Get Involved!

Interested in getting involved with ACRL/NY?

ACRL/NY invites you to become an active member of our organization! ACRL/NY is the Greater New York Metropolitan Chapter of the Association of College & Research Libraries. The Chapter promotes professional standards, mentors librarians, and enhances professional development through a variety of educational programs. In addition to the professional development and networking opportunities, our members receive the ACRL/NY Newsletter and have unlimited access to the many events and programs sponsored by our discussion groups. Each fall, our organization hosts an annual symposium that focuses on current issues in academic librarianship.

We encourage our members to attend the meetings of our Symposium Planning Committee and our Executive Board. All meetings are open to our membership. If you are interested in joining the Symposium Planning Committee, please contact Symposium Chair, with any questions as well as to be added to sign-in list for front desk security at Mercy Manhattan. General questions and comments can be directed to Thomas Keenan, President,

Meeting Dates for Spring 2018
all dates are Fridays

Jan 19
Feb 23
March 16
April 13
May 18
June 8

*Symposium Planning Committee meets from 11-12:30,
Executive Board meets from 1-3

Discussion Group Meeting Dates for Spring 2018
March 16 (User Experience, 9:30-10:45)
April 13 (Instruction/ IL, 9:30-10:45)
May 18 (First Year Experience, 9:30-10:45)
June 8 (Distance Learning, 9:30-10:45)

Where: Mercy College Manhattan, Room 723 * directions