2018 meeting Tues November 20, 2018 Berkeley College, Manhattan Campus,  12 East 41st street,  room B202 3:00pm-5:00pm Promoting Libraries in the “Fake News” Era. The ACRL National Library Marketing & Outreach Interest Group (Greater NYC) is inviting proposals for Lightning Round presentations for our Fall 2018 meeting! We’re looking ...
  • ACRL/NY Management and Leadership Development Discussion Group Meeting – Friday, November 9, 2018 10/24/2018 ACRL/NY Management and Leadership Development – Discussion Group Meeting: Responding to Resilience in Academic Libraries – November 9 Resilience is a major buzzword across many fields, and it is increasingly sought after as a personal and organizational quality to develop. What does resilience mean when it’s applied to libraries and our workplaces? Is resilience a desirable ...
  • Program Slides and Photos from the Program “Innovative Practices in Academic Libraries”, September 28, 2018 10/23/2018 Please see the program slides and photos below from the recent ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee program: Innovative Practices in Academic Libraries WHEN: Thursday, September 28, 2018, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM WHERE: Mercy College, Manhattan Campus 66 W 35th St, New York, NY 10016. Room# 723 (7th Floor). Full Program Details Program Slides Program Pictures
  • Call for Lightning Round Proposals: Promoting Libraries in the “Fake News” Era- ACRL National- Library Marketing & Outreach Interest Group (Greater NYC) – Fall 2018 meeting- Tues Nov 20, 2018 (3pm-5pm) 10/09/2018 Call for Lightning Round Proposals ACRL National Library Marketing & Outreach (LMaO) Interest Group  (Greater NYC Meetup) Fall 2018 meeting Tues November 20, 2018 Berkeley College, Manhattan Campus,  12 East 41st street,  room B202 3:00pm-5:00pm Promoting Libraries in the “Fake News” Era. The ACRL National Library Marketing & Outreach Interest Group (Greater NYC) is inviting proposals for Lightning Round presentations for our Fall 2018 meeting! We’re looking ...
  • ACRL/NY First Year Experience Discussion Group Meeting – Friday, November 9, 2018 10/04/2018 “Launching a Personal Librarian Program at Your Campus: A discussion on collaboration, outreach, teaching, and programming” This meeting is a follow up from the Spring 2018 ACRL/NY FYE Discussion Group event.  Personal Librarianship encompasses the many ways in which academic librarians connect with freshman students, subject faculty, and the various service areas on the campuses in ...
  • Examining Misconceptions about Library Instruction and Developing Library Courses 10-19-2018 10/01/2018 ACRL/NY Professional Development Committees invite you to Fall 2018 Workshop on Examining Misconceptions about Library Instruction and Developing Library Courses WHEN: Friday, October 19, 2018, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM WHERE: Mercy College, Manhattan Campus — 66 W 35th St, New York, NY 10016. Room# 723 (7th Floor). To enter building, show your State Id at the entrance. Directions: https://www.mercy.edu/visit/manhattan-campus/directions-manhattan-campus Please ...
  • Emerging Roles & Positions in the Libraries and Cultivating Career Relationships for Success 10-26-2018 10/01/2018 ACRL/NY Professional Development Committees invite you to Fall 2018 program on Emerging Roles & Positions in the Libraries and Cultivating Career Relationships for Success WHEN: Friday, October 26, 2018, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM WHERE: Mercy College, Manhattan Campus — 66 W 35th St, New York, NY 10016. Room #723 (7th Floor). To enter building, show your State ...
  • ACRL/NY Information Literacy/Instruction Discussion Group Meeting October 12, 2018 09/29/2018 Media literacy in the 21st century: What are effective approaches for library instruction? What are some of the best practices to approach teaching media literacy in the 21st century? What strategies can be implemented that will help students dissect and access information effectively? In recent times, mass media have sometimes blurred the lines reporting news information perceived to be ...
  • ACRL/NY Fall 2018 Meet-n-Greet – Thursday, October 11 09/27/2018 ACRL/NY invites librarians, archivists, library professionals and LIS students to join us for our fall social gathering and networking event on October 11, 2018. Come meet ACRL/NY Executive Board members, discuss the library profession, socialize, and enjoy a drink and refreshments on us. Members and non-members are encouraged to attend. Please join us for a relaxing time ...
  • ACRL/NY Special Collections & Archives – Discussion Group Meeting – October 4 09/26/2018 Please join the ACRL/NY Special Collections and Archives Discussion Group for a meeting at New York City College of Technology (CUNY) in downtown Brooklyn on 4 October 2018 from 10:00am -12:00 pm. We will begin with an approximately thirty minute meeting followed by a tour of the library archives, including a look at the new ...
  • Innovative Practices in Academic Libraries 09/06/2018 ACRL/NY Professional Development Committees invite you to Fall 2018 program on Innovative Practices in Academic Libraries WHEN: Friday, September 28, 2018, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM WHERE: Mercy College, Manhattan Campus — 66 W 35th St, New York, NY 10016. Room# 723 (7th Floor). To enter building, show your State Id at the entrance. Directions: https://www.mercy.edu/visit/manhattan-campus/directions-manhattan-campus Please RSVP by September ...
  • ACRL/NY 2018 Symposium: Libraries in Direct Action – Call for Posters 06/15/2018 ACRL/NY 2018 Symposium: Libraries in Direct Action – Call for Posters ACRL/NY is seeking poster proposals for our upcoming symposium: Libraries in Direct Action. We are specifically looking for poster proposals that showcase micro-actions libraries are taking to mitigate and alleviate barriers to patron success. Sample themes and topics include, but are not limited to: Student wellness and ...
  • ACRL/NY Distance Learning Discussion Group 05/29/2018 Date: June 8, 2018 Time: 9:30-10:45 Where: Mercy College Manhattan, Room 723 Contact: Kathryn Shaughnessy, shaughnk@stjohns.edu Incorporating to Global Research Materials in Library Support and Collaboration Our students are globally-dispersed researchers, the research materials they use should be too! As librarians supporting online learning programs, we are in a position to help students/faculty find and use resources from traditionally underrepresented ...
  • Meeting of the ACRL/NY Graduate Services Discussion Group: June 8, 2018 05/12/2018 Please join the Graduate Services Discussion Group of ACRL-NY on June 8th, 2018 from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Mercy College Campus in Manhattan, room 723. We will be discussing: Meeting students’ information needs in different phases of the graduate lifecycle. How can we enhance our approach? We will also be discussing the following topics:What graduate outreach services ...
  • CALL: Deadline extended to May 11, 2018– Call for Proposals: ACRL/NY 2018 Symposium : Libraries in Direct Action 05/03/2018 Call for Proposals ACRL/NY 2018 Annual Symposium :  Libraries in Direct Action **deadline extended to May 11, 2018** December 7, 2018 Baruch College, City University of New York (CUNY) (Baruch Vertical Campus) In 2018, the core values of librarianship, including social responsibility, education, democracy, and intellectual freedom, have faced one challenge after another. How have academic and research libraries taken action ...
  • Professional Practice Series: Developing a Vision & Cultivating a Career Path 04/19/2018 What do you know about yourself as a professional or professional-to-be? What work is most meaningful for you? It is important to visualize a destination: Who will you work with? What will you help them accomplish? Whether you’re a library student — just beginning to think through what your life as a working professional might ...
  • ACRL/NY 2018 Symposium–December 7, 2018 — Baruch College–NY, NY 04/16/2018 **Please excuse the cross-posts*** Call for Presentations ACRL/NY 2018 Symposium : Libraries in Direct Action December 7, 2018 Baruch College, City University of New York (CUNY) Baruch Vertical Campus In 2018, the core values of librarianship, including social responsibility, education, democracy, and intellectual freedom, have faced one challenge after another. How have academic and research libraries taken action to confront ...
  • ACRL/NY First Year Experience Discussion Group Meeting Spring 2018–Fri May 18, 2018–Mercy College, NY, NY 04/09/2018 *** Please excuse any cross-postings *** ACRL/NY First Year Experience Discussion Group Meeting Spring 2018 Fri May 18, 2018, 9:30am-10:45am Jump Start A Personal Librarian Program at Your College! Many Personal Librarian Programs are designed to help First Year Students succeed as they enter college. “Personal Librarians” are the points of contact with incoming students and they can help students navigate their ...
  • Webcast: Data-Driven Library Budgeting 04/03/2018 ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee Presents ACRL Webcast on Data-Driven Library Budgeting When: Thursday, April 5, 2018, 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM Where: ACRL National and ACRL/NY members can register for free at one of these sites. Manhattan College Viewing: Manhattan College, O’Malley Library, Room 404C. Please register for the event using this URL: https://bit.ly/2IpN01g Directions to Manhattan College: https://manhattan.edu/admissions/visit/maps-directions.php For more information, contact ...
  • A Tour of the Dag Hammarskjold Library at the United Nations 04/03/2018 ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee invites you to a tour of the: Dag Hammarskjold Library At the United Nations, New York City When: Thursday, July 19, 2018, 1:30 PM to 4:00 PM Program Organizer and Moderator: Prof. Kanu A. Nagra, Chair ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee Those attending should meet at the entrance at 46th Street and 1st Avenue at 1:20 PM. For ...
  • Program Slides and Photos from the Program “Enhancing Impact of Library Instruction on Student Learning and Success”, March 15, 2018 03/20/2018 Please see the program slides and photos below from the recent ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee program: Enhancing Impact of Library Instruction on Student Learning and Success WHEN: Thursday, March 15, 2018, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM WHERE: Mercy College, Manhattan Campus 66 W 35th St, New York, NY 10016. Room# 729 (7th Floor). Full Program Details Program Slides Learning Communities and ...
  • Program Slides and Photos from Workshop on Data Visualization and Bringing Mindfulness to the Desk, Classroom and in the Stacks, March 8, 2018 03/15/2018 Please see the program slides and photos below from the recent ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee workshop: Data Visualization and Bringing Mindfulness to the Desk, Classroom and in the Stacks WHEN: Thursday, March 8, 2018, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM WHERE: Mercy College, Manhattan Campus 66 W 35th St, New York, NY 10016. Room# 729 (7th Floor). Full Program Details Program ...
  • ACRL National- Library Marketing & Outreach Interest Group (NYC) – “Beyond Book Displays: Leveraging Special and Archival Collections” – Berkeley College, Manhattan Campus, 3/23 03/08/2018 ACRL National Library Marketing & Outreach (LMaO) Interest Group (Greater NYC Meetup) Spring 2018 meeting Fri March 23, 2018   3pm-5pm– Berkeley College, Manhattan Campus Register Now: Beyond Book Displays: Leveraging Special and Archival Collections to Up Your Library’s Marketing Game Presenters: Shawn(ta) Smith-Cruz, Head of Reference, CUNY Graduate Center Archival Curation at the Graduate Center Library: From Display to Collaborative Exhibition Thomas Lannon, Assistant Director for Manuscripts, ...
  • Spring 2018 ACRL/NY User Experience Discussion Group Meeting 02/28/2018 Spring 2018 ACRL/NY User Experience Discussion Group Meeting Friday March 16, 2018 3:00pm-4:30pm at Mercy College Manhattan Campus Please join the ACRL/NY User Experience Discussion Group for a discussion on free and low-cost UX tools for improving your library web sites! Billie Cotterman, new co-chair of our UX discussion group, and Instruction and Digital Services Librarian at ...
  • Spring 2018 ACRL/NY User Experience Discussion Group Meeting 02/16/2018 Spring 2018 ACRL/NY User Experience Discussion Group Meeting Friday March 16, 2018 3:00pm-4:30pm at Mercy College Manhattan Campus Please join the ACRL/NY User Experience Discussion Group for a discussion on free and low-cost UX tools for improving your library web sites! Billie Cotterman, new co-chair of our UX discussion group, and Instruction and Digital Services Librarian at Metropolitan College ...
  • CFP: “Beyond Book Displays: Leveraging Special and Archival Collections to Up Your Library’s Marketing Game” 02/16/2018 ACRL National Library Marketing & Outreach (LMaO) Interest Group (Greater NYCA Meetup) Spring 2018 meeting Call for Presenters: “Beyond Book Displays: Leveraging Special and Archival Collections to Up Your Library’s Marketing Game”  Are you an information professional who has creatively leveraged archival materials or special collections to market your library’s services, resources, collections or expertise? Or are you an archives or special collections ...
  • Workshop on Data Visualization and Bringing Mindfulness to the Desk, Classroom and in the Stacks – 3-8-18 02/10/2018 ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee invites you to a Spring 2018 workshop on: Big Picture in Statistical Frame-A Data Visualization Project of Electronic Resources And Loving Kindness at Your Library: Bringing Mindfulness to the Desk, in the Classroom, and in the Stacks WHEN: Thursday, March 8, 2018, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM WHERE: Mercy College, Manhattan CampusA�– 66 W 35th St, ...
  • Enhancing Impact of Library Instruction on Student Learning and Success – 3-15-18 02/09/2018 ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee invites you to a Spring 2018 program: Enhancing Impact of Library Instruction on Student Learning and Success WHEN: Thursday, March 15, 2018, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM WHERE: Mercy College, Manhattan CampusA�– 66 W 35th St, New York, NY 10016. Room# 729 (7th Floor). To enter building, show your CUNY and /or State ID at ...
  • ACRL/NY Special Collection and Archives Discussion Group – Meeting, 3/13/18 02/02/2018 ACRL/NY Special Collections & Archives Please join the ACRL/NY Special Collection and Archives Discussion Group for a meeting at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts. We will begin with an approximately one hour meeting followed by a special tour of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Music Division led by curator Bob Kosovsky. Location: The ...
  • Slides from the Integrating Multicultural Elements in Library Instruction to Cultivate Information Literacy Skills in Students 12/13/2017 Please see the slides below from the recent ACRL/NY and LACUNY program on Integrating Multicultural Elements WHEN: Friday, December 8, 2017, 1:30 PM to 4:00 PM WHERE: Mercy College, Manhattan CampusA�a�� 66 W 35th St, New York, NY 10016. Room# 704A (7th Floor). To enter building, show your CUNY and /or State ID at the entrance. Program ...
  • Developing Credit-Bearing Information Literacy Courses – 11/29/17 11/02/2017 Professional Development Committee Presents Fall 2017 Program: Developing Credit-Bearing Information Literacy Courses WHEN: Wednesday Nov 29, 2017 From 9:45AM -NOON WHERE: 199 Chambers Street, Borough of Manhattan Community College Library S410M – Smart Classroom at 4th Floor (Attendees will need to bring their CUNY or State ID to enter the building) PROGRAM MODERATOR: Dr. Kanu Nagra, Borough of Manhattan Community ...
  • ACRL National viewing of ‘Zotero- Using and Supporting the Bibliographic Power Tool’ – 11/9/17 11/02/2017 ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee presents a viewing of: Zotero: Using and Supporting the Bibliographic Power Tool When: Thursday, 11/9/2017 from 2:00 PM-3:00 PM (EST) Where: ACRL National and ACRL/NY Members can register for free at one of these three sites by Nov 7 Manhattan College Viewing: Manhattan College – O’Malley Library, Room 410 4513 Manhattan College Parkway, Bronx Contact: Laurin Paradise, lparadise01@manhattan.edu Registration: ...
  • ACRL/NY New Librariansa�� Discussion Group and Mentoring Program – Professional Practice Series: Building, Enriching, and Maintaining Relationships – November 14, 2017 10/27/2017 Relationships can play important roles in our professional lives. They can help us navigate various landscapes and support us through difficult and challenging stages. They exist in many forms, and at many levels a�� from mentors, to colleagues, to supervisors. There are people we work closely with, and those we may never meet in person. ...
  • ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee call for sessions – Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 10/06/2017 ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee is currently seeking 45-minute session and 25-minute short-talk proposals for Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 Professional development events. All topics related to libraries and professional development of library community are welcome! Some suggestions include, but are not limited to: Fostering staff morale and engagement Emerging technologies & trends Developing credit bearing courses in libraries Information literacy ...
  • ACRL/NY Annual Symposium a�?The Missiona�? – Friday, December 1, 2017 10/05/2017 Register now for the 2017 ACRL/NY Annual Symposium a�?The Mission,a�? that will be held on Friday, December 1, 2017, at the Vertical Campus of Baruch College, CUNY. The 2017 Annual Symposium will be a day to take stock of the history of our profession and its contemporary challenges and opportunities, and to revisit the academic and ...
  • Call for Proposals: 2017 ACRL/NY Annual Symposium Scholarships for Students & Librarians (deadline: October 6, 2017) 10/05/2017 Are you interested in where academic libraries are headed? The 2017 ACRL/NY Annual Symposium will be a day to take stock of the history of our profession and its contemporary challenges and opportunities. We hope to revisit the academic and research library core mission of mediator between student, faculty and researcher populations and the wider ...
  • Advocating for Credit Bearing Information Literacy Courses – ACRL/NY Discussion Group Meeting, 10/6/17 09/29/2017 Advocating for Credit Bearing Information Literacy Courses Joint Meeting – First Year Experience & Information Literacy Instruction Discussion Groups Are you interested in developing credit-bearing Information Literacy courses at your college? Are you interested in creating classes specifically for First Year Students, or for specific majors? Come to our meeting on Friday October 6, 2017 and learn ...
  • ACRL/NY 2017 Symposium Scholarships for Students & Librarians 09/18/2017 Are you interested in where academic libraries are headed? The 2017 ACRL/NY Symposium will be a day to take stock of the history of our profession and its contemporary challenges and opportunities, and to revisit the academic and research library core mission of mediator between student, faculty and researcher populations and the wider information world. ...
  • Call for Poster Proposals- ACRL/NY Annual Symposium, December 1, 2017 – deadline: September 4, 2017 08/26/2017 Call for Poster Proposals: 2017 ACRL/NY Annual Symposium The Greater New York Metropolitan Chapter of ACRL (ACRL/NY) is soliciting poster proposals for its Annual Symposium which will be held on December 1, 2017 at Baruch College, City University of New York (CUNY). The theme of this yeara��s symposium is exploring the mission of academic and research libraries ...
  • Social Justice Summit: The Power of Active & Engaged Librarianship — July 19, 2017 — Binghamton, NY 06/30/2017 Social Justice Summit: The Power of Active & Engaged Librarianship Binghamton University Libraries & South Central Regional Library Council are co-sponsoring a one-day Summit! When: Wednesday, July 19, 2017; 8:30am – 4:00pm Where: Binghamton University What: A one-day Summit designed as a call to action for library workersa��directors, librarians, staffa��everyone! Participants will leave with an action plan to ...
  • The Mission: Exploring the Mission of Academic and Research Libraries in the 21st Century Information Environment a�� 2017 ACRL/NY Annual Symposium a�� December 1, 2017 06/27/2017 ***Please excuse cross-posting*** Save the date! Mark your calendars for the 2017 ACRL/NY Annual Symposium! The Mission: Exploring the Mission of Academic and Research Libraries in the 21st Century Information Environment https://acrlny2017symposium.wordpress.com/ When: Friday, December 1, 2017 Where: The William and Anita Newman Vertical Campus Conference Center, Baruch College, City University of New York (CUNY) 55 Lexington Avenue (at 24th Street) Room ...
  • Call for Poster Submissions: 2017 ACRL/NY Annual Symposium, deadline September 4, 2017, New York, NY 06/20/2017 *** Please excuse cross postings *** Call for Poster Submissions: 2017 ACRL/NY Annual Symposium The Greater New York Metropolitan Area Chapter of ACRL is soliciting poster proposals for its December 1st 2017 Symposium. The theme of this yeara��s symposium is exploring the mission of academic and research libraries in the 21st century information environment. We are interested ...
  • ACRL/NY Information Literacy/Instruction Discussion Group Meeting: June 9, 2017 05/31/2017 Beyond Scholarly vs. Popular: Where ElseA�Scholarly Communication Engages Information Literacy How important is understanding the scholarly communication landscape to your students? What and how do you teach? It probably begins with showing the difference between scholarly periodicals and popular magazines. Maybe you go on to cover the information cycle, copyright, or open access inA�yourA�information literacy instruction. And ...
  • ACRL/NY Mentoring Program and New Librarians Discussion Group End-of-Year Meeting 05/26/2017 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 05/24/2017 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 05/08/2017 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 yeara��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 04/28/2017 Are you curious about Accessibility and Universal Design? Have you heard these words but arena��t sure what they mean? Do you want to know more? Then come to this FREE engaging discussion – Refreshments will be served! ACRLa��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 04/24/2017 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 yeara��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 04/12/2017 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 04/11/2017 The Greater New York Metropolitan Area Chapter of ACRL is soliciting presentation proposals for its December 1st 2017 Symposium. The theme of this yeara��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 ...
  • Save the Date: ACRL/NY User Experience (UX) Discussion Group Meeting – Friday, April 7, 2017 04/04/2017 Friday April 7, 2017 | 9:30am-10:45am | Mercy College, Manhattan Campus Mobile UX: Best Practices in Web Design and Content Management Professor Valerie Forrestal, Web Services Librarian at the College of Staten Island, CUNY, will lead a lively discussion about usability issues for mobile web site development. She will discuss various aspects of usability such as consistency, ...
  • Mobile UX: Best Practices in Web Design and Content Management – ACRL/NY User Experience (UX) Discussion Group Meeting 04/03/2017 Save the Date: ACRL/NY User Experience (UX) Discussion Group Meeting Friday April 7, 2017 | 9:30am-10:45am | Mercy College, Manhattan Campus Mobile UX: Best Practices in Web Design and Content Management Professor Valerie Forrestal, Web Services Librarian at the College of Staten Island, CUNY, will lead a lively discussion about usability issues for mobile web site development. She ...
  • ACRL NY Chapter — Proposals — Due May 5, 2017 03/29/2017 — 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 yeara��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 ...
  • ACRL National Library Marketing & Outreach Interest Group Greater NYC Meetup — March 31, 2017, 3-5pm — Berkeley College, Manhattan Campus 03/27/2017 ****Please excuse cross posting**** ACRL National Library Marketing & Outreach Interest Group Greater NYC Meetup Assessment for Marketing & Outreach Activities Spring 2017 meeting Berkeley College, Manhattan Campus, room 603 Fri March 31, 2017- 3pm-5pm When: Friday March 31, 2017, 3:00pm-5:00pm Where: Berkeley College, Manhattan Campus, 3 East 43rd Street, 6th floor, room 603, New York, NY (2 minute walk from Grand Central ...
  • ACRL/NY Spring 2017 Meet-n-Greeta�� May 24, 2017 03/21/2017 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 ...
  • Mobile UX: Best Practices in Web Design and Content Management — April 7, 2017 — Mercy College, NY 03/07/2017 *****Please excuse our cross-postings***** Save the Date: ACRL/NY User Experience (UX) Discussion Group Meeting Mobile UX: Best Practices in Web Design and Content Management Professor Valerie Forrestal, Web Services Librarian at the College of Staten Island, CUNY, will lead a lively discussion about usability issues for mobile web site development. She will discuss various aspects of usability such ...
  • The Long Island University Libraries Ethnographic Study (presentation) – April 21, 2017 03/06/2017 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 Webcast – Essentials of Usability Design for Library Research Guides – 3/8/17 03/06/2017 ACRL/NY Webcast Upcoming ACRL/NY Webcast Essentials of Usability Design for Library Research Guides will be held on two locations at CUNY and SUNY on March 8, 2017 at 2 PM (EST) Please RSVP to any of these locations to attend : CUNY Hostos Community College Library (For RSVP and contact details : Haruko Yamauchi at hyamauchi@hostos.cuny.edu) SUNY Purchase College ...
  • ACRL/NYa��s Research & Writing Support Group – April 20, 2017 – CUNY Graduate Center, New York, NY 03/03/2017   a�?Shut Up and Write!a�? 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 ...
  • ACRL/NY’s Research & Writing Support Group – March 15, 2017 – CUNY Graduate Center, New York, NY 03/03/2017 Developing a Creative, Focused, and Accountable Writing Practice, facilitated by Susanne Markgren and Linda Miles DESCRIPTION: Are you at a loss when it comes to understanding the ins and outs of writing and publishing? Do you struggle with finding ideas or developing them into practical projects? In this hands-on workshop, we will explore ways to enhance ...
  • Assessment for Marketing & Outreach Activities Spring 2017 Meeting – Berkeley College, Manhattan Campus, room 603 Fri March 31, 2017- 3pm-5pm – New York, NY 03/03/2017 ****Please excuse cross posting**** Call for Lightning Round Presentations ACRL National Library Marketing & Outreach Interest Group Greater NYC Meetup Assessment for Marketing & Outreach Activities Spring 2017 meeting ****new date***** Berkeley College, Manhattan Campus, room 603 Fri March 31, 2017– 3pm-5pm The ACRL National Library Marketing & Outreach Interest Group (Greater NYC) is inviting proposals for Lightning Round Presentations for our Spring ...
  • ACRL/NY First Year Experience Discussion Group Meeting- Friday March 17, 2017- 9:30am-10:45am – Mercy College – New York, NY 03/03/2017 ***Please Excuse Cross-Postings** ACRL/NY First Year Experience Discussion Group Meeting Librarians and New Student Orientation A� Are you involved in your college’s New Student Orientation?A� How does your library participate? What types of activities does your library plan? Do you partner with other campus departments when planning New Student Orientation? Perhaps you facilitate workshops just for faculty. Join us ...
  • ACRL 2017 Conference Buddy Program Looking for Mentors 02/23/2017 Dear ACRL members, We anticipate almost 1,000 people will be attending their first ACRL conference in Baltimore. Wea��d like to help our first-time attendees make the most of their conference experience. Experienced conference goers attending ACRL 2017 are invited to be a buddy for a first-time ACRL attendee by providing advice and guidance before or during the ...
  • ACRL/NY First Year Experience Discussion Group Meeting — Mercy College, Manhattan Campus — Friday March 17, 2017 02/15/2017 ACRL/NY First Year Experience Discussion Group Meeting Librarians and New Student Orientation Are you involved in your college’s New Student Orientation? How does your library participate? What types of activities does your library plan? Do you partner with other campus departments when planning New Student Orientation? Perhaps you facilitate workshops just for faculty. Join us for a ...
  • New Date — Call for Lightning Round Presentations ACRL National Library Marketing & Outreach Interest Group Greater NYC Meetup 02/12/2017 Call for Lightning Round Presentations ACRL National Library Marketing & Outreach Interest Group Greater NYC Meetup Assessment for Marketing & Outreach Activities Spring 2017 meeting ****new date***** Berkeley College, Manhattan Campus, room 603 Fri March 31, 2017- 3pm-5pm The ACRL National Library Marketing & Outreach Interest Group (Greater NYC) is inviting proposals for Lightning Round Presentations for our Spring 2017 meeting! We are looking ...
  • Beat Procrastination at ACRL/NYa��s Feb 16 a�?Shut Up and Writea�? session 02/09/2017 ACRL/NYa��s Feb 16 “Shut Up and Write” Event 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 ...
  • Call for Lightning Round Presentations ACRL National Library Marketing & Outreach Interest Group Greater NYC Meetup 01/19/2017 Assessment Used for Marketing & Outreach Spring 2017 meeting Berkeley College, Manhattan Campus, room 603 Fri March 24, 2017– 3pm-5pm The ACRL National Library Marketing & Outreach Interest Group (Greater NYC) is inviting proposals for Lightning Round Presentations for our Spring 2017 meeting! We are looking for librarians to share their assessment methods, tools, and strategies in how they measure ...
  • Event Photos – Get-It-Done and Accomplish Goals 12/15/2016 In November, ACRL/NY held an event entitled Get-It-Done and Accomplish Goals- Work/Life Balance and Effective Time Management. Here are some photos from the event
  • Upcoming ACRL/NY a�?Shut Up and Writea�? events a�� Monday, December 19, 2016, at New York City College of Technology (CUNY) and Friday, January 13, 2017, at Mercy College 12/01/2016 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?A�Begun in San ...
  • Deadline extended to register for the ACRL / NY 2016 Symposium, a�?Money and Powera�?. Friday, December 2, 2016, at Baruch College, CUNY 11/23/2016 2016 ACRL/NY Annual Symposium: Money and Power Deadline Extended to noon, Monday 11/28 If there were ever any doubt, current events have reminded us that we can never lose sight of how economic, social, and political power affect our choices as individuals and institutions. Come join the conversation about Money and Power at the ACRL/NY 2016 Symposium ...
  • Register now for the ACRL / NY 2016 Symposium, a�?Money and Powera�?. Friday, December 2, 2016, at Baruch College, CUNY 11/02/2016 Register now for the ACRL / NY 2016 Symposium, a�?Money and Powera�?. The Symposium will take place on Friday, December 2, 2016, at Baruch College, CUNY—Vertical Campus. Economic, social, and political power affect the choices we all make as individuals and as institutions, and academic libraries and archives are far from exempt. Power and money determine ...
  • THIS FRIDAY! ACRL/NY First Year Experience Discussion Group Meeting: Assessment Ideas for First Year Library Instruction Classes – November 18, 2016 10/25/2016 Join us for an engaging discussion on exploring different types of assessment for First Year Library Instruction Classes. Whether you teach credit bearing Information Literacy classes or one-shot sessions, our meeting will focus on talking about different ways we can assess our students. Professor Jesus Sanabria (Bronx Community College, CUNY) will start the meeting by discussing ...
  • ACRL/NY anti-procrastination event: a�?Shut Up and Writea�? – November 10, 2016 10/25/2016 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?A�Begun in San ...
  • Get-It-Done and Accomplish Goals: Work-Life Balance and Effective Time Management 10/25/2016 ACRL/NY and LACUNY Professional Development Committees invite you to Fall 2016 program Get- It- Done and Accomplish Goals: Work-Life Balance and Effective Time Management WHEN: Friday, November 18, 2016, 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM WHERE: The CUNY Gradate Center, 365 5th Avenue, Skylight Room (9th Floor). To enter building, show your CUNY and /or State Id at the ...
  • Our a�?Shut Up and Writea�? Evening a�� 11/10/2016 10/25/2016 Our “Shut Up and Write” Evening 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 ...
  • ACRL/NY 2016 Symposium Scholarships for Students & Librarians – Application Deadline Friday, October 21, 2016 10/18/2016 Apply now for a scholarship to the 2016 ACRL/NY Symposium,A�Money and Power.A�This year’s event,A�produced by the Greater New York Metropolitan Chapter of the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL/NY), will feature speakers and poster sessions addressing the ways that economic, social, and political power affect the choices we all make as individuals and as ...
  • ACRL/NY First Year Experience Discussion Group Meeting: Assessment Ideas for First Year Library Instruction Classes – November 18, 2016 10/12/2016 Join us for an engaging discussion on exploring different types of assessment for First Year Library Instruction Classes. Whether you teach credit bearing Information Literacy classes or one-shot sessions, our meeting will focus on talking about different ways we can assess our students. Professor Jesus Sanabria (Bronx Community College, CUNY) will start the meeting by discussing ...
  • Register Now! 2016 ACRL / NY Annual Symposium, a�?Money and Powera�? – Friday, December 2, 2016 – Baruch College 10/07/2016 Register now for the 2016 ACRL / NY Annual Symposium, a�?Money and Powera�? at https://acrlnysymp2016.wordpress.com/registration/ The Symposium will take place on Friday, December 2, 2016, at the Baruch College’s Vertical Campus Building. Economic, social, and political power affect the choices we all make as individuals and as institutions, and academic libraries and archives are far from exempt. ...
  • Call for Lightning Round Presentations: ACRL National Library Marketing & Outreach Interest Group Greater NYC Meetup 10/04/2016 Putting the Fun In Marketing Your Library Fall 2016 meeting Berkeley College, Manhattan Campus Fri Oct 21, 2016– 3pm-5pm The ACRL National Library Marketing & Outreach Interest Group (Greater NYC) is inviting proposals for Lightning Round Presentations for our Fall 2016 meeting! We’re looking for librarians who would like to share their marketing initiatives that have been fun and ...
  • ACRL/NY 2016 Symposium Scholarships for Students & Librarians – Application Deadline: Friday, October 21, 2016 10/04/2016 Apply now for a scholarship to the 2016 ACRL/NY Symposium, Money and Power at https://acrlnysymp2016.wordpress.com. This year’s event, produced by the Greater New York Metropolitan Chapter of the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL/NY), will feature speakers and poster sessions addressing the ways that economic, social, and political power affect the choices we all ...
  • ACRL/NY Distance Learning Discussion Group meeting: October 21, 2016 10/04/2016 ACRL/NY Distance Learning Discussion Group Meeting Guest Speaker: Kim Mullins, Instructional Design Librarian, LIU Post Adjunct Professor, Palmer School of Library and Information Science Are you curious about the intersection of librarianship, instructional design, and online learning??? Come to this FREE engaging discussion – Refreshments will be served! Join us as we speak with Kim Mullins, Instructional Design Librarian ...
  • ACRL/NY 2016 Symposium Scholarships for Students & Librarians 10/03/2016 ACRL/NY 2016 Symposium Scholarships for Students & Librarians Apply now for a scholarship to the 2016 ACRL/NY Symposium, Money and Power at https://acrlnysymp2016.wordpress.com. This year’s event, produced by the Greater New York Metropolitan Chapter of the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL/NY), will feature speakers and poster sessions addressing the ways that economic, social, and ...
  • ACRL/NY Mentoring Program 2016-2017 – Call for Participants 08/30/2016 The Association of College and Research Libraries / Greater New York Metropolitan Area Chapter (ACRL/NY) is pleased to offer another round of mentoring partnerships for the 2016 a�� 2017 academic year. Please consider participating and forwarding this call to those you think might be interested. About: The ACRL/NY Mentoring Program contributes to the professional development of academic ...
  • Call for posters! ACRL/NY 2016 Symposium: Money and Power – Proposals Due September 2, 2016 07/11/2016 The ACRL/NY 2016 Annual Symposium: Money and Power is accepting proposals for posters.A� Proposals must be received by Friday, September 2, 2016. The symposium will be held on Friday, December 2 at the Baruch College Vertical Campus, 55 Lexington Ave, New York, NY 10010. Successful candidates will be notified by September 28. On the day of the ...
  • a�?Talking the talk: Persuasive communication for productive initiative and leadership in academic librariesa�? a�� 6/9/2016 05/25/2016 RSVP Now: a�?Talking the talk: Persuasive communication for productive initiative and leadership in academic librariesa�? Are you looking for ways to *think/talk about* leadership and management concepts in order to “lead from the middle,” move up the ladder, or take a higher-level position in a new organization?A� How can we learn about and integrate concepts like vision, organizational ...
  • Slides from the Embedded Librarianship Presentations 05/23/2016 Please see the slides below from the recent ACRL/NY and METRO program on Embedded Librarianship Program Details and Speakers: Embedded and Evolving: Stages and Approaches to working as Embedded Librarian (Slides) By Kathryn Shaughnessy, Associate Professor and Librarian at St. John’s University (NY) The Many Faces of Embedded Librarianship: Interpretations of How We Integrate Ourselves into College Courses (Slides) By ...
  • a�?Accessibility in Actiona�? – May 18th – On-site group viewing of the webcast 05/16/2016 ACRL/NY invites you to a group on-site viewing of the ACRL Live e-Learning Webcast: a�?Accessibility in Actiona�? Date: Wednesday, May 18, 2016 Time: 2:00 p.m. a�� 3:30 p.m. Note: This is an invitation for an ON-SITE GROUP VIEWING of the webcast. You need to be on-site at one of the locations below to be able to view the webcast. ...
  • ACRL/NY and METRO Presents Program on Embedded Librarianship – May 16, 2016 05/09/2016 ACRL/NY and METRO Presents Program on Embedded Librarianship -Please RSVP by May 14 ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee in collaboration with METRO invites you to our Spring 2016 program. WHEN: Monday, May 16, 2016, 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM WHERE: 57 East 11th Street, Fourth Floor, New York, NY 10003. To enter the building, hit the number 4 followed ...
  • Slideshow of ACRL/NY Visit to Metropolitan Museum of Art Library 05/05/2016 On April 29th, 2016, ACRL/NY members toured the Thomas J. Watson Library at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Here is a slideshow prepared by Mayumi Miyaoka, a member of our Professional Development Committee:A�See the slideshow (.pdf)    
  • Privacy Toolkit for Librarians 04/25/2016 Missed our Privacy Toolkit for Librarians? The presentation was by Mariko Hirose, staff attorney for the New York Civil Liberties Union (NYCLU), and Alison Macrina, director of the Library Freedom Project. Read the Library Journal article and check out these program slides from the presenters: NYCLU – Privacy in the Digital Age Library Freedom Project – Privacy ...
  • ACRL/NY Spring 2016 Meet-n-Greet a�� May 24, 2016 04/19/2016 About the Event ACRL/NY invites librarians, archivists, library professionals and LIS students to join us for our spring social gathering and networking event on May 24, 2016. 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 ...
  • Introducing the ACRL/NY Writing Accountability Partners Program! 04/06/2016 In need of some motivation and support to get your writing done? Want to brainstorm ideas for presentation or writing projects? Want to share research and productivity tips? Want someone to hold you accountable for your research and writing goals? Sign up for our newly established Writing Accountability Partners Program! This program connects people who are interested ...
  • The ACRL/NY First Year Experience Discussion Group Presents: “Embedded Librarianship for the First Year Experience Librarian” – Mercy College, Manhattan – April 15 04/05/2016 Come participate in an enlightening conversation where we will exchange ideas on: 1. Outreach and Team-teaching pedagogies 2. Information Literacy Instruction Resources 3. The ACRL Framework When: Friday April 15, 2016, 9:00am to 10:45am Where: Mercy College – Manhattan 66 West 35th Street, New York, NY 10016 Room #721 (All attendees must bring a photo ID) Interested in attending? Please RSVP online by Wednesday April 13, 2016 ...
  • ACRL/NY Symposium 2015 from left to right 04/04/2016 Haruko Yamauchi, Jen Hoyer, Emily Drabinski, Shawn(ta) Cruz-Smith
  • ACRL/NY Symposium 2015 from left to right 04/04/2016 Chris Bourg, Starr Hoffman, Isabel Espinal, Jerilyn Veldof, Ione T. Damasco, Lareese Hall, Haruko Yamauchi, Emily Drabinski, Shawn(ta) Smith-Cruz
  • ACRL Teaching at the Intersections: Aligning Scholarly Communication and Information Literacy in the One-Shot Library Instruction Session, Thursday, April 7, 2016 , 2:00 p.m. a�� 3:00 p.m 03/30/2016 Teaching at the Intersections: Aligning Scholarly Communication and Information Literacy in the One-Shot Library Instruction Session ACRL Live e-Learning Webcast, co-hosted by ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee; Purchase College Library, SUNY; St. Josepha��s College Brooklyn Campus McEntegart Hall Library; & Queensborough Community College, CUNY, Kurt R. Schmeller Library Date: Thursday, April 7, 2016 Time: 2:00 p.m. a�� 3:00 ...
  • ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee, Tour of the Thomas J. Watson Library at the Met, Friday, April 29th, 2016 3:50 pm – 5:30 pm 03/30/2016 ACRL/NY Professional Development CommitteeA�invites you to a tour of the Thomas J. Watson LibraryA�At the Metropolitan Museum of Art Friday, April 29th, 2016,A�3:50 pm – 5:30 pm* *The library tour ends at 5:30 pm.A� The participants are welcome to stay later with admission on MetFridays events (http://www.metmuseum.org/events/programs/met-fridays). Those attending should meet at the entrance atA�The Group Desk in the ...
  • LACUNY and ACRL/NY Spring 2016 Workshop, April 8: Productivity, Creativity, and Mindfulness 03/07/2016 ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee in collaboration with the LACUNY Junior Faculty Research Roundtable and Professional Development Committee invite you to our spring 2016 workshop: Productivity, Creativity, and Mindfulness: Create Your Own Path and Get Things Done, with Susanne Markgren, Digital Services Librarian at SUNY Purchase and Executive Board member for ACRL/NY WHEN: Friday, April 8, 2016, 2:00pm ...
  • Deadline extended to March 4, 2016 — Last Call for Lightning Round Presentations — Spring 2016 meeting- Greater NYC meet up — ACRL National Library Marketing & Outreach Interest Group 02/28/2016 Call for Lightning Round Presentations: Spring 2016 Meeting of the ACRL National Library Marketing & Outreach Interest Group-Greater NYC Area We’ve extended the submission date to be March 4, 2016! ACRL National Library Marketing & Outreach Interest Group – Greater NYC Area – is looking for lightning round presentations for our Spring 2016 meeting! Do you have an ...
  • March 11, ACRL/NY Joint Meeting — New Librarians Discussion Group + Mentoring Program + Research/Writing Support Group 02/24/2016 Research & Writing – Productivity & Accountability ACRL/NY Joint Meeting — New Librarians Discussion Group + Mentoring Program + Research/Writing Support Group It’s FREE! – Refreshments will be served. We are planning a lively discussion about: productive processes/routines/practices for research, writing, and publication; specific “tips and tricks”; and helpful tools. When you RSVP online, we’ll ask you to share one idea to ...
  • Call for proposals: ACRL/NY 2016 Symposium: Money and Power 02/18/2016 ACRL/NY 2016 Symposium: Money and Power Call for proposals Economic, social, and political power affect the choices we all make as individuals and as institutions. The world of academic and research libraries is not exempt. Power and money determine who and what is included or excluded, affect our conscious and unconscious agendas, and can be used to ...
  • Call for Lightning Round Presentations: Spring 2016 Meeting – Greater NYC Area- ACRL National Library Marketing & Outreach Interest Group 02/16/2016 ACRL National Library Marketing & Outreach Interest Group – Greater NYC Area – is looking for lightning round presentations for our Spring 2016 meeting! Do you have an interesting marketing project to share from your academic library? Did you create a great giveaway, social media campaign, or contest? We want to hear from you! The lightning ...
  • Call for Lightning Round Presentations: Spring 2016 meeting of the ACRL National Library Marketing & Outreach Interest Group -Greater NYC Area 01/29/2016 ACRL National Library Marketing & Outreach Interest Group – Greater NYC Area – is looking for lightning round presentations for our Spring 2016 meeting! Do you have an interesting marketing project to share from your academic library? Did you create a great giveaway, social media campaign, or contest? We want to hear from you! The lightning round ...
  • ACRL/NY & LILRC invite you to a workshop on privacy for librarians! March 22, 2016 01/28/2016 Event Date, Location and Description: Privacy Tool Kit for Librarians Tuesday, March 22, 2016 Farmingdale Public Library 10:00AM – 1:00PM Join Mariko Hirose from the NYCLU and Alison Macrina of the Library Freedom Project for a workshop on safeguarding patrons’ intellectual freedom from privacy threats. Mariko will begin the workshop with a a�?Know Your Rightsa�? training for librarians, detailing the contours ...
  • METRO Outreach & Advocacy SIG Meeting- Partnerships between Academic & Public Libraries- Monday Nov 30, 2015- 3pm-5pm 11/17/2015 Join us on Monday November 30, 2015 from 3:00pm-5:00pm for a lively discussion on Partnerships between Academic and Public Libraries. METROa��s Outreach & Advocacy SIG meeting will take place at METRO (57 East 11th Street, 4th floor, New York, NY 10003). How do we connect the resources of academic libraries with the life-long learning possibilities of ...
  • Library Journal Article on a Leveraging Open Educational Resources in the Classroom and Beyond” 11/13/2015 Didn’t make it to our Leveraging Open Ed Resources in the Classroom and Beyond: an OER Panel Discussion event, cosponsored with METRO, on November 12? Read Library Journal‘s excellent recap of the event by Lisa Peet.
  • ACRL/NY Research & Writing as a New Librarian meeting, Friday, November 20, 4-6 P.M., New York City College of Technology (CUNY) 11/06/2015 Join us for a discussion and sharing session on tips and tools to get started with writing and research as an academic librarian. Topics we will cover include: what is expected of new librarians (both tenure and non-tenure track), alternatives to traditional publishing, different types of research and writing, collaboration, inspiration, time management, motivational tools ...
  • ACRL/NY User Experience (UX) Discussion Group meeting- Tuesday November 10, 2015- 5:00pm-6:30pm-Mina Rees Library, CUNY Graduate Center 11/02/2015 Are you ever confused when you navigate a web site? Do you ever feel manipulated and tricked into completing a task? Sometimes these “tricks” are not just bad web design but a relatively new phenomenon known as Dark Patterns. According to UX designer Harry Brignull, Dark Patterns are user interfaces that are carefully designed to trick ...
  • ACRL/NY visits Google’s New York City Office 10/30/2015 Tour of 4th floor of the main Google building, the 2nd floor of Chelsea Market We will be entering the building promptly at 3:00 pm. Please arrive by 2:50 pm as you will NOT be able to enter the building by yourselves. If you require special assistance (e.g. use a wheel chair or has a guide dog), ...
  • METRO & ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee present an OER Panel Discussion, November 2, 2015 from 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. 10/30/2015 Leveraging Open Ed Resources in the Classroom and Beyond: an OER Panel Discussion November 2, 2015 from 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. Panelists Lisa Norberg, Steven Ovadia, and Megan Wacha with Davis Erin Anderson, Moderator Lisa Norberg is a Principal at K|N Consultants, providing strategic and operational guidance via a range of consultation services to academic and research libraries, ...
  • A brief update about the upcoming meeting of the ACRL/NY Management and Leadership Development Discussion Group next Friday November 6th at 9:30am: 10/30/2015 For our discussion on the challenges associated with leading from the middle, we will be joined by Robert Farrell of Lehman College CUNY, co-author of the ALA Publication Managing in the middle. If you’re interested in attending please register in advance. Registration for this event will close on Tuesday November 3rd. The meeting will run from 9:30 ...
  • ACRL/NY User Experience (UX) Discussion Group meeting- Tuesday November 10, 2015- 5:00pm-6:30pm-Mina Rees Library, CUNY Graduate Center 10/21/2015 Are you ever confused when you navigate a web site?A� Do you ever feel manipulated and tricked into completing a task?A� Sometimes these “tricks” are not just bad web design but a relatively new phenomenon known as Dark Patterns. According to UX designer Harry Brignull, Dark Patterns are user interfaces that are carefully designed to trick ...
  • ARCL/NY Management and Leadership Development Discussion Group Meeting – Friday, November 6. 10/21/2015 Posted on behalf of Thomas Keenan, Slavic East European and Eurasian Studies Librarian at Princeton University: The ARCL/NY Management and Leadership Development Discussion Group will hold it’s next meeting at 9:30 on Friday November 6th at Mercy College in Midtown Manhattan, just off of Herald Square. At the group’s inaugural meeting last February 20 people from ...
  • ENY/ACRL & ACRL/NY Event: Common Reading Discussion – “Getting the Word Out: Tips and Tools for Marketing Your Services” 10/20/2015 Common Reading Discussion – “Getting the Word Out: Tips and Tools for Marketing Your Services” ACRL/NY is collaborating with Eastern New York ACRL Chaptera��s Brown Bag Lunch series on a�?Getting the Word Out: Tips and Tools for Marketing Your Servicesa�?. ENY/ACRLa��s brown bag lunches are an opportunity for librarians within the region to get together informally ...
  • ACRL/NY 2015 Symposium Scholarships for Students & Librarians 10/06/2015 Would you like to join a vibrant community of practice with academic-library colleagues from the Greater New York Metropolitan area? If so, we encourage you to apply for one of the three ACRL/NY Scholarship Programs offered by the Greater New York Metropolitan Area Chapter of the Association of College and Research Libraries. Student ScholarshipA�a�� For students ...
  • Leveraging Open Ed Resources in the Classroom and Beyond: an OER Panel Discussion, METRO, 57 East 11th Street, 4th Floor, Mon, Nov. 2, 2015, 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. US/Eastern 09/21/2015 Leveraging Open Ed Resources in the Classroom and Beyond: an OER Panel Discussion Mon, Nov. 2, 2015, 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. US/Eastern METRO Training Center 57 East 11th Street, 4th Floor New York, NY 10003 METRO Institutional Member Employee – A�$10.00 (ends 11/02/2015) Member of Another NY3Rs Council – A�$10.00 (ends 11/02/2015) ACRL/NY Member – A�$10.00 (ends 11/02/2015) Individual myMETRO Member – A�$10.00 (ends 11/02/2015) Non-Member – ...
  • Call for Posters: Social Responsibility, Democracy, Education, and Professionalism: Supporting Core Values in Academic and Research Librarianship (New York City – December 4, 2015) 08/15/2015 Social Responsibility, Democracy, Education, and Professionalism: Supporting Core Values in Academic and Research Librarianship The Greater New York Chapter of the Association of College and Research Libraries 2015 Symposium Friday, December 4, 2015 The 2015 ACRL/NY Annual Symposium will use four of ALA’s Core Values of Librarianship as a framework from which to pose questions. What does “social responsibility” ...
  • UN Library Tour Slideshow 06/12/2015 Missed our May 22, 2015 tour of the Dag HammarskjA�ld Library? Attended and want to see our photos of the event? Here’s a slide show of this great event. As an alternative option, view or download the slideshow in .pdf format.
  • Engaging Teaching & Learning with Social Media, ACRL/NY, June 19, Mercy College, Manhattan Campus 06/11/2015 ACRL/NY First Year Experience (FYE) & Information Literacy/Instruction (IL) 6/19/2015 Meeting Please join us for the upcoming members-only joint meeting of the ACRL/NY FYE & IL Discussion Groups. Our topic will be: “Engaging Teaching & Learning with Social Media: Information Literacy Strategies for Librarians #Teaching #Learning #SocialMedia #InfoLit #Strategies4Librarians” Undergraduates engage with social media everyday. Building on the ...
  • Transferrable Skills and Landing a (New) Job, ACRL/NY, NYPL’s Mid-Manhattan Library Branch, Wednesday, June 17, 5:30 PM 06/07/2015 Transferrable Skills and Landing a (New) Job Looking for your first librarian position? Thinking about transitioning from one type of librarian position to another, from one institution to another, or from one kind of library to another? “Transferrable skills” could be your key to landing the job. The New Librarians Discussion Group and the ACRL/NY Mentoring ...
  • Finding Your Role: The Subject Specialist and Digital Humanities, ACRL/NY, McEntegart Hall Library, St. Josepha��s College Brooklyn Campus, Thursday, June 11, 2015 05/13/2015 Finding Your Role: The Subject Specialist and Digital Humanities ACRL Live e-Learning Webcast, co-hosted by ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee & St. Josepha��s College Brooklyn Campus McEntegart Hall Library Date: Thursday, June 11, 2015A�A�A�A�A�A� Time: 2:00 p.m. a�� 3:30 p.m. Location: Tech Education Center (1F), McEntegart Hall Library, St. Josepha��s College Brooklyn Campus a�� 222 Clinton Avenue Brooklyn NY 11205 ...
  • The Search for Meaningful Metrics, ACRL/NY, Queensborough Community College, Wednesday, June 3, 2015 05/13/2015 The Search for Meaningful Metrics: Scholarly Impact & the Role of Academic Libraries ACRL Live e-Learning Webcast, co-hosted by ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee & Queensborough Community College, CUNY, Kurt R. Schmeller Library Date: Wednesday, June 3, 2015 Time: 2:00 p.m. a�� 3:30 p.m. Location: Queensborough Community College, CUNY, Kurt R. Schmeller Library, Room: L-302, 222-05 56th Ave., Bayside, NYA� 11364 Directions ...
  • Academic Publishing Workshop, Queensborough Community College, Kurt R. Schmeller Library, Wednesday, May 27, 2015 05/07/2015 The Queensborough Community College Library, CUNY and ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee inviteA� you to an Academic Publishing Workshop Date:A� Wednesday, May 27, 2015 Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Place:A� Queensborough Community College, CUNY Kurt R. Schmeller Library 222-05 56th Ave., Room 302 Bayside, NYA� 11364 Are you new to the academic publishing world? Have you completed a conference presentation, research, or teaching ...
  • ACRL National Library Marketing and Outreach Interest Group Spring Meeting, Berkeley College, Manhattan Campus, Friday May 29, 2015 05/01/2015 We are pleased to announce our Spring meeting of the ACRL National Library Marketing and Outreach Interest Group. When: Friday May 29, 2015 -3pm-5pm Where: Berkeley College, Manhattan Campus, 3 East 43rd Street, 6th floor, room 602, New York, NY (2 minute walk from Grand Central Terminal) Link to Google map: https://www.google.com/maps/place/3+E+43rd+St,+New+York,+NY+10017/ Our guest speaker will be Dr. Mary ...
  • ACRL/NY Spring 2015 Meet-n-Greet Registration – May 26, 2015 04/28/2015 ACRL/NY invites librarians, archivists, library professionals and LIS students to join us for our spring social gathering and networking event on May 26, 2015. 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 ...
  • ACRL/NY May Distance Learning meeting: May 15, 2015 – Mercy College, Manhattan campus 04/28/2015 The ACRL/NY Distance Learning Discussion Group is pleased to sponsor a meeting on Friday May 15, from 9:30-11:00 am at the Mercy College, Manhattan campus (66 W 35th St, New York, NY). Join us for coffee/noshes as we talk with our colleagues about library services to Distance Learners, share tips and tricks, catch-up on OLC/Merlot conference ...
  • ACRL/NY Tour of the Dag Hammarskjold Library – Friday, May 22nd – Filled! 04/22/2015 ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee invites you to a tour of the Dag Hammarskjold Library At the United Nations, New York City Friday, May 22nd 1:30pm-4:00pm Those attending should meet at the entrance at 46th Street and 1st Avenue at 1:30pm. For complete directions to the UN, visit http://visit.un.org/content/location RSVP for this event has closed (Sorry!) Space is limited to 20 participants and has already reached capacity. This ...
  • METRO & ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee present “Assessment in Focus: Analyzing Data from Interviews and Focus Groups” Thursday, April 23, 2015 – 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM 04/14/2015 Speaker Mariana Regalado, Maura Smale, & Frans Albarillo You can read the speaker’s biographies on METRO’s web page for this event. This workshop will introduce participants to the basics of preliminary analysis and synthesis of qualitative data collected from interviews and focus groups. Basics and best practices of data analysis will be reviewed. Attendees will have ...
  • ACRL/NY User Experience Discussion Group-Friday April 17, 2015- 9:30am-10:45am, Mercy College Manhattan campus, room 723 04/08/2015 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 (user friendly) access to physical collections, electronic materials, services, and resources. In our discussion, we will address various access issues such ...
  • ACRL/NY spring meet & greet, Spaces @520, May 26, 2015 03/30/2015 Save the date! Upcoming ACRL/NY spring meet & greet! ACRL/NY invites librarians, archivists, library professionals and LIS students to join us for our spring social gathering and networking event on May 26, 2015. 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 ...
  • User Experience Discussion Group, ACRL/NY, Mercy College, Friday April 17 03/25/2015 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: A�A� A� ...
  • Research/Writing Support Group Meeting, ACRL/NY, Mercy College, Manhattan, Friday, March 20, 2015 03/09/2015 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 ...
  • Nisa Bakkalbasi presenting Analyzing User Feedback Surveys 03/04/2015 Re-Cap of Workshop on Analyzing User Feedback Surveys On February 3, 2015, METRO and ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee held the workshop, Analyzing User Feedback Surveys, the third in the series, Assessment in Focus, conducted by Nisa Bakkalbasi, the Assessment Coordinator of Columbia University Libraries.A� Prior to this, on November 6, 2014 she presented the workshop, Designing ...
  • Assessment in Focus: Fieldwork and Observation — March 19, 2015 02/19/2015 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 ...
  • Best Practices & Tips for Supporting FYE Subject Faculty — March 3, 2015 02/15/2015 *Printable version of this announcement ACRL/NY First Year Experience and ACRL/NY Information Literacy/Instruction Discussion Groups invite all to our upcoming joint roundtable discussion: a�?Best Practices & Tips for Supporting FYE Subject Facultya�? We will share tips and ideas for collaborating with subject faculty to design effective and practical research assignments. For this discussion, attendees will be given ...
  • ACRL National Library Marketing and Outreach Interest Group — February 20, 2015 02/15/2015 We are pleased to announce the inaugural meet-up of the Greater NYC “meet & greet” of the ACRL National Library Marketing and Outreach Interest Group. When: next week—Friday February 20, 2015 -3:00pm-5:00pm Where: Berkeley College, Manhattan Campus, 3 East 43rd Street, 6th floor, room 603, New York, NY (2 minute walk from Grand Central Terminal) Link to Google ...
  • ACRL/NY Membership and Upcoming Events 02/04/2015 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 a�� The Greater New York Metropolitan Area Chapter of the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL/NY) a�� you can network with colleagues from ...
  • ACRL/NY Management and Leadership Development Discussion Group — February 20, 2015 02/04/2015 The inaugural meeting of the ACRL/NY Management and Leadership Development discussion group is scheduled for Friday February 20th from 9:30 to 10:45 at Mercy College. This is a group for people who currently find themselves in – or are interested in assuming – a management or leadership role in research libraries. The group will convene a ...
  • Assessment in Focus: Conducting Effective Interviews & Focus Groups – March 3, 2015 01/22/2015 Speakers: A�Mariana Regalado, Maura Smale, & Frans Albarillo Mariana Regalado is associate professor and head of reference at the Brooklyn College Library. As such, she assists students to become smart, curious, and confident information seekers. Her areas of interest include information literacy, student research habits, research skills, European anthropology, and carnival. Click Here for a Full ...
  • ACRL/NY Symposium Committee 2014 01/21/2015 A group shot of the 2014 ACRL/NY Symposium planning committee after a very successful day!
  • METRO & ACRL/NY present, “Assessment in Focus: Analyzing User Feedback Surveys” – February 3, 2015 01/09/2015 Speaker: Nisa Bakkalbasi Nisa Bakkalbasi is the Assessment Coordinator at Columbia University Libraries. Prior to joining Columbia University, Nisa was the Director of Planning and Assessment at James Madison University, and held a series of positions at Yale University Libraries. She has also taught courses at the Information and Library Science Department at … Full Description You have ...
  • ACRL/NY New Librarians Discussion Group & Mentoring Program – Jan. 14 2015 Meeting 01/06/2015 ***Please excuse cross-posting***   Please join us for our first meeting of the Mentoring Program and the New Librarians Discussion Group next week. We will discussA�the needs/concerns of new librarians,A�the mentoring program, and upcoming events for the Spring semester. If you are currently in the mentoring program, this will be a good chance to meet your mentor/mentee, ask ...
  • ACRL/NY 2014 Symposium 01/01/2015 The Academic Librarian in the Open Access Future December 5, 2014 Baruch College As the movement toward open access (OA) begins to impact our users and our institutions in increasingly complex ways, academic librarians will be called upon to forge and maintain a variety of productive and enriching relationships across the library, across campus, and beyond. What roles ...
  • Librarians on the Threshold (Updated with Presentations) 11/21/2014 this is an earlier post updated with links to the presentations A�ACRL/NY collaborated with LILAC (Library Information Literacy Advisory Committee) (CUNY) and Barnard College Library on the program Librarians on the Threshold: An Overview and Panel Discussion of ACRL’s Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education (full program).A�A record number attended the program that was held ...
  • Queensborough Community College Library, CUNY and ACRL/NY invite you to an Academic Publishing Workshop ! 11/13/2014 Date: Friday, November 21, 2014 Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Place: Queensborough Community College, CUNY Kurt R. Schmeller Library 222-05 56th Ave., Room 302 Bayside, NY 11364 A� Are you new to the academic publishing world? A� Have you completed a conference presentation, research, or teaching project that you would like to turn into a publishable article? A� Are you just beginning your ...
  • Join us for the fall 2014 ACRL/NY Graduate Student Discussion Group meeting! 11/09/2014 Join us for our fall 2014 ACRL/NY Graduate Student Discussion Group meeting. The meetings provide an opportunity to discuss ways to serve the graduate student population through instruction, outreach, specialized services, library space design projects, digital initiatives, and more. We mix short lightning talks from service providers, longer form presentations, and plenty of time for ...
  • Librarians on the Threshold: An Overview and Panel Discussion of ACRL’s Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education 11/01/2014 co-sponsored by ACRL/NY and A�LILAC (CUNY), this event was held on October 31, 2014 at Barnard College.A� Front row (left to right): Dianne Gordon Conyers, Julia Furay, Trudi Jacobson, Barbara Bonous-Smit, Silvia Lu, and Nicole Brown.A�Back row (left to right): Natalia Tomlin, Linda Miles, Megan Wacha, Robert Farrell and Ian Beilin
  • It’s Open Access Week 2014! Be part of the conversation…. 10/22/2014 We at ACRL/NY are hoping to develop a fairly comprehensive list of topics, issues, questions & ideas (TIQI) related to academic librarians and open access. These concepts will fuel discussions to take place during the December 5th ACRL/NY Symposium, “The Academic Librarian in the Open Access Future.” You can help! Please take a moment to add to ...
  • METRO & ACRL/NY Present: Assessment in Focus: Designing and Implementing an Effective User Feedback Survey – Thursday, November 6, 2014 – 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM 10/15/2014 Speaker: Nisa Bakkalbasi Nisa Bakkalbasi is the Assessment Coordinator at Columbia University Libraries. Prior to joining Columbia University, Nisa was the Director of Planning and Assessment at James Madison University, and held a series of positions at Yale University Libraries. She has also taught courses at the Information and Library Science Department at … Full Description This half-day ...
  • Registration Closed/Join us for an Overview and Panel Discussion of ACRL’s Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education at Barnard College on Friday, October 31st! 10/07/2014 REGISTRATION IS CLOSED ACRL/NY, LILAC (CUNY) and Barnard College Library invite you to: Librarians on the Threshold: An Overview and Panel Discussion of ACRL’s Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education Friday, October 31st, 2014 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Barnard College, James Room, 4th floor, Barnard Hall The co-chair of the ACRL Information Literacy Standards for ...
  • ACRL/NY Fall 2014 Meet-n-Greet: Tuesday, October 28 10/02/2014 ***A�Please excuse any cross-postings *** ACRL/NY members, please join us at the Fall 2014 Meet-n-Greet. This will be a great opportunity to network with colleagues, meet the ACRL/NY executive board, and have some fun. The event is free and open to all. October 28, 2014 6:00-7:30 pm Location: ART/NY a�� Spaces @520 520 Eighth Avenue (between 36th and 37th Streets) New York, NY ...
  • METRO Economics and Business Librarians Special Interest Group Meeting, St. Johna��s University’s Kathryn and Shelby Cullom Davis Library, October 22, 2014 09/19/2014 The next meeting of the Economics and Business LibrariansA� Special Interest Group will take place onA� October 22, from 10 A.M. to 12 noon atA� St. Johna��s University’s Kathryn and Shelby Cullom Davis Library, in its new location at 101 Astor Place. Established in 1901 by the Insurance Society of New York, the Davis Library ...
  • Designing a Research Study & Analyzing Data, METRO & ACRL/NY, METRO Training Center, Thursday, October 23 09/15/2014 METRO & ACRL/NY Present Library Assessment Overview – Designing a Research Study & Analyzing Data Thursday, October 23, 2014 – 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM Speakers: Ian Beckford and Neera Mohess Full Description This course will be an introduction and overview of the research design process, including the components of a good research design, types of research strategies, a summary ...
  • Mapping Library Contributions of Campus Internationalization, LACUNY International Relations Roundtable, CUNY Graduate Center, Friday, September 26, 2014 09/15/2014 For its Fall 2014 meeting, the LACUNY International Relations Roundtable will host a program focusing on library support for campus internationalization initiatives. Our speakers are Steve Witt (University of Illinois), Laurie Kutner (University of Vermont), and Elizabeth Cooper (University of Colorado, Denver). Their research represents the first attempt to measure the intensity and scope of ...
  • ACRL/NY Mentoring Program – Call for Participants 08/26/2014 The Association of College and Research Libraries / Greater New York Metropolitan Area Chapter (ACRL/NY) is pleased to offer another round of mentoring partnerships for the 2014 a�� 2015 academic year. Please consider participating and forwarding this call to those you think might be interested. About: The ACRL/NY Mentoring Program contributes to the professional development of academic ...
  • Call for Poster Session Proposals for Symposium 2014 06/23/2014 Call for Poster Session Proposals: The Academic Librarian in the Open Access Future The Greater New York Chapter of the Association of College and Research Libraries 2014 Symposium Friday, December 5, 2014 The 2014 ACRL/NY Annual Symposium a�?The Academic Librarian in the Open Access Futurea�? will consider new opportunities and real challenges for academic librarians as the movement toward ...
  • Tour of the New York Botanical Garden Library 06/12/2014 On May 27, 2014, ACRL/NY and ACRL members were treated to a free tour of the LuEsther T. Mertz Library of the New York Botanical Garden including the stacks, the Rare Book and Folio Collection and the Reading Room. Members viewed some of the earliest and most beautiful manuscripts and printed botanical and horticultural books ...
  • ACRL/NY Mentoring Program & NLDG Meeting – June 18th 06/11/2014 What: A wrap-up meeting for the mentoring program, combined with a meet-n-greet for the New Librarian’s Discussion Group (NLDG) When: Wednesday, June 18th, 5:30 – 7:30pm Where: Jefferson Market Library, 425 Avenue of the Americas (at 10th St.)A�directions This meeting is for current, past and future participants of the Mentoring Program, members of the New Librariana��s Discussion Group ...
  • ACRL/NY, NYTSL, and METRO Summer Copyright Event 05/08/2014 This June, ACRL/NYA�along with the New York Technical Services LibrariansA�and Metropolitan New York Library CouncilA�will be hosting an event on HathiTrust and their Copyright Review Management System.A�This event is free for ACRL/NYA�members. HathiTrust’s CopyrightA�ReviewA�ManagementA�System – FromA�TheoryA�toA�Practice Thursday, Jun. 5, 2014, 4 PM – 6 PM METRO Training Center (4th floor), 57 East 11th Street Register hereA�or at http://www.metro.org/events/508/ This event ...
  • Take an ACRL/NY tour of the library in the Botanical Gardens on May 27, 2014! 04/29/2014 For complete directions to the New York Botanical Garden, see: http://www.nybg.org/visit/directions.php To become a member of ACRL/NY: http://acrlny.org/?page_id=7
  • ACRL/NY Graduate Services Discussion Group Meeting: “Supporting Our Graduate Programs” – April 23, 3-5PM 04/16/2014 Come meet other librarians who work with graduate students! This meeting of the Graduate Services Discussion Group (GSDG) begins with lightning talks from members about the services their libraries offer to graduate students. We also hear about the Rutgers University graduate survey. Join co-chairs Michael Handis and Scott Collard for discussion and snacks! Room 442 CUNY Graduate School ...
  • ACRLNY Distance Learning SIG “Meet-and-Great” – April 25, 2014 – Mercy, Manhattan Campus 04/16/2014 The ACRLNY Distance Learning SIG is pleased to host a a�?meet-and-greeta�? A�on Friday April 25, from 9:30-11:00 am at the Mercy, Manhattan campus. Join us as we talk with our colleagues about library services to Distance Learners, share tips and tricks, and find potential partners for collaboration and conferences. This is an a�?Open,a�? A�face-to-face meeting, allowing ...
  • You’re Doing it Wrong: Ten Rules to Break to Create Awesome Tutorials 04/11/2014 ACRL Live e-Learning Webcast, co-hosted by ACRL/NY & Queensborough Community College, CUNY, Kurt R. Schmeller Library Presenters: Yvonne Mery, Instructional Design Librarian, University of Arizona Libraries; Andrew See, Information Associate Senior, University of Arizona Libraries Date: April 22, 2014 Time: 2:00 p.m. a�� 3:30 p.m. Location: Queensborough Community College, CUNY, Kurt R. Schmeller Library, Room: L-302, 222-05 56th Ave., ...
  • New Ideas for Mid-Career Librarians – Panel 04/08/2014 As part of the New Ideas for Mid-Career Librarians (a series of events co-sponsored by METRO and ACRL/NY), a panel of librarians who have successfully navigated the tenure process imparted their wisdom at a panel discussion on Monday, March 3, 2014. This event was designed and helped those who are about to engage in the ...
  • ACRL/NY 2013 Symposium Planning Committee 04/08/2014 The 2013 Symposium Planning Committee after a successful symposium. Read about the past symposium at the 2013 ACRL/NY Symposium website, or help us plan the 2014 ACRL/NY Symposium!
  • ACRL/NY Presents Demystifying the Hiring Process, April 24, 2014 03/25/2014 Demystifying the Hiring Process Back by popular demand! When: Thursday, April 24, 6-8pm Where: ART New York – 520 8th Avenue (between w. 36th and 37th St.), 3rd floor. (A/C/E or 1/2/3 to 34th St.) Registration is required. Description: What role does the traditional hiring committee play in the academic library hiring process? Who serves? How do they prepare? What happens ...
  • ACRL live e-learning webcast: The Publishing Rollercoaster: Writers Sound Off, QCC 3/25/15 03/17/2014 The Publishing Rollercoaster: Writers Sound Off ACRL Live e-Learning Webcast, co-hosted by ACRL/NY & Queensborough Community College, CUNY, Kurt R. Schmeller Library Presenters: Barbara Fister, Gustavus Adolphus College; Christopher Hollister, Associate Librarian, University of Buffalo Libraries; Angela Courtney, Head, Arts & Humanities Department/Head, Reference Services Department, Indiana University Libraries; Moderator: Melinda Dermody, Syracuse University Date: March 25, 2014 Time: ...
  • April 8, 2014: Measuring Success: Library Assessments, Outcomes, & Planning Strategy 02/11/2014 METRO & ACRL/NY Present: Measuring Success: Library Assessments, Outcomes, & Planning Strategy Speaker S. Beck, N. Mohess, I. Beckford, B. Bonous-Smit, and N. Bakkalbasi Full Description In the era of increased attention to user experience, libraries of all types must be prepared to gather and analyze data on a variety of services, from instruction to reference desk interaction. ...
  • New Ideas for Mid-Career Librarians: Three Events from METRO and ACRL/NY 02/03/2014 METRO and ACRL/NY have partnered for three events to address the unique needs of mid-career librarians. Perfect for academic librarians who have five or more years of experience, these workshops promise support, advice, and ideas to take with you as you work toward the next stage in your career. On Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 1pm, ...
  • Feb. 4, 2014: Success and the Mid-Career Librarian 01/10/2014 This February 4, A�METRO & ACRL/NY Present: Success and the Mid-Career Librarian – Leading, Mentoring, & Staying Motivated – Featured Speaker: Jim Neal Jim Neal is the Vice President for Information Services and University Librarian at Columbia University, providing leadership for university academic computing and a system of twenty-two libraries. His responsibilities include the Columbia Center ...
  • METRO & ACRL/NY Present: Launch Your Library Career – Part IV 12/05/2013 METRO & ACRL/NY Present: Launch Your Library Career – Part IV Friday, November 22, 2013 – 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM The Next Steps — Getting Started With Networking, Publishing, & Presenting: Networking, publishing, and presenting are activities that you can do, or may want to do, at any and every stage in your career. Whether you choose ...
  • METRO & ACRL/NY Present: Launch Your Library Career – Part III 12/05/2013 Friday, November 22, 2013 – 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM The Interview — Putting Your Best Foot Forward: You’ve mastered the resume and cover letter, and have been invited to interview for your dream job. Now that you’ve been noticed, the challenge of wowing the hiring committee begins. Come dressed in your interview best for a hands-on ...
  • Greeting from the Symposium Chair Anice Mills 12/05/2013 Registration for the ACRL/NY Symposium, a�?The Library as Knowledge Laboratory,a�? is well underway. The Symposium takes place on Friday, December 6, 2013. Makerspaces, mashups and big data are bringing radical change to higher education. Academic libraries are meeting the challenge of this new landscape with a culture of participation, innovation and collaboration. As librariansa�� roles shift ...
  • Greetings from the 2013 ACRL/NY President 12/05/2013 Wishing all of our members a happy, peaceful beginning to another busy academic year. Our annual symposium, a�?The Library as Knowledge Laboratorya�? will be held on Friday, December 6th, 2013 at Baruch Collegea��s Vertical Campus. Anice Mills, the 2013 Symposium Committee Chair, has a terrific program planned with incredible speakers who will explore how libraries ...
  • March 3, 2014: Navigating a Successful Tenure Process 12/05/2013 Speakers: C. Fuchs, M. A. Polger, S. Walker, P. Thistlethwaite, K. Frazier, M. Spiegelman, & R. Humes Caroline Fuchs is Associate Professor and Outreach Librarian at St. Johna��s University, New York. She holds an M.A. in English and an M.A. in History from CUNY and an MLS from St. Johna��s University. She is the Immediate Past ...
  • Book Talk and Reception for Career Q & A – Thursday, November 7, 2013 10/31/2013 METRO is collaborating with ARLIS/NY, ACRL/NY and other local library organizations to host a book talk and reception with Susanne Markgren and Tiffany Eatman Allen, authors ofA�Career Q & A:A� A Librarian’s Real-Life Practical Guide to Managing a Successful Career. More info about the book is available at: http://bit.ly/13ZiajC A� This event will take place on Thursday, November ...
  • ACRL/NY 2013 Symposium 10/31/2013 The ACRL/NY 2013 Symposium, a�?The Library as Knowledge Laboratorya�? took place on Friday, December 6, 2013 at Baruch College. Makerspaces, mashups and big data are bringing radical change to higher education. Academic libraries are meeting the challenge of this new landscape with a culture of participation, innovation and collaboration. As librariansa�� roles shift from a traditional ...
  • ACRL-NY Special Collections and Archives Group Meet-n-Greet – Friday, November 15 – Mercy College – 10/23/2013 The ACRL-NY Special Collections and Archives Group is having itsA�2013 meet-n-greet Friday, 15 November from 9:30-10:45 at the Mercy College Manhattan campus, Room 704. One need not be a member of ACRL-NY to attend. There was a great turnout forA�the Teaching with Archives workshop this past April. Now,A�we are meeting prior to the holidays to ...
  • ACRL/NY Presents: The Librariansa�� Research/Writing Support Group: Friday, October 25th 9:30 a�� 10:45 am at Mercy College, Manhattan Campus 10/16/2013 Friday, October 25th 9:30 a�� 10:45 am Mercy College, Manhattan Campus Are you in (or hope to be in) a tenure-track position? Do you need to publish or present at conferences/panels for your job? Do you need to write specific types of articles for specific types of publications? Or do you just want to write or present for ...
  • METRO & ACRL/NY Present: Launch Your Library Career – Part IV Friday, November 22, 2013 – 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM 10/16/2013 The Next Steps — Getting Started With Networking, Publishing, & Presenting: Networking, publishing, and presenting are activities that you can do, or may want to do, at any and every stage in your career. Whether you choose to do them, or are required to do them, this hands-on workshop will show you that they do not ...
  • METRO & ACRL/NY Present: Launch Your Library Career – Part III Friday, November 22, 2013 – 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM 10/15/2013 The Interview — Putting Your Best Foot Forward: You’ve mastered the resume and cover letter, and have been invited to interview for your dream job. Now that you’ve been noticed, the challenge of wowing the hiring committee begins. Come dressed in your interview best for a hands-on workshop of mock interviews and interview coaching. During the ...
  • ACRLNY 2013 Symposium Student Scholarship Call for Applications! 10/08/2013 Are you pursuing a graduate degree in library and/or information science, with a strong interest in academic librarianship? Interested in joining a vibrant community of practice with academic library colleagues from the New York City region? Come learn with us! As an organization we are dedicated to nurturing the next generation of academic librarians, welcoming ...
  • ACRL/NY User Experience “Meet and Greet” Discussion- Monday October 21, 2013 from 5:30pm-7:00pm, Mina Rees Library, CUNY Graduate Centre 10/08/2013 Join us on Monday October 21, 2013 from 5:30pm-7:00pm at the Mina Rees Library, CUNY Graduate Centre, lower level conference room (C9605) for our “Meet and Greet” discussion on Implementing a Successful Web Site Redesign Project. Valerie Forrestal, Web Services Librarian, at the College of Staten Island (CUNY), will discuss the process of redesigning the CSI ...
  • Register now for the ACRL/NY Symposium on December 6, 2013: a�?The Library as Knowledge Laboratorya�? Registration Deadline is Monday, November 25th! 10/08/2013 Makerspaces, mashups and big data are bringing radical change to higher education. Academic libraries are meeting the challenge of this new landscape with a culture of participation, innovation and collaboration. As librariansa�� roles shift from a traditional service-and-support model to that of active project participant in support of digital scholarship, a new ethos of experimentation, ...
  • Career Q & A: Book talk and reception with Susanne Markgren and Tiffany Eatman Allen on Thursday, November 7, 2013 at the CUNY Graduate Center. 10/04/2013 METRO is collaborating with ARLIS/NY, ACRL/NY and other local library organizations to host a book talk and reception with Susanne Markgren and Tiffany Eatman Allen, authors of Career Q & A:A� A Librarian’s Real-Life Practical Guide to Managing a Successful Career. More info about the book is available at: http://bit.ly/13ZiajC A� This event will take place on ...
  • You are invited to a joint meeting of ACRL/NY Resource Sharing Discussion Group and Waldo Technical Services Committee! Thursday Oct. 10, 2013 at St. John’s University. 10/03/2013 Collection Development has been radically transformed as academic libraries continue to move to an environment in which bibliographic tools and content are available digitally. The role of technical services has become increasingly complex as libraries adopt new methods of discovery such as unified search, and new methods of acquisition such as Demand Driven Acquisition, Short ...
  • ACRL/NY New Librarians Discussion Group & ACRL/NY Mentoring Program Invite You to Their Fall Social! Tuesday, October 15, 5:30 a�� 7:30pm at The Graduate Center, CUNY 10/03/2013 A casual affair, with refreshments. Wea��ll discuss ongoing initiatives and hear from various individuals involved in the librarian mentoring project and the writing/research support group. Wea��ll also brainstorm about what wea��d like to do this year, including how we might follow up our successful a�?Demystifying thea��a�? series that we co-sponsored with METRO last year. Please ...
  • ACRL/NY Mentoring Program – Call for Participants 09/11/2013 The Association of College and Research Libraries / Greater New York Metropolitan Area Chapter (ACRL/NY) is pleased to offer another round of mentoring partnerships for the 2013 a�� 2014 academic year. Please consider participating and forwarding this call to those you think might be interested. About: The ACRL/NY Mentoring Program contributes to the professional development of academic ...
  • Joint meeting of ACRL/NY Resource Sharing Discussion Group and Waldo Technical Services Committee: 09/04/2013 You are invited to a joint meeting of ACRL/NY Resource Sharing Discussion Group and Waldo Technical Services Committee: Collection Development has been radically transformed as academic libraries continue to move to an environment in which bibliographic tools and content are available digitally. The role of technical services has become increasingly complex as libraries adopt new methods ...
  • Fall Social a�� New Librarians Discussion Group — Call for dates 08/27/2013 ACRL/NY New Librarians Discussion Group is planning a casual affair, with refreshments. Wea��ll discuss ongoing initiatives and hear from various individuals involved: the librarian mentoring project, the writing/research support group. Wea��ll brainstorm about what wea��d like to do this year, including how we might follow up our successful a�?Demystifying thea��a�? series that we co-sponsored with ...
  • Joint meeting of ACRL/NY RSDG and Waldo TSC 08/27/2013 You are invited to a joint meeting of ACRL/NY Resource Sharing Discussion Group and Waldo Technical Services Committee, at St. John’s University in Manhattan on Oct. 10, 2013. Collection Development has been radically transformed as academic libraries continue to move to an environment in which bibliographic tools and content are available digitally. The role of technical ...
  • Call for Poster Session Proposals: a�?The Library as Knowledge Laboratorya�?, ACRL/NY Symposium 08/20/2013 The Greater New York Chapter of the Association of College and Research Libraries 2013 Symposium Friday, December 6, 2013 A�The 2013 ACRL/NY Annual Symposium a�?The Library as KnowledgeA�Laboratorya�? will explore the opportunities and challenges facing academic librarians in light of scholarsa�� increased demands for new formats, open-source tools, digital repositories, and innovative research methods in the new ...
  • Save the Date! ACRL/NY Annual Symposium A� “The Library as Knowledge Laboratory” A� December 6, 2013 06/18/2013 When: Friday, December 6, 2013 Title: a�?The Library as Knowledge Laboratorya�? Makerspaces, mashups and big data are bringing radical change to higher education. Academic libraries are meeting the challenge of this new landscape with a culture of participation, innovation and collaboration. As librariansa�� roles shift from a traditional service-and-support model to that of active project participant in ...
  • ACRL/NY Mentoring Program & New Librarians Discussion Group invites you to a meeting on the Mentoring Experience 06/12/2013 The ACRL/NY Mentoring Program and the New Librarians Discussion Group invite you to attend a meeting on the mentoring experience. If you were involved in the mentoring program, would like to be involved in the program, or are interested in the mentoring process, please consider attending this informal meeting/discussion. We will talk about mentoring relationships, ...
  • METRO & ACRL/NY New Professionals Series Workshops on May 21, 2013- Launch Your Library Career: Finding, and Getting, Your Ideal Job 05/21/2013 METRO & ACRL/NY New Professionals Series Workshops on May 21, 2013- Launch Your Library Career: Finding, and Getting, Your Ideal Job http://acrlny.org/metro-acrlny-new-professionals-series-workshops-on-may-21-2013-launch-your-library-career-finding-and-getting-your-ideal-job/ When Tue May 21, 2013 Calendar acrlny@gmail.com Who a�? ACRLNY Events and Jobs
  • ACRL/NY Distance Learning SIG: “meet-and-greet” on Friday June 7, 2013 05/21/2013 The ACRL/NY Distance Learning Discussion Group is pleased to sponsor a a�?meet-and-greeta�? on Friday June 7, from 9:30-11:00 am at the Mercy, Manhattan campus. The topic of conversation will beA� a�?Library Instruction in the Online Environment:A� Designing for Use and Assessment.a�? When tackling library instruction for an online environment, a librarian needs to present information in ...
  • Launch Your Library Career: Finding, and Getting, Your Ideal Job – Part II Tuesday, May 21, 2013 from 2 p.m. – 5 p.m. (EST) 05/17/2013 Speaker Carrie Netzer Wajda Carrie Netzer Wajda is the Global New Business Librarian for Y&R Advertising. After a career in academic libraries she transitioned to self-employment in 2010, then to a career in special libraries. She is the 2013 president of ACRL/NY. Carrie is a contributor to “Career Q&A with the Library Career People,” … Full Description Speaker ...
  • Launch Your Library Career: Finding, and Getting, Your Ideal Job – Part I Tuesday, May 21, 2013 from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. (EST) 05/17/2013 Speaker Carrie Netzer Wajda Carrie Netzer Wajda is the Global New Business Librarian for Y&R Advertising. After a career in academic libraries she transitioned to self-employment in 2010, then to a career in special libraries. She is the 2013 president of ACRL/NY. Carrie is a contributor to “Career Q&A with the Library Career People,” … Full Description Speaker ...
  • Reminder: ACRL/NY Graduate Services Discussion Group- Bard Graduate… @ Tue May 14, 2013 05/17/2013 ACRL/NY Graduate Services Discussion Group- Bard Graduate Center- May 14, 3PM http://acrlny.org/acrlny-graduate-services-discussion-group-bard-graduate-center-may-14-3pm/
  • Demystifying the Working Life of a New Academic Librarian – What to Expect in the 1st Days, 1st Weeks, 1st Months & 1st Years 05/17/2013 The ACRL/NY New Librarians Discussion Group, the Academic Librarian Mentoring Project, and METRO present: Demystifying the Working Life of a New Academic Librarian – What to Expect in the 1st Days, 1st Weeks, 1st Months & 1st Years Thursday June 6, networking and refreshments at 5:30 pm, panel to follow. Register now: http://metro.org/events/351/ So you’ve accepted the offer. ...
  • ACRL/NY Graduate Services Discussion Group (GSDG) 05/10/2013 Save the date! The next ACRL/NY Graduate Services Discussion Group (GSDG) meeting will take place at the Bard Graduate Center on May 14 at3pm During this meeting we will discuss several reports that have been published on the research behavior of graduate students specifically and upper level researchers in general. As librarians who work ...
  • Launch Your Library Career: Finding, and Getting, Your Ideal Job – Part II 05/03/2013 Tuesday, May 21, 2013 from 2 p.m. – 5 p.m. (EST) Speaker CarrieA�NetzerA�Wajda CarrieA�NetzerA�Wajda is the Global New Business Librarian forA�Y&R Advertising. After a career in academic libraries she transitioned to self-employment in 2010, then to a career in special libraries. She is the 2013 president of ACRL/NY. Carrie is a contributor to “Career Q&A with the ...
  • Launch Your Library Career: Finding, and Getting, Your Ideal Job – Part I 05/03/2013 Launch Your Library Career: Finding, and Getting, Your Ideal Job – Part I Tuesday, May 21, 2013 from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. (EST) Speaker CarrieA�NetzerA�Wajda CarrieA�NetzerA�Wajda is the Global New Business Librarian forA�Y&R Advertising. After a career in academic libraries she transitioned to self-employment in 2010, then to a career in special libraries. She is the ...
  • ACRL/NY First Year Experience Discussion Group a�?Meet and Greet:a�? Friday May 17, 2013 9:30 AM a�� 10:45 AM 05/01/2013 Please join us for the NEW ACRL/NY First Year Experience Discussion GroupA� a�?Meet and Greeta�? When: Friday May 17, 2013, 9:30 AM a�� 10:45 AM Where: Mercy College-Manhattan 66 West 35th street (corner 6th Avenue) Room 704 (7thA�Floor) Directions can be found at: https://www.mercy.edu/about-mercy-college/locations/manhattan/directions/ ID is required to enter the building. We will discuss topics relating to the role of the librarian in providing ...
  • METRO & ACRL/NY Present: Demystifying the Working Life of a New Academic Librarian – What to Expect in the First Days, Weeks, Months & Years -Thursday, June 6 04/30/2013 So you’ve accepted the offer. Now what? What is it like “when the feet hit the ground” for a new academic librarian? Are there some experiences that are common to many institutional contexts, and how do expectations differ between specific libraries and types of institutions? As a follow-up to the February 2013 event, “Demystifying the ...
  • METRO & ACRL/NY Present: Launch Your Library Career: Finding, and Getting, Your Ideal Job – Part II – Tuesday, May 21 04/30/2013 Prospective employers and hiring committees will search for job candidates online, and what they find — or don’t find — may influence their hiring decisions. In this hands-on session, we will discuss the need for a professional online presence and ways to develop an effective social media strategy to market your professional qualifications. Attendees will ...
  • METRO & ACRL/NY Present: Launch Your Library Career: Finding, and Getting, Your Ideal Job – Part I -Tuesday, May 21 04/30/2013 The number one goal for many of us, whether we are fresh out of library school or not, is finding a job. And not just any job — a job that we like, a job that we enjoy doing, a job that we can grow in and learn from and feel proud of, a job ...
  • Thursday, June 6, 2013 – 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM: METRO & ACRL/NY Present: Demystifying the Working Life of a New Academic Librarian – What to Expect in the First Days, Weeks, Months, & Years 04/29/2013 So you’ve accepted the offer. Now what? What is it like “when the feet hit the ground” for a new academic librarian? Are there some experiences that are common to many institutional contexts, and how do expectations differ between specific libraries and types of institutions? As a follow-up to the February 2013 event, “Demystifying the ...
  • ACRL/NY Graduate Services Discussion Group- Bard Graduate Center- May 14, 3PM 04/17/2013 Save the date! The next ACRL/NY Graduate Services Discussion Group (GSDG) meeting will take place at the Bard Graduate Center on May 14 at 3pm During this meeting we will discuss several reports that have been published on the research behavior of graduate students specifically and upper level researchers in general. As librarians who work ...
  • Update: Seats Still Available for the ACRL/NY Co-sponsored Panel on Teaching with Archives- Reservations are Due this Friday, April 19th. 04/16/2013 View the original announcement here: http://acrlny.org/teaching-with-archives-april-30-2013-new-york-city-college-of-technology-cuny-brooklyn-ny/ Colleagues, we have a few seats still available for the panel discussion co-sponsored by ACRL/NY and the Polytechnic Institute of New York University. This program focuses on the rewards and challenges of using archival sources in the classroom. Panelists include: Elizabeth Call, Brooklyn Historical Society Special Collections Librarian responsible for the repositorya��s books, maps, newspapers, journals, ...
  • Embedded Librarians: Integrating Information Literacy Instruction at the Point of Need- Co-hosted by ACRL/NY & Kurt R. Schmeller Library, Queensborough Community College- April 30, 2013 04/15/2013 More and more libraries are adopting embedded librarianship as an approach to creating an integrated and sustained library instruction presence in classes across the curriculum. Want to learn more about successful embedded projects? Join ACRL Live e-Learning Webcast! Learning Outcomes: Learn about established best practices for embedding in order to adapt these practices to their own teaching ...
  • ACRL/NY User Experience Discussion Group April 25, 2013 6:00pm-7:30pm- Grad Center, CUNY Mina Rees Library 04/10/2013 Greetings ACRL/NY Members, Join us on Thursday April 25 from 6:00pm-7:30pm at the CUNY Grad Center, Mina Rees Library, Lower level conference room for a lively discussion on Usability Testing and other Assessment measures. Libraries are designed to serve the educational needs of our users but very often we don’t consult our users enough. When it comes to ...
  • METRO & ACRL/NY New Professionals Series Workshops on May 21, 2013- Launch Your Library Career: Finding, and Getting, Your Ideal Job 04/03/2013 Launch Your Library Career: Finding, and Getting, Your Ideal Job – Part I Tuesday, May 21, 2013 from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. (EST) Speaker Carrie Netzer Wajda Carrie Netzer Wajda is the Global New Business Librarian for Y&R Advertising. After a career in academic libraries she transitioned to self-employment in 2010, then to a career in ...
  • May 8, 2013- “Beyond the MLIS:” A New Professionals Series Webinar Organized by METRO/ACRLNY 04/03/2013 Beyond the MLIS: How to navigate your new career in Libraries, Archives, and Information Centers Wednesday, May 8, 2013 @ 1 p.m. – 2 p.m. (EST) Speaker Elisabeth Doucett Elisabeth Doucett is director of the Curtis Memorial Library in Brunswick, Maine. She holds an MLS from Simmons College, where she was elected to the Beta Phi Mu Honor ...
  • ACRL/NY New Librarians Discussion Group Meeting 4/19: “Getting Started with Writing and Presenting for the Profession” 03/27/2013 The ACRL/NY New Librarians Discussion Group, and the ACRL/NY Mentoring Program would like to invite you to a discussion on Friday, April 19, from 9:30-11:00am: a�?Getting Started with Writing and Presenting for the Professiona�? Are you in (or intend to be in) a tenure-track position? Do you need to publish or present at conferences/panels for your job? ...
  • Webinar: Librarianship as an “Avocational Vocation” – Advice for new professionals 03/13/2013 Wednesday, April 24, 2013, 1:00pm – 2:00pm SpeakerA�Char Booth Riser, devoted oceanite, and advocate of radical neutrality, Char Booth explores the integration of education, research, technology, and design in libraries. Char is the Instruction Services Manager and E-Learning Librarian at the Claremont Colleges, and is on the faculty of the ACRL Information Literacy Immersion Institute. An ALA ...
  • Youa��re invited to a free webinar: The Future for Libraries – A guide for new professionals 03/13/2013 Thursday, April 11, 2013, 1:00pm – 2:00pm Speaker Eli Neiburger Eli Neiburger joined the staff of the Ann Arbor District Library as a helpdesk technician in 1997 and has been responsible for AADL’s technology program since 2000. In his current role as Associate Director for IT & Production, Eli is responsible for technology planning, software development, digitization, ...
  • First Year Experience Discussion Group of ACRL/NY (FYEDG) 03/11/2013 ACRL/NY is pleased to announce the formation of a First Year Experience Discussion Group. TheA�First Year Experience Discussion Group of ACRL/NY (FYEDG) aims to offer a platform for the discussion, presentations, workshops and exchange of ideas relating to the role of the librarian in providing service to first-year students in higher education. Topics that may be ...
  • ACRL Webcast, March 12, Oh, snap! Using popular culture to reach undergraduates in library instruction 03/01/2013 Oh, snap! Using popular culture to reach undergraduates in library instruction ACRL Live e-Learning Webcast Co-hosted by ACRL/NY & Kurt R. Schmeller Library, Queensborough Community College, CUNY Tired of boring, run-of-the-mill library instruction? Want to jazz up your information literacy program and connect with students? Join ACRL Live e-Learning Webcast! Learning Outcomes: Participants will understand the benefits of using popular ...
  • Teaching with Archives, April 30, 2013, New York City College of Technology (CUNY), Brooklyn, NY 02/22/2013 Colleagues, we invite you to attend an event co-sponsored by ACRL/NY and the Polytechnic Institute of New York University. This program focuses on the rewards and challenges of using archival sources in the classroom. Panelists include: Elizabeth Call, Brooklyn Historical Society librarian responsible for the repositorya��s books, maps, and special collections; Dr. Elaine Carey, Associate Professor and Chair ...
  • Join the 2013 ACRL/NY Symposium Committee 01/14/2013 Greetings and Happy New Year! I welcome current members of ACRL/NY to join the 2013 Symposium Planning Committee. ACRL/NY hosts an annual symposium each December that focuses on provocative issues in academic librarianship. The most recent symposium was on “Cultivating Entrepreneurship in Academic Libraries.” http://acrlnysymp2012.wordpress.com/ Our planning committee meets once a month on Fridays at the Mercy College Manhattan campus.A� The first ...
  • METRO Reports on the 2012 ACRL/NY Symposium, “Cultivating Entrepreneurship in Academic Libraries” 01/03/2013 On Friday, December 7th, the ACRL/NY 2012 Symposium, “Cultivating Entrepreneurship in Academic Libraries,” was held at Baruch College’s vertical campus. Each of the daya��s five speakers provided examples of entrepreneurship in their personal and professional projects, as well as advice on how staff and leaders can foster entrepreneurship in academic libraries throughout our region. Read the ...
  • New Librarians Discussion Group Meet-na��-Greet: a�?Demystifying the Hiring Processa�?, 2/7/2013 12/19/2012 RESCHEDULED! New Librarians Discussion Group Meet-na��-Greet: a�?Demystifying the Hiring Processa�? Thursday, February 7th, 2013 6:00 a�� 8:00pm METRO Training Center 57 E. 11th Street (4th floor) Please Register at http://metro.org/events/289/ What role does the traditional hiring committee play in the academic library hiring process? Who serves? How do they prepare? What happens during the day-long interview process? And what happens after the ...
  • Joint meeting of METRO ILL SIG and ACRL/NY RSDG 11/29/2012 This special joint meeting of the METRO Interlibrary Loan (ILL) Special Interest Group (SIG) and the ACRL/NY Resource Sharing Discussion Group (RSDG) will focus on common areas of interest to the participants. This may include the relationship between ILL and Demand Driven Acquisition, ILL of electronic resources, and other topics. Please come ready to share ...
  • ACRL/NY Graduate Services Discussion Group Meet N’ Greet, Dec. 11, 4-6 p.m. at the CUNY Graduate Center 11/27/2012 Are you a librarian for Graduate students? Are you interested in sharing and learning about programming and instruction ideas? If so, join the ACRL/NY Graduate Services Discussion Group for snacks and discussion on Tuesday, Dec. 11, 4-6 p.m. at the CUNY Graduate Center. It will be an open discussion, but topics will include: Scholarly Communication and ...
  • POSTPONED: New Librarians Discussion Group Meet-na��-Greet: a�?Demystifying the Hiring Processa�? Details to Follow 11/26/2012 UPDATE: Unfortunately, we have had to postpone the panel discussion “Demystifying the Hiring Process” until after the New Year. Our original location was put out of commission by the aftereffects of Hurricane Sandy. We are gratified by the unprecedented response our event notices precipitated. Even though we slowed our marketing efforts when we saw the ...
  • (postponed) ACRLNY New Librarians Discussion Group Meet-na��-Greet: a�?Demystifying the Hiring Process,a�? November 29 11/13/2012   POSTPONED: UPDATE: Unfortunately, we have had to postpone the panel discussion “Demystifying the Hiring Process” until after the New Year. Our original location was put out of commission by the aftereffects of Hurricane Sandy. We are gratified by the unprecedented response our event notices precipitated. Even though we slowed our marketing efforts when we saw ...
  • ACRLNY Fall Meet ‘N Greet: Serving Digital Natives at the Reference Desk, Mina Rees Library, CUNY Graduate Center, November 20 11/07/2012 The ACRLNY User Experience (UX) Discussion Group will be hosting it’s fall “Meet N’ Greet” on Tuesday November 20, 2012 from 5:00pm-6:30pm in room C196.05, Concourse level of the Mina Rees Library, CUNY Graduate Center for a discussion on the theme, “Serving Digital Natives at the Reference Desk”. This “Meet ‘n Greet” is open to everyone, ...
  • Tour of LaGuardia and Wagner Archives, an ACRLNY Event at LaGuardia Community College: Tuesday, October 23, 2012, 4:00pm – 5:30 pm 10/18/2012 Attendees will get a general tour of the archives collections to take a rare look at primary materials documenting the social and political history of New York City. The Archives serves a broad array of researchers: journalists, students, scholars, exhibit planners and policy makers examining the history of Greater New York. The Archives also produces public ...
  • Librarians as Instructional Designers – ACRL/NY Joint Discussion Groups Online Meeting: Thursday, October 25th, 10 AM – 12 PM 10/16/2012
  • ACRL/NY 2012 Symposium 10/10/2012 Cultivating Entrepreneurship in Academic Libraries,a�? Friday, December 7, 2012, Baruch College Academic librarians are under tremendous pressure to adapt to changes in technology, declining budgets, a�?re-skilling,a�? and cultural or institutional expectations. Through necessity and ingenuity, some librarians are adapting by seeking out new opportunities for collaboration, innovation and creative service offerings that meet our usersa�� evolving ...
  • ACRL/NY Call for Poster Session Proposals: “Cultivating Entrepreneurship in Academic Libraries” 09/11/2012 The Call for Posters is closed–10-15-12. Call for Poster Session Proposals: a�?Cultivating Entrepreneurship in Academic Librariesa�? The 2012 ACRL/NY Annual Symposium a�?Cultivating Entrepreneurship in Academic Librariesa�? will focus on academic librarians who seek out new opportunities for collaboration, innovation and creative service offerings that meet our usersa�� evolving needs with limited resources. At ACRL/NYa��s 32ndA�annual symposium, we ...
  • ACRL/NY Information Literacy/Instruction Discussion Group Meet & Greet Wednesday, June 13th 06/11/2012 ACRL/NY Information Literacy/Instruction Discussion Group Meet & Greet Wednesday, June 13th, 2012, 12 – 2 PM A� This meeting is open to ACRL/NY members and non-members interested in finding out more about the organization. Come join us to get new ideas or share what you have been working on. To start the discussion, Clara Tran (Stony Brook ...
  • Starting a Mentoring Program for Academic Librarians: ACRL/NY 06/05/2012 Members of the executive board of The Greater New York Metropolitan Area Chapter of ACRL had been talking about starting a mentoring program for several years, and we finally did it. The New York City Area is home to four library schools and numerous academic institutions. Our chapter had already started up a New Librarians Discussion ...
  • The Mentoring Experience: ACRL/NY New Librarians Discussion Group & Mentoring Program; Mina Rees Library; Wedneseday, May 16, 6-8pm 05/04/2012 Please join the ACRL/NY New Librarians Discussion Group and the ACRL/NY Mentoring Program participants on Wednesday, May 16, from 6-8pm at The CUNY Graduate Center for a discussion on the mentoring experience. Hear advice from current mentors and seasoned librarians. We will also discuss the development and structure of ACRL/NY’s first mentoring program. We are ...
  • Presentation of “Using WordPress to Create Your Professional ePortfolio” 04/26/2012 Danielle Apfelbaum, (Reference and Instruction Librarian, NYIT, Old Westbury), was kind enough to share her presentation to the ACRL/NY Distance Learning Discussion Group on April 20, 2012. Prezi
  • ACRL/NY Distance Learning Discussion Group Meet and Greet, April 20 04/11/2012 update: Danielle Apfelbaum kindly shared her presentation with us. The ACRL/NY Distance Learning Discussion Group is pleased to sponsor a a�?meet-and-greeta�? on Friday April 20, from 9:30-11:00 am at the Mercy, Manhattan campus. The topic of conversation will be a�?E-Portfolios & the Academic Librarian.a�? E-portfolios are enjoying a renaissance, as students from various disciplines are encouraged to ...
  • ACRL/NY Graduate Services Discussion Group, April 26, 2012 04/10/2012 ACRL/NY Graduate Services Discussion Groupand ARLIS/NY A� Thursday, April 26, 2012 3-5 p.m. Topic:A� a�?Outreach at the Meta��s Watson Librarya�? A�Join the librarians from the Watson Librarya��Lisa Harms (Assistant Museum Librarian for Collections and Access), Erika Hauser (Collection Management), John Lindaman (Technical Services), and Andrea Puccio (Cataloging and Departmental Technical Services)a��as they discuss how the Metropolitan Museum of Arta��s ...
  • ACRL/NY and METRO Catablogging program, May 10, 2012 03/20/2012 Colleagues, as chair of the ACRL/NY Special Collections and Archives Discussion Group it is my pleasure to invite you the upcoming catablogging program held in cooperation with the METRO New York Library Council. Our featured speaker is Chela Scott Weber, the Associate Head for Archival Collections at the Tamiment Library & Robert F. Wagner Labor ...
  • ACRL/NY User Experience (UX) Discussion Group on Friday March 23, 2012 from 4:00pm-5:30pm 03/12/2012 Come to our next ACRL/NY User Experience (UX) Discussion Group on Friday March 23, 2012 from 4:00pm-5:30pm! The meeting will be held in room C196.05, Concourse level of the Mina Rees Library, CUNY Graduate Center, on Friday March 23, 2012 from 4:00pm-5:30pm. To get to this room, please enter the library on the main floor. Please bring ...
  • ACRL/NY Resource Sharing Discussion Group a�?Meet and Greeta�? 3/23 03/06/2012 Please join us for the ACRL/NY Resource Sharing Discussion Group a�?Meet and Greeta�? When: Friday March 23, 2011, 9:30 a�� 10:30 am Where: Mercy College-Manhattan 66 W. 35 St., 7th floor Directions can be found at: https://www.mercy.edu/about-mercy-college/locations/manhattan/directions/ ID is required to enter the building. We will explore topics of interest to librarians and library students involved in acquisitions, cataloging, collection development, electronic ...
  • ACRL/NY New Librarians Discussion Group Meeting, Tues. February 21 02/07/2012 Speaker:A� Margaret Bausman Date:A� Tuesday, February 21, 2012 Time:A� 6:00pm-8:00pm. Location:A� C196.05 (Special Collections Reading Room), Mina Rees Library CUNY Graduate Center 365 Fifth Ave. New York, NYA� 10016-4309 Light snacks will be served Event Description:A� Margaret Bausman is a new academic librarian.A� In 2010, she completed her MSLIS degree at Long Island University’s Palmer School in the Rare Books and Special Collections ...
  • METRO Event Videos Available Now Online 02/01/2012 METRO partnered with ACRL/NY to host professional development events beginning in the Fall, 2011. The videos for the first two events are now available on the METRO website: Fair Use is Not Civil Disobedience: Rethinking the Copyright Wars and the Role of the Academic Library, James Neal, Vice President of Information Services and University Librarian. Article ...
  • ACRL/NY Graduate Services Discussion Group, Meeting and Tour of NYU Research Commons, Thursday Feb. 9 02/01/2012 (blog: http://acrlnygsdg.wordpress.com/)   Thursday, February 9, 2012: 3 p.m.-5 p.m. Meeting and tour of the Research Commons at NYUa��s Bobst Library The Graduate Services Discussion Group (GSDG) of ACRL/NY is a forum for librarians who work with graduate student populations to discuss how to customize and do outreach to graduate students in all disciplines. Join co-chairs Michael Handis and ...
  • ACRL/NY 2011 Symposium 11/30/2011 The Global Librarian: Information Without Borders, Friday, December 2, 2011, Baruch College. Academic librarians serve increasingly diverse populations, across a variety of platforms at home and around the world. As higher education becomes more global a�� and mobile a�� physical distance is no longer a barrier to teaching and learning. Through innovative use of progressive technologies, ...
  • ACRL/NY Graduate Services Discussion Group Joint Meeting with Metro Bibliographic Instruction SlG Nov. 9, 2011 11/09/2011 Please join ACRL/NYa��s Graduate Services Discussion Group for the joint meeting with the Metro Bibliographic Instruction Special Interest Group at Metro from 10 am until noon on Wednesday, November 9. Scott Collard, Social Sciences Collections Coordinator and Librarian for Education and Linguistics at New York Universitya��s Bobst Library, will give a presentation about graduate student services ...
  • Video from the METRO & ACRL/NY October 4, 2011 Lecture: Fair Use Is Not Civil Disobedience: Rethinking the Copyright Wars and the Role of the Academic Library; (James Neal, speaker) 11/05/2011 The video from the METRO & ACRL/NY October 4, 2011 Lecture: Fair Use Is Not Civil Disobedience: Rethinking the Copyright Wars and the Role of the Academic Library; (James Neal, speaker) is available at: http://vimeo.com/30398890
  • METRO & ACRL/NY Present: Change in the Digital Age: Metadata Trends for Libraries (Weds., Nov. 16) 11/05/2011 Speaker: Rebecca Guenther Wednesday, November 16, 2011, 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Metadata has become a key piece in managing and discovering information resources in the digital environment. This event is intended for professionals and students who are interested in learning about the current and future metadata environment in libraries and other cultural heritage institutions. The presenter ...
  • ACRL/NY Special Collections and Archives and Meet-n-Greet, Nov. 4, 2011 11/04/2011 Are you an archivist or librarian working in an archive?A� Are you involved in Special Collections within your library?A� If so please join us at the Fall 2011 ACRL/NY Special Collections and Archives “Meet-n-Greet,” where you will meet colleagues from across the Greater New York area.A� The meeting will be Friday, ...
  • ACRL/NY New Librarians Discussion Group Meet n’ Greet, Oct. 20, 2011 10/20/2011 ACRL/NY New Librarians Discussion Group Meet na�� Greet :: blog Thursday, October 20, 2011 6 p.m.-8 p.m. Learn about ACRL/NYa��s new Mentoring Program! Come and hear about the new ACRL/NY Mentoring Program! Currently in its testing stage, the Mentoring Program is looking for mentees. You must be a member of ACRL/NY to be mentored. The New ...
  • ACRL/NY Graduate Services Discussion Group Meet ‘n’ Greet, Oct. 19, 2011 10/12/2011 Upcoming Event! ACRL/NY Graduate Services Discussion Group (blog: http://acrlnygsdg.wordpress.com/ ) Meet ‘na�� Greet Wednesday, October 19, 2011 6 p.m.-8 p.m. The new Graduate Services Discussion Group (GSDG) of ACRL/NY is a forum for librarians who work with graduate student populations to discuss how to customize and do outreach to graduate students in all disciplines. Join co-chairs Michael Handis and Amy Ballmer ...
  • ACRL/NY Long Island Section Event Making the Most of Library Space, June 3, 2011 06/06/2011 Join us for a discussion on the use of library space: What do we want to happen in our spaces? How do we plan for our library spaces? What are students looking for in an information commons? How can we enhance space with little or no money? Followed by a tour of the new library building, tracking to obtain a ...
  • ACRL/NY Resource Sharing Discussion Group Spring 2011 meeting, March 18, 2011 03/18/2011 When: Friday March 18, 2011, 9:30 a�� 10:45 am Where: Mercy College-Manhattan 66 W. 35 St., 7th floor Directions can be found at:A�https://www.mercy.edu/about-mercy-college/locations/manhattan/directions/ ID is required to enter the building. air max 1 We will explore topics of interest to librarians and library students involved in acquisitions, cataloging, collection development, electronic resources, serials, ILL, and other ...
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  • ACRL/NY NYC, Fall 2008 Program: Podcasting for Librarians, Nov. 21, 2008 11/21/2008 New York City Section, Fall 2008 Program: Podcasting for Librarians, Friday, November 21, 2008 * printable flyer ray ban clubmaster sunglasses Date: Friday, November 21, 2008 Time: 10:00 am to 12:30 pm Podcasting can be a powerful tool to showcase your library and enhance its services. It can help make your library more relevant to your users and provide ...
  • ACRL/NY NYC Section, Spring 2008 Program: Tour of the LuEsther T. Mertz Library of the New York Botanical Garden, June 13, 2008 06/13/2008 New York City Section, Spring 2008 Program: Tour of the LuEsther T. Mertz Library of the New York Botanical Garden, Friday, June 13, 2008 * printable flyer oakley gascan sunglasses Date: Friday, June 13th, 2008 Time: 11:00 amCanada ray ban sunglasses Attendees will get a general tour of the library and rare book collections as ...
  • ACRL/NY Long Island Section, Spring 2008 Program (co-sponsored by Adelphi Libraries): Marketing Library Resources and Services: Let Them Know What You’ve Got! A Workshop for Academic Librarians, May 9, 2008 05/09/2008 Long Island Section, Spring 2008 Program (co-sponsored by Adelphi Libraries): Marketing Library Resources and Services: Let Them Know What You’ve Got! A Workshop for Academic Librarians Friday, May 9, 2008, 8:30 a.m.a�� 12 p.m., Adelphi University, * printable flyer nike air max cb34 * Darren Chase, Stony Brook University. Online Users, First Class Service Marketing for Web-based ...
  • ACRL/NY 2006 Symposium 12/07/2006 Commercialization and the Academic Library: Mission Statement or Market Share December 1, 2006, Baruch College As the business model increasingly pervades the academy, librarians find themselves responding to a mentality that embraces the “bottom line.” The 2006 ACRL/NY annual Symposium “Commercialization and the Academic Library: Mission Statement or Market Share” explores the commercialization of higher education, ...
  • ACRL/NY Information Literacy Discussion Group:”BI Strategies,” Oct. 6, 2006 10/06/2006 BI Strategies Where Can I Buy Oakley sunglasses Friday, October 6th, 2006, Long Island University-Brooklyn Campus, 1 University Plaza, Brooklyn, NY 11201, LLC 515 & new LIU Bklyn BI Lab, Time: 2 p.m. – 5 p.m. Refreshments will be served. Presentations: * Camtasia and the Embedded Librarian – Betsy Crenshaw * Active Learning – Jane Suda (Coordinator of Instruction) * ...
  • ACRL/NY 2005 Symposium 12/07/2005 Connecting with the Net Generation: Access and Environment Dec. 2, 2005. Baruch College The Internet and search engines have had a profound influence on students in higher education today. How can the library best position itself to work within the Google environment while at the same time expanding the information environment to include more academic access ...
  • ACRL/NY NYC and Westchester Sections, Fall 2005 Program, Building Digital Partnerships at Columbia University, Sept. 9, 2005 09/09/2005 co-sponsors: ACRL/NY NYC and Westchester Sections David Millman Building Digital Partnerships at Columbia University September 9, 2005, 9:30 – 12:00 Mercy College Manhattan, 66 West 35th St. (5th – 6th Aves.) Rm. 704A nike 360 air max For more information, contact: NYC SECTION MEMBERS: Vincent Munch ( President) 212-343-1234 x2009 or Monica Berger ( President-Elect/VP) 718-260-5488 WESTCHESTER SECTION MEMBERS: Kris Wycisk ...
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  • ACRL/NY LI Section, Librarians as Teaching Faculty, October 28, 2002 10/23/2002 ACRL/NY-LI Workshop Oct. 28 Librarians as Teaching Faculty workshop sponsored by ACRL / NY-LI Monday, October 28, 2002 9:00 am – 12:30 pm Axinn Library, Hofstra University Hempstead Turnpikeoakley spike sunglasses Hempstead, NY 11549 A discussion workshop on: *Credit-bearing courses *Increased demand for library instruction ...
  • ACRL/NY 2001 Symposium 12/07/2001 Learning Outcomes Assessment: A Step Forward December 7, 2001. NYPL Bartos Forum This exciting conference focuses on Information Literacy. It deals with: 1. developing the tools for outcomes assessment, as well as 2. how librarians can form partnerships with faculty to integrate Information Literacy into all curriculum areas. cheap nike air max Visit the full Symposium website for the program, ...

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  • Re-Imagined Spaces & Services Tour (METRO Reference + Instruction Meetup) – February 19, 2019 01/29/2019 Facilitated by the METRO Reference & Instruction Meetup group, this tour series offers a look inside innovative library spaces around the NYC area. The School of Visual Arts (SVA) Library has recently renovated their West Side branch, which includes new features such as a gaming room with both traditional consoles and virtual reality systems, and ...
  • ACRL/NY 2018 Symposium: Libraries in Direct Action REGISTRATION IS OPEN 11/13/2018 Call for Presentations: Libraries in Direct Action In 2018, the core values of librarianship, including social responsibility, education, democracy, and intellectual freedom, have faced one challenge after another. This year’s ACRL/NY Symposium will address ways in which academic and research libraries have taken action to confront these challenges and uphold these core values. The ACRL/NY 2018 Symposium will be held on December ...
  • NYTSL Fall 2018 Program: Wikidata 11/08/2018 Link to register: http://nytsl.org/nytsl/nytsl-fall-2018-program-wikidata-with-megan-wacha-cuny-and-luiza-wainer-princeton/ Wed. November 14th, 2018 5:30-8:00 PM The New York Public Library – Stephen A. Schwarzman Building 476 Fifth Avenue (at 42nd Street) Margaret Liebman Berger Forum, Room 227 New York, NY 10018 Please join us for an introduction to a fascinating world of Wikidata and beyond! Over the past years, interest in potential applications of Wikidata, the ...
  • New York Library Club Annual Pre-Holiday Dinner & Scholarship Presentation 11/06/2018 Please join the New York Library Club at Le Midi NYC for our Annual Pre-Holiday Dinner & Gloria Dinerman Scholarship Award Presentation. WHEN: Tuesday, November 13, 2018, 6:00 PM-8:00 PM WHERE: Le Midi NYC,11 E 13th St, New York, NY 10003, New York, NY 10003 DETAILS: The Dinner includes a three-course Prix Fixe meal. Selections are to be made at the ...
  • NYTSL Fall 2018 Program: Wikidata, with Megan Wacha (CUNY) and Luiza Wainer (Princeton) 10/17/2018 NYTSL Fall 2018 Program: Wikidata, with Megan Wacha (CUNY) and Luiza Wainer (Princeton) Registration is now open! When: Wednesday, November 14th, 2018 5:30PM: Registration and Refreshments 6:15PM: Meeting and Program Where: 476 Fifth Avenue (at 42nd Street) The New York Public Library – Stephen A. Schwarzman Building Margaret Liebman Berger Forum, Room 227 New York, NY 10018 United States Panelists: Megan Wacha advances equitable access to information through her ...
  • METRO Reference & Instruction Meet-Up Fall Tours: Re-Imagined Spaces and Services 10/16/2018 FALL TOURS Oct 23rd, 3pm – 5pm NYU – Learning Studio The Learning Studio at NYU Bobst offers a large capacity classroom designed as a flexible space for instruction. The classroom is equipped with movable furniture, multiple monitors, and whiteboards so that teachers and learners can use the room in a variety of configurations for collaborative work and innovation. ...