Welcome to ACRL/NY

ACRL/NY Symposium 2017In accordance with the Bylaws of the Greater New York Metropolitan Area Chapter/Association of College and Research Libraries, Inc., ACRL/NY is dedicated to improving library services, encouraging the exchange of ideas and information, providing networking opportunities for librarians and seeking greater cooperation among academic and research libraries. ACRL/NY promotes professional standards, mentors librarians, and enhances professional development through a variety of educational programs. The Chapter encourages local participation in national issues relating to academic and research libraries.

Announcements

  • LACUNY Institute 2022 : “Built to Exclude: Confronting Issues of Equity and Otherness in Libraries.” 05/06/2022
    The full schedule is now live for LACUNY Institute 2022 which will be held virtually (next week!) on May 12th and 13th and hosted by the New York City College of Technology. Register here. We have an amazing line up of speakers from across the U.S.and Canada.Our keynote speaker is Mariame Kaba, an organizer, educator, curator, and ...
  • REGISTRATION (and call for posters) IS OPEN! SUNYLA Annual Conference @ Farmingdale State College June 8-10 04/26/2022
    Call for posters extended to May 2, 2022!  Please submit poster proposals here:  Call for Poster Session Proposals Library school students are especially encouraged to submit poster proposals.  The poster session will take place on Thursday, June 9, 4:30-6:00 P.M. Full conference registration is only $50 for students, and poster presenters get 10% off! REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!!  SUNYLA 2022:  Soaring into the Future of Libraries–a Hybrid ...
  • LACUNY Institute 2022 : “Built to Exclude: Confronting Issues of Equity and Otherness in Libraries.” 04/22/2022
    Registration is now open for LACUNY Institute 2022 which will be held virtually on May 12th and 13th and hosted by the New York City College of Technology. Register here We have an amazing line up of speakers from across the U.S. and Canada. Check out the program in process (new sessions are still being added and a ...
  • LACUNY Institute 2022 04/14/2022
    Our Keynote Speaker for this year’s LACUNY Institute 2022, which will be held virtually on May 12th & 13th, and will be hosted by the New York City College of Technology.Mariame Kaba is an organizer, educator, curator, and prison industrial complex (PIC) abolitionist who is active in movements for racial, gender, and transformative justice. Learn more about Mariame and her work: https://2022lacunyinst.commons.gc.cuny.edu/keynote-speaker/ Save ...
  • Call for Proposals- ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee 2022 04/06/2022
    ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee is currently seeking 25/45 minutes session and 60/90 –minutes workshop proposals for Spring 2022 and Fall 2022 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 Mindfulness and finding a balance Media platforms and intensifying cost ...

Upcoming ACRL/NY Events