Events Archive

ACRL/NY Events Archive

  • Building Blocks for Your Professional Reputation 11/04/2022
    ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee invite you to this Fall 2022 program. Speaker: Susanne Markgren, Assistant Director /Library Operations, Manhattan College and Linda Miles, Assistant Professor & Head of Reference, CUNY Hostos Community College WHEN: Friday, Nov 18, 2022, 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. WHERE:  Hybrid event- Both in-person & on ZOOM at Mercy College PROGRAM MODERATOR: Dr. Kanu A. Nagra REGISTRATION: Please ...
  • Crafting Compelling Conference Proposals (Friday, October 14) 09/27/2022
    ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee invite you to a Fall 2022 program Crafting Compelling Conference Proposals Speaker: Danielle S. Apfelbaum, Scholarly Communication Librarian, Farmingdale State College, SUNY WHEN: Friday, October 14, 2022, 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. WHERE: ZOOM details will be sent to you once you register at the registration form below PROGRAM MODERATOR: Dr. Kanu A. Nagra SLIDESHOW PRESENTATION Program Details Although there exists ...
  • Incorporating Universal Design in Your Library 09/20/2022
    ACRL/NY’s First Year Experience Discussion Group co-chairs Carl Andrews (Bronx Community College) and Derek Stadler (LaGuardia Community College), invite members to attend our Fall 2022 meeting. How can we as librarians insure that our resources and services are accessible and all inclusive? Please join our discussion that will cover these themes: What are the challenges in providing ...
  • Librarian Mentorship through Mutual Scholarship (Sep 30, 2022) 09/09/2022
    ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee invite you to a Fall 2022 program Librarian Mentorship through Mutual Scholarship: An Approach to Foster Higher Morale and Strengthen Collegiality Speaker: Kristen J. Nyitray, Director, Special Collections and University Archives, and University Archivist, Stony Brook University Libraries Speaker: Dana Reijerkerk, Knowledge Management & Digital Assets Librarian, Stony Brook University Libraries WHEN: Friday, Sep 30, 2022, ...
  • Collaborating with Our Public Libraries: Partnerships That Support FYE Programs — ACRL/NY First Year Experience Discussion Group (Friday, May 13, 2022) 03/21/2022
    ACRL/NY’s First Year Experience Discussion Group co-chairs Carl Andrews (Bronx Community College) and Derek Stadler (LaGuardia Community College), invite members to attend our Spring 2022 meeting. Have you ever considered reaching out to the public library near your campus? How can academic and public library collaborations support our First Year Experience students? Our spring meeting will address collaborations ...
  • CFP: Call for Lightning Round Proposals: ACRL LMOIG- (Greater NYC) – Spring 2022 virtual meeting – April 8, 2022 deadline 03/07/2022
    Call for Lightning Round Talks Promoting Digital Scholarship Projects  ACRL National Library Marketing and Outreach Interest Group  – Greater NYC MeetupSpring 2022 Virtual Meeting Friday April 29, 2022 via Zoom (3:00pm-4:30pm eastern time)* https://acrl-lmoig-nyc.org/     *Our meeting will be held via Zoom and we encourage individuals (far and wide) to submit lightning round proposals and attend  Submission form —– >   https://form.jotform.com/220584589715164 (deadline: April 8, 2022) The ...
  • Incorporating Critical Pedagogy in Your Library Instruction — ACRL/NY First Year Experience Discussion Group (Friday, November 19, 2021) 10/18/2021
    Incorporating Critical Pedagogy in Your Library Instruction ACRL/NY’s First Year Experience Discussion Group co-chairs Carl Andrews (Bronx Community College) and Derek Stadler (LaGuardia Community College), invite members to attend our Fall 2021 meeting. “Critical pedagogy is the philosophy of education that empowers through connecting knowledge to power, allowing one to act constructively and to recognize the relationship between ...
  • ACRL e-Learning webcast login: OER Part Three (3/10) 03/09/2021
      Open Educational Resources and Affordability: Part Three An ACRL e-Learning webcast Wednesday, March 10, 2021 The archived webcast recording is available at: URL: https://acrllive.learningtimesevents.org/open-educational-resources-and-affordability-part-iii/ Password: oer Thanks again for registering for the ACRL e-Learning Webcast, “Open Educational Resources and Affordability: Part Three,” to be held Wednesday, March 10, 2021 from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Central time (11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. ...
  • ACRL e-Learning webcast login: OER Part Two (3/2) 03/02/2021
    Open Educational Resources and Affordability: Part Two An ACRL e-Learning webcast Wednesday, March 3, 2021 The archived webcast recording is available at: URL: https://acrllive.learningtimesevents.org/open-educational-resources-and-affordability-part-ii/ Password: initiatives Thanks again for registering for the ACRL e-Learning Webcast, “Open Educational Resources and Affordability: Part Two,” to be held Wednesday, March 3, 2021 from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Central time (11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. ...
  • ACRL e-Learning webcast login: OER Part One (2/24) 02/23/2021
    Open Educational Resources and Affordability: Part One An ACRL e-Learning webcast Wednesday, February 24, 2021 The archived webcast recording is available at: URL: https://acrllive.learningtimesevents.org/oer-affordability-pt1/ Password: affordability Thanks again for registering for the ACRL e-Learning Webcast, “Open Educational Resources and Affordability: Part One,” to be held Wednesday, February 24, 2021 from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Central time (11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. ...
  • Unexpected Opportunities: A Conversation and Virtual Happy Hour 02/22/2021
    Tuesday March 16, from 4:00pm-5:30pm (EST) Come join us. Decompress. Connect with colleagues and future colleagues. We are: the New Librarians’ Discussion Group and the Mentoring Program of ACRL/NY. We regularly hold workshops and events for library students, job seekers, and new and seasoned librarians who are looking to recharge. You don’t need to be a mentor ...
  • ACRL/NY Open Access Discussion Group Event: Data Librarianship in Support of Open and Reproducible Scholarship, Jan. 15 12/19/2020
    ACRL/NY members, please join the Open Access Discussion Group for an event on data librarianship. Our speaker is Vicky Steeves When: January 15, 2021, 2-3:30 PM What: Data Librarianship in Support of Open and Reproducible Scholarship In this session, Vicky Steeves, Librarian for Research Data Management and Reproducibility at New York University Division of Libraries, will discuss her work ...
  • Save the Dates! LACUNY Institute 2020/2021 – May 5-6, 2021 12/14/2020
    **** Please excuse the cross-posts***** Save the Dates! What: LACUNY Institute 2020/2021 When: May 5-6, 2021 Where: Virtually @ Bronx Community College, City University of New York More details will be provided in the coming weeks, such as: Call for Papers Registration information Thank you, Nelson Santana, Chair LACUNY Institute 2020/2021 nelson.santana02@bcc.cuny.edu
  • Registration Open for ACRL/NY 2020 Annual Symposium 11/19/2020
    Registration Now Open! ACRL/NY 2020 Annual Symposium Civic Engagement: Democracy and the Library December 4, 2020 Virtual Symposium Register now https://acrlny2020symposium.wordpress.com Registration is now open for the ACRL/NY 2020 Virtual Symposium. This year’s symposium is about the intersection of libraries and research institutions with civics, governance, and democracy. How are civic issues impacting collections and services? How do libraries foster engagement with civic ...
  • Call for Proposals: Poster Lightning Round- ACRL/NY 2020 Annual Symposium 10/26/2020
    ACRL/NY 2020 Annual Symposium Civic Engagement: Democracy and the Library December 4, 2020 Virtual Symposium Call for Proposals: Poster Lighting Round Submit here —-> https://acrlny2020symposium.wordpress.com/posters/ For this year’s ACRL/NY Symposium, we are seeking proposals for a Poster Lightning Round about the intersection of libraries and research institutions with civics, governance, and democracy. How are civic issues impacting collections and services? How do libraries ...
  • Finding a Work-Life Balance During a Pandemic (Oct 30 at 2PM) 10/08/2020
    ACRL/NY and LACUNY Professional Development Committees invite you to a Fall 2020 program Finding a Work-Life Balance During a Pandemic WHEN: Friday, October 30, 2020, 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. WHERE: ZOOM details will be sent to you once you register at the registration form below PROGRAM MODERATOR: Dr. Kanu A. Nagra, Derek Stadler and Michelle Ehrenpreis Please register by ...
  • Call for proposals: ACRL/NY 2020 Annual Symposium – submit by October 31, 2020 09/30/2020
    Civic Engagement: Democracy and the Library Virtual Symposium Format: The ACRL/NY 2020 Symposium will be held completely virtually. We are seeking 5-7 minute poster presentations. We are open to a mixture of presentation types and formats. Call for Proposals: Poster Lightning Round Poster proposals can be submitted at https://acrlny2020symposium.wordpress.com/posters/ For this year’s ACRL/NY Symposium, we are seeking proposals for a ...
  • ACRL/NY First Year Experience Discussion Group Meeting (September 18, 2020) 08/24/2020
    ACRL/NY’s First Year Experience Discussion Group co-chairs Carl Andrews (Bronx Community College) and Derek Stadler (LaGuardia Community College), invite members to attend our Spring 2020 meeting: “Keeping First Year Students Engaged in a Library Instruction Session” Come and join ACRL/NY members for an enlightening afternoon, where we will exchange ideas on how to keep freshman students engaged ...
  • ACRL/NY Presents: Mapping Your Way to Job or Career Success (Tuesday July 14, from 3:00pm-4:30pm (EST) 06/26/2020
    Please join the Mentoring Program and the New Librarians Discussion Group for this presentation and discussion. This event is free and open to all current members of ACRL/NY only. Become a member ! ***Not sure if you are a current member? Contact sbaschnikw@oldwestbury.edu. NOTE: You do not have to be a national member to join ACRL/NY. ...
  • Virtual Happy Hour with the ACRL/NY’s New Librarians’ Discussion Group and Mentoring Program 04/22/2020
    Thursday, May 7th 4:30pm – 6:00pm Come join us. Decompress. Let us know the challenges you’re facing in a COVID-19 world, and share your experiences and advice. Connect with colleagues and future colleagues. We are: the New Librarians’ Discussion Group and the Mentoring Program of ACRL/NY. We regularly hold workshops and events for library students, job seekers, new ...
  • ACRL/NY Shut Up and Write events going online 04/07/2020
    ACRL/NY members, after some discussion, have decided to maintain the remaining two Shut Up and Write sessions. Instead of meeting in person, we will hold the events virtually. It is all somewhat experimental but we would like to hold the sessions on the same days and times and touching base via email. We will work ...
  • ACRL/NY Shut Up and Write Spring Sessions 02/26/2020
    ACRL/NY members, the Research & Writing Support Group will be meeting for Shut Up and Write sessions on these Thursdays this spring. The focus always is to write in a structured, focused environment. Each evening has three writing sessions of twenty minutes each, followed by a five minute interlude in between. Bring your best ideas and prepare to ...
  • ACRL/NY Discussion: Open Pedagogy and Academic Libraries (February 21) 02/03/2020
    ** Please excuse the cross-posting** Please join your ACRLNY OPEN-DG colleagues for a discussion of Open Pedagogy and Academic Libraries at our meeting on Friday February 21, 3-4pm, at the Manhattan Campus of Mercy College. We welcome Jean Amaral, Associate Professor and Open Knowledge Librarian at BMCC, who will kick-off our gathering, and offers the following discussion ...
  • Research Data Management Symposium, NYC – December 5, 2019 11/13/2019
    You are cordially invited to attend a Research Data Management Symposium in NYC to be held on December 5, 2019. This symposium will highlight practical solutions to data management challenges from the perspectives of physician scientists and a NYC based CTSA, as well as two approaches to data catalogs by two NYC libraries who participate ...
  • RSVP- Fall 2019 meeting – ACRL Library Marketing & Outreach Interest Group- Nov 21, Berkely College, Manhattan Campus 11/04/2019
    ACRL National | Library Marketing & Outreach (LMOIG) Interest Group | Greater NYC Fall 2019 meeting: Promoting Libraries to Non-Traditional Students RSVP Now! https://tinyurl.com/acrl-lmoig-nyc-F2019 Thurs. Nov. 21, 2019 – 2:30pm-4:00pm Berkeley College, Manhattan Campus 3 East 43rd street,  room 305 2:30pm-4:00pm Light refreshments will be served! Lightning Round Presenters – (15-20 mins) 1.       Reaching out to tired, busy, adult students: Rigorous Roundtables and Personal Librarians Kate Adler, ...
  • Remaining Shut Up and Write sessions for calendar year 2019 10/30/2019
    ACRL/NY members, the Research & Writing Support Group will be meeting for these Shut Up and Write sessions one Wednesday per month over the Fall 2019 semester. The focus always is for attendees to write in a structured, focused environment. Each evening has three writing sessions of twenty minutes each, followed by a five minute ...
  • Call for Lightning Round Talks- deadline: Fri Nov 1, 2019- Fall 2019 ACRL LMOIG Meeting (NYC meetup)- Promoting Libraries to Non-Traditional Students 10/29/2019
    Call for Lightning Round Talks:  Promoting Libraries to Non-Traditional students. ACRL (National) Library Marketing & Outreach Interest Group (LMOIG) Greater NYC Meetup *deadline: Fri Nov 1, 2019* How do you promote your library to non-traditional students?  How do you engage and target students who may not fit the profile of a typical undergraduate student?   How do you promote libraries ...
  • What’s Your Story? Using Narrative for Self-Promotion (October 29) 10/22/2019
    Perhaps the most important story you need to develop and tell is your own story—something that both defines you and helps others understand you. This means not only your professional biography—who you are and how you “came to be,” in a professional sense—but also stories about how you work and the ways you handle responsibilities ...
  • Copyright and Course Reserves: A Two-Part Webcast Series (November 6 & 13, 2019) 10/15/2019
    ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee Presents ACRL Webcasts on Copyright and Course Reserves: A Two-Part Webcast Series When: Thursday, 11/6/2019 from 2:00 PM-3:00 PM (EST) Where: ACRL National and ACRL/NY members can register for free at St. John’s University, Queens Campus QUEENS viewing Host:  Kathryn Shaughnessy, Phone: 718-990-1454 LOCATION: St John’s University Libraries, 8000 Utopia Parkway, St. Augustine Hall, Room ...
  • Innovative Library Instruction and Outreach Practices (October 25, 2019) 10/10/2019
    WHEN: Friday, October 25, 2019, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM WHERE: Mercy College- Manhattan Campus, 66 West 35th Street, New York, NY 10016 Room -403B. To enter building, show your college and /or State Id at the entrance. PROGRAM MODERATOR: Dr. Kanu A. Nagra, Borough of Manhattan Community College Please RSVP by Oct 23 on the following link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfgjBhBczJmW84cwaIZZ-FSklNvkoFdEcnwsUB1AjQXNYag4A/viewform?usp=sf_link Teaching ...
  • Maintenance Needed: Tools and Strategies for Ongoing E-resource Management (November 5, 2019) 10/08/2019
    METRO and the ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee present a workshop on caring for your e-resources Maintenance Needed: Tools and Strategies for Ongoing E-resource Management By Angela Sidman, Director of E-Resources & Serials Management at Yale University Library Event Moderators:  Dr. Kanu A. Nagra and Davis Erin Anderson When: Tuesday, November 5, 2019 from 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM EST Where: ...
  • Making the Best of the One-Shot Instruction Session (Friday, November 1) 10/04/2019
    The Association of College & Research Libraries New York Chapter Presents: Making the Best of the One-Shot Instruction Session Come and join ACRL/NY members for an engaging and informative session about library instruction. We’re asking that attendees come prepared to share their strategies for implementing impactful one-shot instruction sessions. The discussion will be guided around the following ...
  • ACRL/NY “Shut Up and Write” Fall 2019 sessions 10/02/2019
    ACRL/NY members, the Research & Writing Support Group will be meeting for these Shut Up and Write sessions one Wednesday per month over the Fall 2019 semester. The focus always is for attendees to write in a structured, focused environment. Each evening has three writing sessions of twenty minutes each, followed by a five minute ...
  • ACRL/NY PDC invites you to an event on Work-life Balance and Mindfulness 09/18/2019
    ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee invites you to Fall 2019 program Get- It- Done and Accomplish Goals: Work-Life Balance and Mindfulness WHEN: Friday, October 18, 2019, 2:30 PM to 5:00 PM WHERE: Mercy College- Manhattan Campus, 66 West 35th  Street, New York, NY 10016 Room -403B. To enter building, show your college and /or State Id at the ...
  • ACRL/NY Fall 2019 “Shut Up and Write” sessions 09/16/2019
    ACRL/NY members, the Research & Writing Support Group will be meeting for these Shut Up and Write sessions one Wednesday per month over the Fall 2019 semester. The focus always is for attendees to write in a structured, focused environment. Each evening has three writing sessions of twenty minutes each, followed by a five minute ...
  • Call for Poster Submissions: ACRL/NY 2019 Annual Symposium 08/07/2019
    Call for Poster Submissions: ACRL/NY 2019 Annual Symposium Outside of the Box: Redefining Ethical Innovation in the Academic Library December 6, 2019 Baruch College, City University of New York (CUNY) (Baruch Vertical Campus) For this year’s ACRL/NY Symposium, we are seeking posters about new and ethically informed practices in the academic library. Proposals from persons of diverse identities and professional backgrounds ...
  • Last call! Registration for Thursday, June 27 for ACRL/NY’s Shut Up and Write Session 06/26/2019
    Last call! Registration is happening now through noon on Thursday, June 27 for ACRL/NY Shut Up and Write Session. ACRL members come and interact with other writers on the journey, start a new project or add to what you have started. When, and where: Thursday, June 27, 2019, 6:00 to 7:30pm Mercy College, Manhattan campus, Room 725 66 ...
  • ACRL/NY “Shut Up and Write” session, Thursday 27 June, 6:00-7:30 pm 06/13/2019
    ACRL/NY members, please join the Research & Writing Support Group for a Shut Up and Write session on the evening of Thursday June 27. We will be meeting from 6:00-7:15 in an organized but casual environment to discuss the challenges of the creative and writing processes. Most importantly we intend to have three writing session ...
  • Professional Insights from Bullet Journaling 05/20/2019
    As librarians, we are often working on several committees and projects, and being asked to do “more with less,” and in many cases, our work ties us to a computer. This session will focus on using some of the analog techniques found in “bullet journaling” to keep organized, to prioritize, and to reflect on how ...
  • ACRL/NY FIRST YEAR EXPERIENCE DISCUSSION GROUP MEETING “Utilizing the Credo First Year Experience Guide” Friday, May 17, 2019 04/15/2019
    Utilizing the Credo First Year Experience Guide ACRL/NY’s First Year Experience Discussion Group co-chairs Carl Andrews (Bronx Community College) and Derek Stadler (LaGuardia Community College), invite members to attend our Spring 2019 discussion. Come join us for what will be an engaging and informative session where attendees will share ideas on how they envision using the Credo ...
  • Research & Writing Support Group for a Shut Up and Write–Thursday 16 May 2019–New York, NY 04/10/2019
    *** Please excuse any cross-postings *** ACRL/NY members, please join the Research & Writing Support Group for a Shut Up and Write program on the evening of May 16. We will be meeting from 6:00-7:15 in an organized but casual environment to discuss the challenges of the creative and writing processes. Specifically we intend to have ...
  • Encouraging Experimentation and Creativity through Professional Development: Transforming our Failures into Best Practices (March 22, 2018) 03/01/2019
    The Professional Development Committee of ACRL/NY is pleased to present: Encouraging Experimentation and Creativity through Professional Development: Transforming our Failures into Best Practices Presenters: Jessica Kiebler, jessica-kiebler@berkeleycollege.edu, Bonnie Lafazan, Berkeley College, bla@berkeleycollege.edu, Amanda Piekart, Berkeley College, adp@berkeleycollege.edu Description: In order to thrive in the profession, 21st Century librarians must keep up with trends, try new things and improve their job performance. ...
  • 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 ...
  • Program Slides and Photos from the Program “Examining Misconceptions about Library Instruction and Developing Library Courses”, October 19, 2018 10/25/2018
    Please see the program slides and photos below from the recent ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee program: Examining Misconceptions about Library Instruction and Developing Library Courses WHEN: Thursday, 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). Full Program Details Program Slides Program Content 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 10/25/2018
    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 ...
  • Developing a Vision & Cultivating a Career Path – May 3, 2018 07/18/2018
    Developing a Vision & Cultivating a Career Path: An Event Co-Sponsored by the ACRL/NY New Librarians Discussion Group and the Mentoring Program By Eliana Fenyes As a young professional, I often think about my career. Am I on the right path? How do I get where I want to go? When I arrived at the event “Developing ...
  • 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 2018 Recasting the Narrative–April 10-13, 2019– Cleveland, OH 04/13/2018
  • 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, ...
  • First Year Experience Discussion Group: New Student Orientation – March 17, 2017 03/02/2018
    Carl Andrews (Bronx Community College, CUNY) and Mark Aaron Polger (College of Staten Island, CUNY) hosted the ACRL/NY First Year Experience Discussion Group Meeting on Friday March 17th at Mercy College’s Manhattan Campus. Attendees engaged in an enlightening discussion that touched on a variety of topics related to new student orientation.  Student centered teaching, embedded librarianship, ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • ACRL/NY Symposium Committee at ACRL/NY Symposium 2017 – “The Mission” 01/23/2018
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  • 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 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 ...
  • 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. ...
  • 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 ...
  • ACRL/NY and LACUNY sponsored event The LIU Libraries Ethnographic Study 04/28/2017
    ACRL/NY and LACUNY sponsored event: The LIU Libraries Ethnographic Study: Librarians-turned-Ethnographers Share their Experiences The event slides are available here: LACUNY & ACRL-NY presentation (slides in PDF format) Here are some photos from the event:
  • 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 ...
  • 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 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 ...
  • 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/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 — 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 ...
  • 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
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • Integrating Information Literacy into Assignments – February 20, 2016 04/28/2016
    By Linda Miles Organized by ACRL/NY Instruction/Information Literacy Discussion Group On Friday, February 19, 2016, Dianne Gordon Conyers and Alexandra Rojas from CUNY’s LaGuardia Community College gave a presentation on a grant-funded seminar they facilitated for classroom faculty who wanted to integrate information literacy instruction into a research assignment. The Institute of Museum and Library Services grant was initiated ...
  • ACRL/NY User Experience Discussion Group -November 10, 2015 04/28/2016
    By Lily Sacharow A cozy group of college librarians met Tuesday at the CUNY Graduate Center to discuss issues related to “dark patterns” found in academic libraries, both on-site and online. Dark patterns are usually defined as user interfaces purposely designed to mislead. Though our group felt confident that most libraries are not intentionally tricky, we ...
  • 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
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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” ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 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 ...
  • 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 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 Connections Spring 2014 – and new website! 05/30/2014
    The Spring 2014 issue of ACRL/NY Connections is now out! There are some great articles on recent discussion groups activities and the National Library Legislative Day. The Spring 2014 issue is the first to be presented on the new ACRL/NY Connections website, available at http://connections.acrlny.org/. Check it out!
  • 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 ...
  • 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, ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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, ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 meet-and-greet on Friday April 20, from 9:30-11:00 am at the Mercy, Manhattan campus. The topic of conversation will be ?E-Portfolios & the Academic Librarian.? E-portfolios are enjoying a renaissance, as students from various disciplines are encouraged to ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 User Experience Meet + Greet: Friday, Nov. 12, 2010 11/10/2010
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  • 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 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 ...
  • 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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    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 ...
  • Librarian III (Supervisory Cataloger) – Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture (NYPL), New York, NY 12/01/2022
    We are seeking an experienced cataloger who will perform original and complex copy cataloging, including descriptive and subject cataloging and authority work, for monographs and serials, with a specialization in serials cataloging, and who will also be responsible for the general supervision of the cataloging unit. A full job description and information on how to apply ...
  • Two Volunteer Opportunities with ACRL/NY for 2023 11/29/2022
    Come volunteer with ACRL/NY! Are you engaged in academic and/or research library work, or are you a current or recently graduated library school student interested in becoming more involved professionally?  ACRL/NY seeks diverse volunteers to take on active roles within our vibrant community, located in the New York City area. There are two different volunteer opportunities available: Symposium Planning ...
  • Informationist – Columbia University Irving Medical Center, New York, NY (hybrid remote) 11/27/2022
    The Augustus C. Long Health Sciences Library (HSL) aims to be the focal point for the exchange of biomedical and scientific information that is vital to the broad range of aspirations and activities within the Columbia University Irving Medical Center (CUIMC). In this critical role, the Informationist will create and deliver innovative information management programming to ...
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  • Research and User Services Librarian/Senior Assistant Librarian – Stony Brook University Libraries, Stony Brook, New York 11/27/2022
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  • Temporary Scholarly Communications Librarian (part-time) – CUNY Graduate Center, New York, NY 11/27/2022
    The Graduate Center’s Mina Rees Library seeks a Temporary Scholarly Communications Librarian, Non-Teaching Adjunct, at the Lecturer or Assistant Professor rank to work 225 hours between now and 4/30/2023. This position reports to the Associate Librarian for Scholarly Communication. Responsibilities include: Institutional repository projects including content recruitment and uploading, using CUNY Academic Works. Additional projects may ...
  • Electronic Resources Librarian for Acquisitions – Binghamton University, Binghamton NY 11/27/2022
    Binghamton University Libraries seeks an Electronic Resources Librarian for Acquisitions (ELRA). This position is responsible for the management of acquisitions workflows for new one-time and continuing electronic resources. The incumbent will facilitate the ordering and renewal process, including verifying vendors, order creation and invoicing. The position is a member of the Electronic Resources Troubleshooting Team ...
  • ASLD/NCLA’s Zoom Roundtable: Academic Librarians State of Professional Benefits 11/15/2022
    Water Cooler Conversations Ever wonder about what other librarians are having to do at work in their special /academic libraries? What about their rights and benefits? Find out on December 2, at 10:30 am. ASLD Roundtable Conversation Series continues with: “The State of Professional Benefits: An Open Conversation About Status Labels, Benefits and Contractual (and other) Rights ...
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    The A. Philip Randolph Memorial Library at the Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC) seeks a creative and motivated professional for the position of part-time OER and Research Librarian. This position will support a 2 ½ year IMLS-funded grant project, College Fluency Capacity Building, and also include OER, instruction, and reference responsibilities. The ideal candidate ...
  • Adjunct Librarian – Siena College, Standish Library, Loudonville, NY 11/11/2022
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  • Building Blocks for Your Professional Reputation 11/04/2022
    ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee invite you to this Fall 2022 program. Speaker: Susanne Markgren, Assistant Director /Library Operations, Manhattan College and Linda Miles, Assistant Professor & Head of Reference, CUNY Hostos Community College WHEN: Friday, Nov 18, 2022, 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. WHERE:  Hybrid event- Both in-person & on ZOOM at Mercy College PROGRAM MODERATOR: Dr. Kanu A. Nagra REGISTRATION: Please ...
  • Reference & Instruction Librarian, University of Rhode Island – Kingston, RI 10/27/2022
    Greetings! The University of Rhode Island Libraries, Carothers Library, Public Services Department, welcomes applicants for the following position. For salary information, please refer to the URI AAUP website, under Salary Structure 2022-23, Tenure Track, Research & Clinical Faculty, Group B. Please direct any questions to the search committee chair, Professor Mary C. MacDonald, at marymac@uri.edu. For further details ...
  • Reference Librarian – Harvard College Library, Cambridge, MA 10/27/2022
    Harvard University Reference Librarian Harvard College Library 60381BR Job Summary Although this position will remain posted until filled, applicants are strongly encouraged to apply by end of day on November 28, 2022. Harvard Library seeks a user-centered, collaborative, and innovative professional for the position of Reference Librarian in Houghton Library. The Reference Librarian is responsible for providing reference assistance, developing online ...
  • Librarian and Coordinator, Acquisitions Services – University of Delaware Library, Museums and Press – Newark, DE 10/27/2022
    The University of Delaware Library, Museums and Press seeks a service-oriented librarian with knowledge of business accounting to lead the Acquisitions Unit within the Collections, Acquisitions, and Resource Sharing Department. The Acquisitions Unit orders, receives, and provides shelf preparation for all library materials in all formats, plays a role in managing gifts to the library ...
  • Substitute Assistant Professor-Librarian – Hunter College (CUNY), NY, NY 10/27/2022
    Hunter College Libraries is seeking an innovative, collaborative, and growth oriented professional for the position of substitute Assistant Professor-Librarian. This is a six-month, renewable, non-tenure track appointment. The ideal candidate will be able to work across divisions in library services with a diverse array of talented students and colleagues. They will find interest in developing ...
  • User Experience and Emerging Technologies Librarian (Lecturer)–Brooklyn College (CUNY)–Brooklyn, NY 10/21/2022
    https://cuny.jobs/brooklyn-ny/lecturer-user-experience-and-emerging-technologies-librarian-library/03FAEEBFDC714AE98E9CB5F0668689B1/job/x Details or description Brooklyn College of the City University of New York (CUNY) invites applications for a full-time Lecturer position in the Library with a starting date on July 1, 2023. The User Experience and Emerging Technologies (UXET) Librarian identifies, implements, and assesses current and emerging technologies for the delivery of optimal, user-focused library services. The UXET ...
  • Online Services Librarian – Manhattanville College, Purchase, NY 10/19/2022
    Manhattanville College seeks a service-oriented and tech-savvy Library professional as the Online Services Librarian. This position will be responsible for configuring and integrating Library technologies. These include the Integrated Library System, web site, and applications to deliver reference and instructional services. The Online Services Librarian provides in-person Library services and assists with managing service desks. ...
  • Special Collections Cataloger – Harvard Library, Cambridge, Massachusetts 10/18/2022
    Harvard University Special Collections Cataloger Harvard College Library 60174BR Job Summary Harvard Library seeks an innovative, collaborative, and motivated Special Collections Cataloger in Houghton Library. The incumbent will be responsible for providing original and complex copy cataloging for all printed materials following prescribed national standards. The incumbent will assist the Head of Rare Book Section to support the Houghton Library’s ...
  • Associate Dean of Libraries and Chief Librarian – City College of New York (CUNY) – New York, NY 10/17/2022
    Job Title Associate Dean of Libraries and Chief Librarian Job ID 25170 Location: City College of New York Regular/Temporary: Regular POSITION DETAILS The City College of New York seeks a creative and experienced Associate Dean of Libraries and Chief Librarian to direct eight active libraries: the Morris Raphael Cohen Library (main library), seven divisional or institute libraries (Architecture Library, Center ...
  • Head of Technical Services – Lehman College (CUNY) – Bronx, NY 10/14/2022
    FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT Lehman College, City University of New York’s public senior college in the Bronx, is located on a 37-acre, tree-lined campus 40 minutes by direct subway from midtown Manhattan. The College is a force for social justice and vital contributor to the new Bronx renaissance. In 2022, Degree Choices ranked Lehman College as the ...
  • Systems & Applications Librarian – Union College, Schenectady, NY 10/14/2022
    Job opportunity: Systems & Applications Librarian Union College, Schenectady, NY The Systems and Applications Librarian develops, improves, and sustains a variety of staff-facing and public-facing library systems to ensure reliability, relevant functionality, data exchange, and integration between systems. These systems include the library services platform (LSP; currently Alma), discovery layer (currently Primo VE), and off-campus authentication services ...
  • Visiting Assistant Librarian – Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 10/13/2022
    Location: Stony Brook University: Library Open Date: Oct 06, 2022 Deadline: Nov 09, 2022 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time Description: Visiting Assistant Librarian Position Position description and duties: Part-time library faculty for library instruction and reference to teach library research skills in support of undergraduate and graduate curriculum learning objectives and to facilitate faculty research and scholarship activities. Monday ...
  • NYU Jobs – Faculty Info Session – NY, NY 10/11/2022
    Please join the NYU Division of Libraries as we provide an overview of upcoming open faculty librarian positions. During this webinar session, a group of NYU Librarians will discuss the Mission and Vision of NYU Libraries, Variations in faculty status at NYU and in the Division of Libraries, and Position overviews for the following positions: Special Collections ...
  • Head of Avery Fisher Center for Music and Media – NYU Libraries, NY, NY 10/11/2022
    NYU Libraries seeks a highly collaborative and innovative librarian to provide strategic leadership for the Avery Fisher Center for Music and Media including crafting new services, coordinating collection development and management for media and music, and providing leadership for the Center’s full-time and student staff members. The Center, newly part of the Collections & Content ...
  • Acquisitions and Resource Sharing Specialist – SUNY Maritime College, Bronx, NY 10/11/2022
    About SUNY Maritime College: SUNY Maritime College is located on a 55-acre scenic waterfront property on the outskirts of New York City on the Throggs Neck peninsula where the East River meets Long Island Sound. The campus blends the best of two worlds: a comfortable college-town feel with the greatest city in the world. An impressive ...
  • Temporary Part-Time Archivist – Montclair State University, NJ 10/11/2022
    Job Location: Multiple sites across northern New Jersey, including: Montclair, Upper Ringwood, and Edison. Application Deadline: Review of applications will begin Monday, October 17, and continue until the position is filled. Salary Range: $50-$85 per hour Project Background: Harry A. Sprague Library & the College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHSS) at Montclair State University, is seeking a qualified ...
  • Head of Access & Outreach Services – The University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg, VA 10/11/2022
    The Head of Access Services and Outreach supervises staff in the Access Services unit and coordinates the use of student assistants in circulation and interlibrary loan. Additionally coordinates the Library’s outreach and marketing efforts. Responsibilities include: coordinating policies and procedures for access services for Simpson Library, interpreting these policies and procedures to faculty, staff, and ...
  • Lecturer – Student Development Librarian — New York, New York 10/05/2022
    FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC) is a vibrant, pluralistic learning community committed to the intellectual and personal growth of students. With enrollment of nearly 21,000 students, BMCC is the largest of the 24 institutions comprising The City University of New York (CUNY). BMCC prides itself on the diversity of our students: over ...
  • Special Collections Librarian for Public Services, Instruction & Outreach — New York University Libraries, New York, NY 09/30/2022
    Special Collections Librarian for Public Services, Instruction & Outreach New York University Libraries is seeking Special Collections Librarian for Public Services, Instruction & Outreach, a tenure-track faculty position that will be responsible for overseeing the public services functions of the Special Collections reading room; coordinating general instruction, orientation and educational activities for students, faculty and other ...
  • Medical Research Librarian — University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 09/30/2022
    Medical Research Librarian University Overview The University of Pennsylvania, the largest private employer in Philadelphia, is a world-renowned leader in education, research, and innovation. This historic, Ivy League school consistently ranks among the top 10 universities in the annual U.S. News & World Report survey. Penn has 12 highly-regarded schools that provide opportunities for undergraduate, graduate and ...
  • Crafting Compelling Conference Proposals (Friday, October 14) 09/27/2022
    ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee invite you to a Fall 2022 program Crafting Compelling Conference Proposals Speaker: Danielle S. Apfelbaum, Scholarly Communication Librarian, Farmingdale State College, SUNY WHEN: Friday, October 14, 2022, 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. WHERE: ZOOM details will be sent to you once you register at the registration form below PROGRAM MODERATOR: Dr. Kanu A. Nagra SLIDESHOW PRESENTATION Program Details Although there exists ...
  • Evening Access Services Assistant — Sarah Lawrence College Library, Bronxville, New York 09/25/2022
    Reporting to the Access Services Supervisor, the Evening Access Services Assistant for Sarah Lawrence College Library is a 9 month (September – May) full-time position with benefits. The hours are Tuesday – Saturday. The position serves the Esther Raushenbush Library, oversees student staff and building security, and enforces policies for maintaining a scholarly environment throughout ...
  • Energy & Environment Librarian — University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 09/25/2022
    Energy & Environment Librarian University Overview The University of Pennsylvania, the largest private employer in Philadelphia, is a world-renowned leader in education, research, and innovation. This historic, Ivy League school consistently ranks among the top 10 universities in the annual U.S. News & World Report survey. Penn has 12 highly-regarded schools that provide opportunities for undergraduate, graduate ...
  • Chinese Studies Librarian — University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 09/25/2022
    Chinese Studies Librarian University Overview The University of Pennsylvania, the largest private employer in Philadelphia, is a world-renowned leader in education, research, and innovation. This historic, Ivy League school consistently ranks among the top 10 universities in the annual U.S. News & World Report survey. Penn has 12 highly-regarded schools that provide opportunities for undergraduate, graduate and ...
  • Incorporating Universal Design in Your Library 09/20/2022
    ACRL/NY’s First Year Experience Discussion Group co-chairs Carl Andrews (Bronx Community College) and Derek Stadler (LaGuardia Community College), invite members to attend our Fall 2022 meeting. How can we as librarians insure that our resources and services are accessible and all inclusive? Please join our discussion that will cover these themes: What are the challenges in providing ...
  • Research Information Management Librarian — Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ 09/16/2022
    Seton Hall University Libraries invites applications for our Research Information Management position. This is a full-time, non-tenure track faculty term position. We seek a tech savvy individual to work with faculty and systems to showcase, manage, and analyze SHU scholarly output. Reporting to the Assistant Dean for Information Technology and Collection Services, the Research Information Management ...
  • Archivist, Manuscript Processing — The Winthrop Group, New Haven, CT 09/16/2022
    The Winthrop Group has an immediate opening for a full-time Processing Archivist to arrange and describe a large volume of manuscript materials as part of a team. Collections to be processed include the work of writers, artists, and photographers in formats ranging from papers and photographs to art and artifacts. This salaried, contract position is ...
  • Systems Librarian — Center for Jewish History, New York, NY 09/16/2022
    The Center for Jewish History seeks a creative, pragmatic, and insightful individual to become our Systems Librarian. Primary responsibilities include the management of the shared integrated library system and discovery layer as well as coordinating metadata remediation projects, generating and maintaining customized reports, training staff, creating and maintaining documentation, and troubleshooting. The successful candidate can ...
  • Rare Materials Cataloger — Cornell University Library, Ithaca, NY 09/16/2022
    Are you an early career cataloger who loves rare materials? Are you interested in applying principles of diversity and inclusion in your work? Are you looking for a workplace where you will receive additional training and support for professional development? Cornell University Library (CUL) seeks an early career Rare Materials Cataloger to support the university’s mission in teaching, ...
  • Interlibrary Loan Assistant — Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 09/16/2022
    The Interlibrary Services (ILS) Department in Olin Library at Cornell University is seeking a full-time Interlibrary Loan Assistant to join our team! Are you a detail-oriented person who loves books and who feels at home in libraries? Do you get satisfaction from helping people find information they are seeking, whether it is face-to-face at a public ...
  • Head of Access Services, Newman Library – Baruch College, New York, NY 09/09/2022
    The Head of Access Services of the William and Anita Newman Library is responsible for leading the customer-focused delivery of circulation, course reserve, stack maintenance, and resource sharing services. As a member of the library’s management team and reporting to the Vice President for Information Services and Dean of the Library, the Head of Access ...
  • Librarian Mentorship through Mutual Scholarship (Sep 30, 2022) 09/09/2022
    ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee invite you to a Fall 2022 program Librarian Mentorship through Mutual Scholarship: An Approach to Foster Higher Morale and Strengthen Collegiality Speaker: Kristen J. Nyitray, Director, Special Collections and University Archives, and University Archivist, Stony Brook University Libraries Speaker: Dana Reijerkerk, Knowledge Management & Digital Assets Librarian, Stony Brook University Libraries WHEN: Friday, Sep 30, 2022, ...
  • Scholarly Publishing and Repository Services Librarian/Asst. Professor — St. John’s University, Queens, NY 09/09/2022
    In its commitment to teaching, learning, scholarship and service in support of the University’s mission, St. John’s University Libraries invites applications for a one-year non-tenure track faculty appointment as the Scholarly Publishing and Repository Services Librarian (SPRS), with the possibility of annual renewal. Reporting to the University Librarian, the Scholarly Publishing and Repository Services Librarian ...
  • Educational Technology Project Leader (Non-Teaching Adjunct) — Long Island City, NY 09/06/2022
    Location LaGuardia Community College Position Temporary Part-Time General Duties Provide educational technology insight in support of a project endeavoring to provide financial literacy education to LaGuardia Community College (LaGuardia) students in the form of Open Educational Resources (OER). This work is of a temporary nature and requires specialized experience or expertise. Contract Title Non-Teaching Adjunct FLSA Exempt Campus Specific Information The Library at LaGuardia is seeking ...
  • Two New Faculty Openings – Health Sciences Librarian, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 09/02/2022
    POSITION VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT   Health Sciences Librarian Assistant University Librarian or Associate University Librarian University of Florida George A Smathers Libraries The University of Florida’s George A. Smathers Libraries seek two (2) creative, energetic, service-oriented librarians to support the research, education and service goals of the Borland Health Sciences Library (Borland). Borland is the Jacksonville branch of the Health Science Center ...
  • Call for Proposals- ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee 2022 08/18/2022
    ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee is currently seeking 25/45 minutes session and 60/90 –minutes workshop proposals for Fall 2022 and Spring 2023 Professional development events. All topics related to libraries and professional development of the 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 ...
  • Student Success Librarian — University of Florida 07/29/2022
    The University of Florida’s George A. Smathers Libraries invites applications for the position of Student Success Librarian. This position is a year-round (12 month) tenure track faculty position in the Marston Science Library (Marston) with primary responsibilities to coordinate student success efforts across the Smathers Libraries and create relationships with related campus programs and initiatives. The ...
  • Reference Librarian (part time) — Ewing, NJ 07/29/2022
    Details or description The R. Barbara Gitenstein Library at The College of New Jersey invites applications for a part-time (20 hours/week) position as a Reference Librarian. The successful candidate will provide general reference service to students, faculty, staff, and the general public. Other professional duties as assigned. Scheduled hours are somewhat flexible, depending on the successful candidate’s ...
  • Research Data Management Specialist — Princeton, New Jersey 07/27/2022
    Details or description Position Title: Research Data Management Specialist Department: Princeton University Library Research Data and Open Scholarship Requisition No: 2022-15230 Public Application Link: Research Data Management Specialist URL: https://social.icims.com/viewjob/po165876428354430d85#.Yt67-GzmW0w.mailto Overview Princeton University seeks an innovative and collaborative individual to provide consultative data management and open data expertise to the Princeton research community, including partnering with researchers in preparing and uploading digital ...
  • Scholarly Resources Acquisitions and Management Librarian — Framingham, Massachusetts 07/27/2022
    Details or description Company Description: Framingham State University is a vibrant comprehensive liberal arts institution located in the MetroWest suburbs of Boston, which integrates an academically challenging liberal arts education with workforce preparation programs. Founded in 1839, FSU enrolls about 4,000 undergraduates and 1,200 graduate and professional students. FSU offers 35 bachelor’s degrees with 55 specialized concentrations, ...
  • Collection Management Librarian — SUNY Maritime College 07/27/2022
    Details or description About SUNY Maritime College: SUNY Maritime College located on a 55-acre scenic waterfront property on the outskirts of New York City on the Throggs Neck peninsula where the East River meets Long Island Sound. The campus blends the best of two worlds: a comfortable college-town feel with the greatest city in the world. An ...
  • Adjunct Reference and Instruction Librarian — New York City College of Technology, Brooklyn NY 07/25/2022
    Details or description The Ursula C. Schwerin Library at New York City College of Technology, CUNY (City Tech) seeks to hire a Reference and Instruction Librarian for in-person part-time work during the Fall 2022 semester. City Tech is a comprehensive college in downtown Brooklyn, offering associate and baccalaureate degrees in technology and health related degree programs, ...
  • Health Sciences Librarian — St. John’s University, Queens, NY 07/25/2022
    Details or description Reporting to the University Librarian/Dean of Libraries, the Health Sciences Librarian (HSL) is responsible for the management and administration of the Health Education Resource Center (HERC), acting as the unit’s director. In that role, the HSL provides library services including reference; research assistance and support services; collection development; maintenance of and access to ...
  • Call for Papers: Marketing Libraries Journal (MLJ) 07/18/2022
    Volume 7, Issue 1 (Winter 2023) / Special themed issue: Library Marketing Two Years Post-COVID: Adjusting to the New Normal https://journal.marketinglibraries.org/call-for-papers/ Deadline for Submissions: rolling deadline Aim and Scope Two years after COVID-19, our library marketing planning and activities have evolved. We are now compelled to use more digital marketing tools to communicate with our users more than ever before. ...
  • Student Experience Librarian and Instructor Coordinator — SUNY Maritime College 07/15/2022
    Details or description About SUNY Maritime College: SUNY Maritime College located on a 55-acre scenic waterfront property on the outskirts of New York City on the Throggs Neck peninsula where the East River meets Long Island Sound. The campus blends the best of two worlds: a comfortable college-town feel with the greatest city in the world. An ...
  • E-resources and Digital Repository Librarian — Framingham Massachusetts, United States 07/12/2022
    Details or description Company Description: Framingham State University is a vibrant comprehensive liberal arts institution located in the MetroWest suburbs of Boston, which integrates an academically challenging liberal arts education with workforce preparation programs. Founded in 1839, FSU enrolls about 4,000 undergraduates and 1,200 graduate and professional students. FSU offers 35 bachelor’s degrees with 55 specialized concentrations, ...
  • Dean, Sojourner Truth Library — New Paltz, NY 07/12/2022
    Details or description The State University of New York at New Paltz invites applications and nominations for the position of Dean of the Sojourner Truth Library (STL). We seek a leader to share our vision of effective, collaborative, and innovative service. Key to this vision is leading a Library faculty and staff of approximately 25 and ...
  • Clinical Medical Librarian and Assistant Director, Clinical Services — Samuel J. Wood Library at Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, NY 07/05/2022
    Details or description Weill Cornell Medicine of Cornell University in New York, NY is seeking applicants for 2 open positions: (1) Clinical Medical Librarian and (2) Assistant Director, Clinical Services. See the descriptions below with a links to the official postings. Both faculty positions have flexible hybrid schedules, with remote time complementing work on-site. Weill Cornell Medicine ...
  • Digital Services Manager – Fordham University, Bronx, NY 06/30/2022
    Date: June 2022 FULL TIME ADMINISTRATOR POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT TITLE OF POSITION/RANK: Digital Services Manager LOCATION: Walsh Library, Rose Hill, Bronx, NY The Digital Services Manager participates in the planning, development, implementation, maintenance, and technical support of the University Library’s core digital initiatives with primary focus on the library’s web presence, all associated web-based applications and back-end databases. ENVIRONMENT: Founded in 1841, ...
  • Digital Asset Metadata Management Librarian – Fordham University, Walsh Library, Bronx, NY 06/28/2022
    Please apply here: https://careers.fordham.edu/postings/3211 RESPONSIBILITIES: • Manages the appropriate consistency of collection and item-level description and quality control across all digital collections. • Consults with Fordham University stakeholders about best metadata practices, workflows and tools to facilitate research data management. • Participates in library digital projects using CONTENTdm or other digital collections software. Keeps abreast of developments in electronic ...
  • Research and Instruction Librarian – Sciences & Data Literacy – Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts 06/28/2022
    Williams Libraries seeks an enthusiastic instruction librarian to work as Research and Instruction Librarian in a newly-defined position focusing on data literacy. This person will be library liaison for the sciences and economics, and will contribute to the library’s information literacy program by bringing a focus on data literacy and supporting students as they learn ...
  • Acquisitions and Collections Librarian – Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ 06/24/2022
    Acquisitions and Collections Librarian Apply nowJob no: 495121 Full time/Part time: Full-time Location: South Orange Categories: Faculty Apply here: https://jobs.shu.edu/en-us/job/495121/acquisitions-and-collections-librarian The successful candidate will oversee and manage all aspects of the full life cycle of print and electronic library resources and collaborate with the Assistant Dean for Information Technologies and Collections Services, library faculty and staff, to ensure electronic and physical ...
  • University Archivist – The University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 06/23/2022
    The University of Pennsylvania (Penn) seeks nominations and applications for a transformative, entrepreneurial, and future forward leader for its next University Archivist. This position is an excellent opportunity for a thoughtful and pragmatic leader with an imaginative vision for archives to help create a 21st century university archives and records center for one of preeminent ...
  • Political Science Librarian – University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 06/23/2022
    The University of Florida’s George A. Smathers Libraries seek a candidate who will support the research and academic programs of the Department of Political Science as well as interdisciplinary programs supported by the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. The Political Science Librarian is a year-round (12 month), tenure track library faculty position.  Responsibilities include ...
  • Music & Performing Arts Librarian – University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 06/23/2022
    The University of Florida’s George A. Smathers Libraries seek a creative and student-centered Music & Performing Arts Librarian. This is a year-round (12 month), tenure track library faculty position that supports the School of Music, the School of Theatre & Dance, and related interdisciplinary programs supported by the College of the Arts. This librarian provides ...
  • Senior IT Project Manager – Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 06/21/2022
    This is a fully benefited, full-time Harvard University position that has been funded through June 30, 2025. Harvard University Information Technology (HUIT) is a community of Information Technology professionals committed to delivering service and technological solutions in support of teaching, learning, research and administration. We are recruiting an IT workforce that has both breadth in their ...
  • Senior Business Systems Analyst – Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 06/21/2022
    This is a fully benefited, full-time Harvard University position that has been funded through June 30, 2025. Harvard University Information Technology (HUIT) is a community of IT professionals committed to delivering service and technological solutions in support of teaching, learning, research and administration. We are recruiting an IT workforce that has both breadth in their ability ...
  • Digital Repository Architect – Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 06/21/2022
    This is a fully benefited, full-time Harvard University position that has been funded through June 30, 2025. Harvard University Information Technology (HUIT) is a community of Information Technology professionals committed to delivering service and technological solutions in support of teaching, learning, research and administration. We are recruiting an IT workforce that has both breadth in their ...
  • Adjunct Reference and Instruction Librarian – Borough of Manhattan Community College (CUNY), NY, NY 06/16/2022
    Adjunct Reference and Instruction Librarian The A. Philip Randolph Memorial Library at the Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC) seeks an enthusiastic, creative, and motivated professional for the position of Adjunct Reference and Instruction Librarian. The ideal candidate will be someone who has experience providing library instruction both in-person and online (or other teaching experience), and ...
  • Digital Archivist, Medical Center Archives of NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medicine – New York, NY 06/16/2022
    The Samuel J. Wood Library and C.V. Starr Biomedical Information Center is seeking a Digital Archivist who will oversee all aspects of digital asset management in the Medical Center Archives of NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medicine. Reporting to the Head of the Medical Center Archives, the Digital Archivist will be responsible for collecting and managing all born-digital ...
  • Project Cataloger (part-time) – Yeshiva University, NY, NY 06/16/2022
    Project Cataloger (part-time) Job No: 496254 Work Type: Staff Part-time, Temporary and/or Hourly Department: University Libraries Location: Wilf Campus, 500 West 185th Street, NY, NY Categories: Library Position Summary: Perform original and copy cataloging for rare and non-rare materials in Hebrew and Western European languages. Use bibliographic utilities, such as OCLC, to compose accurate descriptive data. Input records into the cataloging module ...
  • Archivist – Manuscript Processing, The Winthrop Group, New Haven, CT 06/16/2022
    The Winthrop Group has an immediate opening for a full-time Processing Archivist to arrange and describe a large volume of manuscript materials as part of a team. This salaried, contract position is located in New Haven, Connecticut and will conclude September 30, 2023. Please see http://winthropgroup.com/about/page/career-opportunities#archivist for more information and to apply.
  • Technical Services Librarian – Hudson County Community College, Jersey City, NJ 06/16/2022
    Hudson County Community College (HCCC) is an award-winning, comprehensive urban college serving one of the most historic and ethnically diverse areas of the United States. HCCC students were born in 119 countries and speak 29 different languages. The diversity and the multitude of our community’s cultures, life experiences, skills and aspirations, are the very values ...
  • Outreach Librarian – Sparkill, NY 06/11/2022
    The Lougheed Library seeks an Outreach Librarian, a motivated, creative, learning-centered, information professional who will maintain, promote, and expand library services programs to orient a wide variety of students toward strong information literacy skills and ensure that all students engage meaningfully with the Library early in their academic careers. The Outreach Librarian also oversees the ...
  • Librarian II – Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Maps, Dorot Jewish, Local History & Genealogy Divisions – NY, NY 06/07/2022
    The Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division is one of the world’s premier map collections in terms of size, scope, unique holdings, diversity and intensity of use. Established in 1898, our holdings include more than 433,000 sheet maps and 20,000 books and atlases published between the 16th and 21st centuries. The collections range from ...
  • Director, Fisher Fine Arts Library — University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 05/31/2022
    Director, Fisher Fine Arts Library University Overview The University of Pennsylvania, the largest private employer in Philadelphia, is a world-renowned leader in education, research, and innovation. This historic, Ivy League school consistently ranks among the top 10 universities in the annual U.S. News & World Report survey. Penn has 12 highly-regarded schools that provide opportunities for undergraduate, ...
  • Library Services Associate Director of Assessment and Data Analysis — SUNY Empire State College, NY (remote) 05/25/2022
    Job Description: The Library Services Associate Director of Assessment and Data Analysis (State title: Instructional Support Specialist) will design and lead a program to conduct both ongoing and targeted analysis of services, collections, and educational effectiveness, of the Office of Library and Information Services (OLIS) portfolio which includes, the SUNY Library Services, the OER Services, and ...
  • Digital Humanities and Africana Scholar, Special Collections — University of Delaware Library, Museums and Press, Newark, DE 05/25/2022
    The University of Delaware Library, Museums and Press, in partnership with the College of Arts and Sciences, invites applications for a Digital Humanities and Africana Scholar, Special Collections. We seek a scholar with significant subject knowledge in Black humanities to take a lead role in partnering with Library, Museums and Press staff, University faculty and ...
  • Collection Manager, Library Services Center — New York Public Library, Long Island City, NY 05/23/2022
    The New York Public Library’s (NYPL) collections are among the most important, unique, and comprehensive ever assembled for the free use of the public. The Research Library’s collections are wide-ranging, including archives, rare books, manuscripts, maps, photographs, prints, drawings, artwork, and audio and moving image recordings. The Library is committed to employing expert staff to formulate ...
  • Access Services and Instruction Librarian — The College of Saint Rose, Albany, NY 05/23/2022
    Are you a student-centered librarian passionate about excellent public service, library instruction, and student engagement? The College of Saint Rose announces the search for a 12-month, tenure-track Access Services and Instruction Librarian. Reporting to the Director of Library Services, this position oversees all library circulation operations at the Neil Hellman Library, including course reserves, and ...
  • Access Services Manager — Pratt Institute Libraries, NYC, NY 05/23/2022
    The Pratt Institute Libraries are seeking a hands-on and service-oriented leader to join our administrative team as the Access Services Manager for the Pratt Manhattan Campus library branch. The Access Services Manager will demonstrate excellent communication and organizational skills and be an effective and engaged staff supervisor and mentor. The successful candidate for this position ...
  • Head of Library Technology and Innovation — Pratt Institute Libraries, Brooklyn , NY 05/18/2022
    Head of Library Technology and Innovation (71101) Location: Brooklyn, NY Description: The Pratt Institute Libraries are seeking a creative, collaborative, and service-oriented colleague to lead their Technology Department. Reporting to the Library Director, the Head of Library Technology & Innovation leads the Libraries’ Technology Department and provides technology leadership, management, budgetary oversight, and long-term strategy in support of ...
  • Librarian — Hudson County Community College, Jersey City, NJ 05/17/2022
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  • Technical Services Librarian — Hudson County Community College, Jersey City, NJ 05/17/2022
    Position Summary / Job Description Reporting to the Director of Library Technology, the Technical Services Librarian oversees all aspects of cataloging and technical service operations, including: Cataloging library materials for all formats in compliance with national and local standards. Managing the library catalog to ensure the library’s holdings are current and accurately represented. Supervising cataloging, processing, inventory, and metadata ...
  • Assistant Professor, Reader Services Librarian — Kingsborough Community College (CUNY), Brooklyn, NY 05/12/2022
    FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT The Department of Library at Kingsborough Community College is seeking self-motivated candidates for Reader Services Librarian. The Reader Services Librarian in collaboration with colleagues, serves as a reference librarian, develops and delivers instructional classes, and participates in collection development in one or more subject areas. Supports the library through providing in-depth consultation with ...
  • Evidence Synthesis and Applied Health Sciences Librarian — Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 05/12/2022
    The Albert R. Mann Library Research and Scholarly Engagement Department at Cornell University is seeking an Evidence Synthesis and Applied Health Sciences Librarian. We are looking for someone who will help students and scholars become more confident users of evidence synthesis methods and protocols – particularly associated with the applied health science disciplines. The successful candidate ...
  • Head of Library Technology and Innovation — Pratt Institute Libraries, Brooklyn, NY 05/11/2022
    The Pratt Institute Libraries are seeking a creative, collaborative, and service-oriented colleague to lead their Technology Department. Reporting to the Library Director, the Head of Library Technology & Innovation leads the Libraries’ Technology Department and provides technology leadership, management, budgetary oversight, and long-term strategy in support of the Libraries’ mission to provide access to a ...
  • Interlibrary Loan Technical Assistant — St. John’s University, Queens, NY 05/11/2022
    Under the supervision of the Interlibrary Loan (ILL) Librarian, performs library work related to interlibrary borrowing and lending. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the day-to-day processing of materials using ILLiad software or other related software and OCLC Discovery within the Interlibrary Loan (ILL) Department. Completes other department projects as assigned. May be responsible ...
  • Assistant Professor and Scholarly Communications Librarian — St. John’s University, Queens, NY 05/06/2022
    Job Description In its commitment to teaching, learning, scholarship and service in support of the University’s mission St. John’s University Libraries invites applications for a one-year non-tenured track appointment as the Scholarly Communications Librarian (SCL). Reporting to the University Librarian, the Scholarly Communications Librarian will support the scholarly communication endeavors of all faculty, researchers, students, staff, ...
  • 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 ...
  • Politics, Policy and Data Librarian — Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ 05/06/2022
    Politics, Policy and Data Librarian Apply now Job no: 495123 Full time/Part time: Full-time Location: South Orange Categories: Faculty Working collaboratively with the Assistant Dean of Public Services, the successful candidate will serve as primary liaison to the School of Diplomacy and International Relations, Political Science and Public Affairs department and other areas as appropriate, with a focus on course-integrated ...
  • Global Special Collections Librarian — Princeton University Library, Princeton, NJ 05/03/2022
    Princeton University Library (PUL) seeks a Librarian to steward materials that document the Imperial experience and all its complexities from the vantage point of the territories (e.g., colonial West and South Africa, the Black Atlantic, and Indian subcontinent). Recognizing that Imperialism created transnational networks that carried books, ideologies, people (free and enslaved), and resources across ...
  • Reference & Instruction Associate — New York University Bobst Library, NYC 05/03/2022
    The Division of Libraries at New York University (NYU) seeks a Reference and Instruction Associate in the Reference Services Department, which resides in the Teaching, Learning, and Engagement sub-division. This role will provide a variety of reference and instructional services to library patrons in person and remotely. DUTIES INCLUDE: – coordination of Reference services – scheduling in-person and ...
  • Librarian — Relay Graduate School of Education, NYC 05/03/2022
    JOB SUMMARY The Relay Librarian, managed by the Senior Director of Library and Instructional Media, will play an integral role in supporting the learning, teaching, research, and information needs of the Relay community by providing exemplary library services to faculty and students across the country. The Librarian will organize and maintain a large digital information collection ...
  • Caribbean Partnerships Librarian, Assistant University Librarian or Associate University Librarian — University of Florida 05/03/2022
    POSITION VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT Caribbean Partnerships Librarian Assistant University Librarian or Associate University Librarian University of Florida George A Smathers Libraries The University of Florida’s George A. Smathers Libraries seek a Caribbean Partnerships Librarian that will provide leadership in planning, developing, and managing partnerships and training programs for the Digital Library of the Caribbean (dLOC). This position is a year-round (12 ...
  • 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 ...
  • Associate University Archivist for Collection Development and Records Management Services — Cambridge, Massachusetts 04/22/2022
    Details or description Harvard University Associate University Archivist for Collection Development and Records Management Services Harvard Library 58040BR Job Summary Although the position will remain posted until filled, applicants are strongly encouraged to apply by end of day on May 27, 2022. Under the direction of and in partnership with the University Archivist, the Associate University Archivist for Collection Development and Records ...
  • Serials and Electronic Resources Technician — Brooklyn, NY 04/22/2022
    Details or description The Pratt Institute Libraries is seeking a Serials and Electronic Resources Technician whose responsibility is to receive, process, maintain, catalog, and shelve the Libraries’ subscriptions to print and electronic magazines and journals; field and fulfill requests for streaming videos, and assist with the maintenance of other electronic resources as needed. These duties will ...
  • Student Success Librarian–University of Rochester–Rochester, NY 04/20/2022
    The Student Success Librarian is responsible for leading and implementing programs and services that contribute to student success. The incumbent will help advance the River Campus Libraries’ (RCL) learning, and research strategies by developing projects and initiatives that support experiential learning (e.g., Karp Library Fellows, CEILAM), first-generation students, historically underrepresented students, international students, and students ...
  • Serials and Electronic Resources Technician — Brooklyn, NY 04/19/2022
    Details or description The Pratt Institute Libraries is seeking a Serials and Electronic Resources Technician whose responsibility is to receive, process, maintain, catalog, and shelve the Libraries’ subscriptions to print and electronic magazines and journals; field and fulfill requests for streaming videos, and assist with the maintenance of other electronic resources as needed. These duties will ...
  • 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 ...
  • Head of Access Services — Bronxville, NY 04/14/2022
    Details or description The Sarah Lawrence College Library invites applications for the position of Head of Access Services. This position reports to the Library Director and currently oversees operations of the Circulation Department, Interlibrary Loan Department, Visual Resources Library, and Music Library. The successful candidate will have an inclusive, patron-centered approach to access services, be a ...
  • Acquisitions/Collection Development Librarian – Faculty position — Medgar Evers College, Brooklyn 04/10/2022
    Details or description Acquisitions/Collection Development FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT The Acquisitions/Collection Development librarian is responsible for managing the Library’s resource allocation, acquisitions, and gift books. The candidate is tasked with stewarding the annual resource budget, arranging for database licenses, vendor relations, and working closely with the Budget, Accounts Payable, and Procurement Offices. Manages orders, renewals, statistical reporting, invoicing, etc. ...
  • Manager of Library Governance and Engagement — Cambridge, Massachusetts 04/10/2022
    Details or description Harvard University Manager of Library Governance and Engagement Harvard Library 57857BR Job Summary Although the position will remain posted until filled, applicants are strongly encouraged to apply by end of day on May 6, 2022. The Manager of Library Governance and Engagement plays a leadership role in Harvard Library governance strategy, alumni and donor engagement, and executive management for ...
  • Senior Bibliographic Specialist II – Rush Materials Specialist — Princeton, NJ 04/10/2022
    Details or description Senior Bibliographic Specialist II Rush Materials Specialist Collections Acquisitions, Monograph Acquisitions Unit Princeton University Library Requisition #2022-13964 Overview Collections Acquisitions, part of Scholarly Collections & Research Services, is seeking a Bibliographic Specialist II / Rush Materials Specialist dedicated to providing high-level support for processing a wide variety of requests for library materials that demand a rapid response and high ...
  • 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 ...
  • History Librarian — University of Florida 04/01/2022
    The University of Florida’s George A. Smathers Libraries seek a candidate for the History Librarian position who will be primarily responsible for the overall development, management, and coordination of the Libraries’ resources in all formats for history. The primary collection management focus of this position is general history but a knowledge of North American history, ...
  • Data Doubles Research Project 04/01/2022
    The Data Doubles research project conducted a student-centered, three-year research agenda into student perspectives of privacy issues associated with academic library participation in learning analytics (LA) initiatives. Very little research has addressed LA and student privacy issues from a student perspective, and extant research suggests that the student voice is missing from LA conversations. The team sought to ...
  • Director of Library Instruction – Hudson County Community College – Jersey City, NJ 03/29/2022
    Position Summary / Job Description Reporting to the Dean of College Libraries, the Director of Library Instruction plays an essential role in the Library Management Team. This position has primary responsibility for ensuring the Libraries meets the curricular needs of the college, in both information literacy and collection development. The successful candidate will demonstrate an ability ...
  • Call for Lightning Round Talks: ACRL LMOIG- (Greater NYC) – Social Media Marketing During COVID (Spring 2022 virtual meeting) 03/29/2022
    Call for Lightning Round Talks Social Media Marketing During COVID ACRL National Library Marketing and Outreach Interest Group (Greater NYC Meetup) Spring 2022 Virtual Meeting Friday May 20, 2022 via Zoom (3:00pm-4:30pm eastern time)* https://acrl-lmoig-nyc.org/     *Our meeting will be held via Zoom and we encourage individuals (far and wide) to submit lightning round proposals and attend Submission form —– >   https://form.jotform.com/220584589715164 (deadline: April 20, 2022) During ...
  • Pre-register now! ACRL/NY User Experience Discussion Group (Spring 2022 virtual meeting) —-Journey Mapping : Getting into the Minds of Our Users Inbox 03/29/2022
    Spring 2022 virtual meeting (via Zoom) Journey Mapping : Getting into the Minds of Our Users  Date: Friday, May 6, 2022- 10:30am-12:00pm. Pre-register here:  https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0rde6oqjkiH9bZS0VqmPukNP6xHsFOJVV5 Academic librarians work in physical and digital environments that we often have little control over. Journey mapping is a UX research technique that can help us identify how our users navigate, experience, and use ...
  • Assistant Director, Clinical Services – Weill Cornell Medicine – New York, NY 03/29/2022
    Weill Cornell Medicine of Cornell University in New York, NY is seeking applicants for the position: Assistant Director, Clinical Services. See the description below and a link to the official posting. Please share broadly with those who might be interested. Exciting leadership opportunity – Assistant Director, Clinical Services position – Samuel J. Wood Library at Weill Cornell ...
  • Assistant Director of Digital and Open Scholarship – Princeton University Library – Princeton, NJ 03/29/2022
    The Assistant Director of Digital and Open Scholarship will lead the newly formed Digital Scholarship Program, supervising a core team of librarians and specialists and providing leadership on coordinated digital scholarship services and open scholarship initiatives throughout the library. Reporting to the Director of Research Data and Open Scholarship, the Assistant Director will develop a ...
  • Project Archivist – (Part-Time) Center for Puerto Rican Studies – New York, NY 03/29/2022
    Assignments: Primary assignment would be to process recently acquired collections, creation of detailed inventories, transfer of materials to archival boxes, and implementation of preservation protocols. Work assignments may vary depending upon library and archival project needs. Responsibilities: The Project Archivist is responsible for the arrangement and description of personal papers and records of organizations in Centro Archives holdings. • ...
  • Associate Dean of Libraries and Chief Librarian – City College of New York 03/29/2022
    Job Title: Associate Dean of Libraries and Chief Librarian Job ID: 23131 Location: City College of New York Regular/Temporary: Regular POSITION DETAILS The Associate Dean and Chief Librarian administers one or more key College programs, developing, implementing, and assessing programs and services to produce high-quality results and meet strategic goals. The Chief Librarian also coordinates activities among different units, and ...
  • Call for Lightning Round Proposals: ACRL LMOIG- (Greater NYC) – Spring 2022 virtual meeting 03/29/2022
    Call for Lightning Round Talks Promoting Digital Scholarship Projects ACRL National Library Marketing and Outreach Interest Group Greater NYC Meetup Spring 2022 Virtual Meeting Friday April 29, 2022 via Zoom (3:00pm-4:30pm eastern time) https://acrl-lmoig-nyc.org/     *Our meeting will be held via Zoom and we encourage individuals (far and wide) to submit lightning round proposals and attend Submission form —– >   https://form.jotform.com/220584589715164 (deadline: April 8, 2022) The University of Washington ...
  • Digital Humanities Librarian – Sarah Lawrence College – Bronxville, NY 03/29/2022
    Digital Humanities Librarian Job Description Sarah Lawrence College is seeking an intellectually curious technologist to join the Esther Raushenbush Library team in the role of Digital Humanities Librarian. Sarah Lawrence’s unique and innovative student-driven approach to education offers a fertile laboratory for the development of a digital humanities initiative grounded in interdisciplinary collaboration. The Digital Humanities Librarian ...
  • LACUNY Institute 2022- CFP and Save the Date Reminder 03/29/2022
    On behalf of the Library Association of CUNY, we are pleased to share information about and invite proposals for the LACUNY Institute 2022. The theme for this year’s institute is “Built to Exclude: Confronting Issues of Equity and Otherness in Libraries.” The institute will be held virtually on Thursday May 12th & Friday May 13th and hosted by the New York City College of Technology, City University of New York ...
  • Research Services Librarian – Williams College Libraries, Williamstown, MA 03/29/2022
    Williams Libraries seeks an enthusiastic, user-centered Research Services Librarian to provide instruction and reference services for the social sciences. In this entry level position, the Research Services Librarian will provide guidance to undergraduate students and faculty on research methods and resources, conduct library instruction sessions, and develop library collections in support of curricular and research ...
  • Engaged Learning Librarian 03/29/2022
    To Apply: https://cornell.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/CornellCareerPage/job/Ithaca-Main-Campus/Engaged-Learning-Librarian–Olin—Uris-Libraries_WDR-00030363-2 The Olin & Uris Libraries Research and Learning Services Department at Cornell University is seeking an Engaged Learning Librarian as part of a Critical Information Literacy Cluster Hire. We are looking for someone who will help students—primarily, first-year undergraduate students—learn not only how to use the library but also how to critically evaluate information ...
  • Library Director – SUNY Brockport – Brockport, NY 03/29/2022
    Library Director – SUNY Brockport SUNY Budget Title: Director of Libraries Salary Level/Grade: MP3 Work type: Full time Location: Brockport, NY Department: Drake Library Categories: Faculty & Libraries, Management & Professional To apply: https://careers.pageuppeople.com/788/cw/en-us/job/496146/library-director Located in Western New York, State University of New York College at Brockport is a nationally recognized and accredited public institution with competitive state health insurance and retirement plan ...
  • Collaborating with Our Public Libraries: Partnerships That Support FYE Programs — ACRL/NY First Year Experience Discussion Group (Friday, May 13, 2022) 03/21/2022
    ACRL/NY’s First Year Experience Discussion Group co-chairs Carl Andrews (Bronx Community College) and Derek Stadler (LaGuardia Community College), invite members to attend our Spring 2022 meeting. Have you ever considered reaching out to the public library near your campus? How can academic and public library collaborations support our First Year Experience students? Our spring meeting will address collaborations ...
  • Critical Pedagogy and Equity Librarian – Cornell University – Ithaca, NY 03/10/2022
    To Apply: https://cornell.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/CornellCareerPage/job/Ithaca-Main-Campus/Critical-Pedagogy-and-Equity-Librarian–Mann-Library_WDR-00030325-1 Albert R. Mann Library at Cornell University is seeking an early career Critical Pedagogy and Equity Librarian as part of a Critical Information Literacy Cluster Hire. This is a 3-year term position. We believe that an understanding of how credible and inaccurate information is produced and disseminated informs how we should interact with and ...
  • Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Student Success Librarian – Bobst Library, New York University – New York, NY 03/10/2022
    New York University Division of Libraries is seeking a Librarian for Performing Arts to cover theater and drama, cinema studies, dance, acting, film and television, performance studies, and related programs at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts; the Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development; and across the University. This tenure-track faculty position leads ...
  • Librarian for Performing Arts – Bobst Library, New York University – New York, NY 03/10/2022
    New York University Division of Libraries is seeking a Librarian for Performing Arts to cover theater and drama, cinema studies, dance, acting, film and television, performance studies, and related programs at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts; the Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development; and across the University. This tenure-track faculty position leads ...
  • Librarian for Open Innovation – New York University Bern Dibner Library – New York, NY 03/10/2022
    The Librarian for Open Innovation will work directly with STEM communities and researchers in the NYU Tandon School of Engineering and other programs. The Librarian for Open Innovation will cultivate partnerships and productive relationships with programs and services across the University that have entrepreneurial elements, while bringing a critical social responsibility lens to the development ...
  • Multimedia Support Specialist – Cornell University – Ithaca, NY 03/07/2022
    Albert R. Mann Library is seeking a full-time Multimedia Support Specialist to help our users with their multimedia and design projects. In this role, you will contribute to our Instruction Program, which is focused on helping students become critical thinkers and responsible digital citizens. You will work closely with our Instructional Technology Coordinator to develop ...
  • Health Services Librarian – Manhattanville College – Purchase NY 03/07/2022
    Manhattanville College is an independent, coeducational, liberal arts college located about 30 miles north of New York City on a picturesque campus of 100 acres. The College enrolls a nationally and internationally diverse student body of approximately 2,500 undergraduate and graduate students with over 40% of our students coming from historically underrepresented populations. Building on ...
  • Public Health Liaison Librarian – University of Florida 03/07/2022
    The University of Florida’s George A. Smathers Libraries seek a creative and service-oriented Public Health Liaison Librarian at the Health Science Center Libraries. The Public Health Liaison Librarian provides reference assistance and in-depth information consultations, instruction, outreach, and collection management for public health programs and related departments in the College of Public Health and Health ...
  • Instructor or Assistant Professor- Instruction and Research / Archivist Librarian (Tenure-track) – City College of New York – New York, NY 03/07/2022
    Job Title: Instructor or Assistant Professor- Instruction and Research / Archivist Librarian (Tenure-track) Job ID: 23568 Location: City College of New York Full/Part Time: Full-Time Regular/Temporary: Regular FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT The City College Libraries invites applications for a 12-month tenure-track library faculty position at the Instructor or Assistant Professor rank to serve as Assistant Archivist / Instruction and Research Librarian. Under ...
  • CFP: Call for Lightning Round Proposals: ACRL LMOIG- (Greater NYC) – Spring 2022 virtual meeting – April 8, 2022 deadline 03/07/2022
    Call for Lightning Round Talks Promoting Digital Scholarship Projects  ACRL National Library Marketing and Outreach Interest Group  – Greater NYC MeetupSpring 2022 Virtual Meeting Friday April 29, 2022 via Zoom (3:00pm-4:30pm eastern time)* https://acrl-lmoig-nyc.org/     *Our meeting will be held via Zoom and we encourage individuals (far and wide) to submit lightning round proposals and attend  Submission form —– >   https://form.jotform.com/220584589715164 (deadline: April 8, 2022) The ...
  • Director, Lynne L. Pantalena Law Library – North Haven, Connecticut 02/28/2022
    Quinnipiac University has a job opening for Director, Lynne L. Pantalena Law Library in the School of Law, which is located in North Haven, Connecticut. This is a full-time benefits eligible position. Apply at: https://career.qu.edu/cw/en-us/job/494216/director-lynne-l-pantalena-law-library Overview: Quinnipiac University’s School of Law invites applications for Director, Lynne L. Pantalena Law Library with a target starting date of June ...
  • Public/Circulation Services Supervisor – Levy Library, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, NY, NY 02/28/2022
    Role Summary Under the direction of the Manager, Public Services, the Public Services Supervisor participates as a member of the Public Services team to oversee the daily operations, activities, and projects of the Levy Library. This position will transition to support library staff on evening and weekend hours as the library operating hours expand in late ...
  • Head of Technical Services – Lehman College (CUNY), Bronx, NY 02/24/2022
    Lehman College, City University of New York’s public senior college in the Bronx, is located on a 37-acre, tree-lined campus 40 minutes by direct subway from midtown Manhattan. The College is a force for social justice and vital contributor to the new Bronx renaissance. Lehman College was ranked number 4 nationally in fostering intergenerational social ...
  • Systematic Review Librarian – NYU Health Sciences Library, NY, NY 02/24/2022
    The NYU Health Sciences Library (NYUHSL) welcomes applications from collaborative, organized, and creative candidates for the position of Systematic Review Librarian, a faculty appointment in the NYU Grossman School of Medicine: https://hsl.med.nyu.edu/content/systematic-review-librarian In this role, the successful candidate will provide oversight, coordination and ongoing development of the library’s systematic review services. Working with a team of ...
  • Education Librarian – The College of New Jersey (TCNJ), Ewing Township, NJ 02/24/2022
    R. Barbara Gitenstein Library (https://library.tcnj.edu/) at The College of New Jersey (TCNJ) invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Education Librarian (https://tcnj.taleo.net/careersection/jobdetail.ftl?job=21003748&lang=en). Summary of Responsibilities Provides library services to TCNJ students, faculty, and staff, particularly in the School of Education (https://education.tcnj.edu/). Services include information literacy instruction, subject-specialized and general reference, and collection development and management of education-related library ...
  • Africana Studies Librarian – University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 02/24/2022
    The Africana Studies Librarian supports the research, teaching, and learning mission of the University of Pennsylvania as team member in the Center for Global Collections developing and managing library resources from and about Africa and the African diaspora and providing library services for the interdisciplinary field of Africana Studies at Penn. Reporting to the Director, Center ...
  • Research & Instruction Librarian–Montclair State University–Montclair, NJ 02/21/2022
    The Harry A. Sprague Library at Montclair State University invites applications for a tenure-track Research & Instruction Librarian. Summary of Responsibilities: Reporting to the Head of Research and Reference Services, the Research & Instruction Librarian provides the full range of in-person and online reference services to the vibrant and diverse Montclair State community. The Librarian teaches library ...
  • Research & Instruction Librarian — Montclair State University 02/18/2022
    The Harry A. Sprague Library invites applications for a tenure-track Research & Instruction Librarian. Summary of Responsibilities: Reporting to the Head of Research and Reference Services, the Research & Instruction Librarian provides the full range of in-person and online reference services to the vibrant and diverse Montclair State community. The Librarian ...
  • Health Sciences Librarian – Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 02/18/2022
    Health Sciences Librarian/Senior Assistant Librarian Stony Brook University: Provost Office: Library Location: Stony Brook University Open Date: Feb 03, 2022 Deadline: Mar 03, 2022 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time Description This is a tenure track position. Responsibilities and Requirements: Reporting to the Head of the Health Sciences Library, the Health Sciences Librarian will contribute to the University Libraries’ suite of services, including reference ...
  • Archives Librarian – St. John’s University, Queens, NY 02/17/2022
    Open until filled. Review process to begin immediately. This is an administrative librarian position. Apply here: https://jobs.silkroad.com/StJohnsEdu/Careers/jobs/218947?source=listserv ARCHIVES LIBRARIAN (St. John’s University) Responsible for the management and leadership of the University Archives and Special Collections, the Archives Librarian will lead the continued growth and ongoing preservation of the physical and digital collections. Reporting to the University Librarian, they ...
  • Engineering and Physical Sciences Librarian – The College of New Jersey – Ewing, New Jersey 02/17/2022
    Apply here: https://tcnj.taleo.net/careersection/00_ex_faculty/jobdetail.ftl?job=21003760 Engineering and Physical Sciences Librarian R. Barbara Gitenstein Library at The College of New Jersey (TCNJ) invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Engineering and Physical Sciences Librarian. Summary of Responsibilities: Provides library services to TCNJ students, faculty, and staff, particularly in the School of Engineering and the Departments of Chemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics and Statistics, and ...
  • Call for Submissions: 2022 PR Xchange Awards Competition 02/17/2022
    Call for Submissions 2022 PR Xchange Awards Competition ​sponsored by the Awards and Scholarships Subcommittee of Core, a division of the American Library Association (ALA) https://www.ala.org/core/awards-scholarships/pr-xchange-awards  Submission form: https://bit.ly/PRX-2022  ​Updated FAQ (for 2022): https://www.ala.org/core/awards-scholarships/pr-xchange-awards Deadline: April 15, 2022 After a year-long hiatus, we’re very excited to announce the call for the 2022 PR Xchange Awards Competition! Libraries everywhere are producing creative and engaging promotional materials: newsletters, ...
  • Contributed Cataloging Unit Original Cataloger, University of Florida Libraries, Gainsville, FL 02/17/2022
    Contributed Cataloging Unit Original Cataloger – Library Associate 1 University of Florida George A Smathers Libraries The University of Florida’s George A. Smathers Libraries seek a cataloger whose primary role and responsibilities are original and shared cataloging of library materials according to accepted national standards. This includes describing the content of items and conducting subject analysis as well ...
  • Evening/Weekend Supervisor, Sidney Cox Library of Music and Dance at Cornell University – Ithaca, NY 02/14/2022
    The Sidney Cox Library of Music and Dance at Cornell University is seeking an Evening/Weekend Supervisor for a 35-hour per week position. During evening and weekend hours, you will be responsible for overseeing the Music Library’s public services, which includes training and supervising student staff in procedures for circulation and shelving, assisting patrons in use ...
  • Community Manager, The VErmont ReSearch Open Source Program Office (VERSO), UVM Complex Systems Center and UVM Libraries – Burlington, VT 02/14/2022
    Website: https://vermontcomplexsystems.org/education/verso/ UVM has two new positions to support a new Open Source Program Office (OSPO) which will be working with UVM’s Complex Systems Center and UVM Libraries. VERSO is going to be a super cool project that will work on creating more open source and open science opportunities in Vermont. This is actually one of ...
  • Program Director, The VErmont ReSearch Open Source Program Office (VERSO), UVM Complex Systems Center and UVM Libraries – Burlington, VT 02/14/2022
    Website: https://vermontcomplexsystems.org/education/verso/ UVM has two new positions to support a new Open Source Program Office (OSPO) which will be working with UVM’s Complex Systems Center and UVM Libraries. VERSO is going to be a super cool project that will work on creating more open source and open science opportunities in Vermont. This is actually one of ...
  • Research and Instruction Librarian – Yeshiva University, Beren Campus, New York, NY 02/14/2022
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  • Professor (Librarian) – Chief Librarian – Queensborough Community College (CUNY), Bayside, NY 02/14/2022
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  • Instructor or Assistant Professor – Technical Services Librarian – Queensborough Community College (CUNY), Bayside, NY 02/10/2022
    The Kurt R. Schmeller Library at Queensborough Community College invites applications for the position of Technical Services Librarian at the rank of Instructor or Assistant Professor. The candidate will perform original cataloging, oversee and maintain vendor-ready cataloging for print and ebooks and serials.  The successful candidate will serve as liaison to one or more academic ...
  • Instructor, Library Full-Time – Brookdale Community College, Lincroft, NJ 02/08/2022
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  • Research and Instruction Librarian, Cornell University Library – Ithaca, NY 02/08/2022
    The Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections (RMC) at Cornell University is seeking a Research and Instruction Librarian who will bring creativity and dedication to ensure that all users feel welcomed and empowered to engage with RMC’s collections. Reporting to the Assistant Director for Public Services, the Research and Instruction Librarian will undertake a variety of ...
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  • Head of Collections & Liaison Services, Tisch Library, Tufts University, Medford, MA 02/02/2022
    The Research & Learning unit at Tufts University’s Tisch Library seeks an innovative and collaborative colleague to join us as Head of Collections & Liaison Services and continue our growth within the context of a new strategic plan. Reporting to the Assistant Director for Research & Learning, the person in this role will lead the ...
  • Graphic Arts Librarian – Princeton University Library, Princeton, NJ 02/01/2022
    Princeton University Library Special Collections seeks an innovative and collaborative Librarian for Graphic Arts. The Librarian will acquire and teach with graphic arts materials, often in conjunction with the Marquand Library of Art & Archaeology. They will champion access to Princeton’s outstanding Graphic Arts Collection, which began in 1940 when Elmer Adler brought his collection ...
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    Details or description Position Summary: The Information Literacy and Instruction Librarian supporting the services needed to maintain instructional guides, tutorials, print and database resources in the library. Incumbents must possess proven ability to effectively work with a culturally, linguistically, and ethnically diverse faculty, staff, and student. They are expected to have excellent oral and written communication skills along ...
  • Reference Librarian — Housatonic Community College-Bridgeport CT 01/28/2022
    Details or description Position Summary: The Reference Librarian interacts extensively with students, faculty and members of the public as well as the other staff members of the library. These relationships emphasize the public service nature of the library and, therefore, demand of the Reference Librarian a high degree of courtesy, cooperation and genuine interest in assisting others ...
  • Political Science Librarian, Assistant University Librarian — University of Florida 01/28/2022
    The University of Florida’s George A. Smathers Libraries seek a candidate who will be responsible for the overall development, management, and coordination of the George A. Smathers Libraries resources in all formats for political science. The Political Science Librarian is a year-round (12 month), tenure track library faculty position.  The position supports the University’s academic ...
  • ADJUNCT REFERENCE LIBRARIAN, SCIENCES AND COMPUTER SCIENCES — Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY 01/28/2022
    Details or description Part-time: 15-20 hours a week Hofstra University seeks an innovative Adjunct Reference Librarian with subject specific knowledge in the areas of the Sciences and Computer Science to work in a collegial environment that emphasizes reference services, collection development, subject-area support via the LibShare suite of apps, and library instruction. Reporting to the Chair of ...
  • ADJUNCT REFERENCE LIBRARIAN, HEALTH SCIENCES AND HUMAN SERVICES — Hempstead, NY 01/28/2022
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  • Diversity and Inclusion Research Librarian — Cornell University 01/27/2022
    Details or description Cornell University’s Catherwood Library is pleased to announce an exciting opportunity to join us as our Diversity & Inclusion Research Librarian! This is a new position that you will have an opportunity to help define. Reporting to the Assistant Director of Catherwood Library, in this ILR School-funded position you would be the primary liaison ...
  • Project Coordinator (US Caribbean & Ethnic Florida Digital Newspaper Project) Library Associate 2 — University of Florida 01/27/2022
    The University of Florida’s George A. Smathers Libraries seek a candidate who will be responsible for the day-to-day coordination and management of the US Caribbean & Ethnic Florida Digital Newspaper Project.  The Project Coordinator reports to the Project Co-PI at the University of Florida (UF) George A. Smathers Libraries and works in close collaboration with ...
  • Instructor or Assistant Professor (Library) – Head of Technical Services — CUNY Lehman College 01/27/2022
    Details or description Instructor or Assistant Professor (Library) – Head of Technical Services Job ID 23555 Location Lehman College Full/Part Time Full-Time Regular/Temporary Regular FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT Lehman College, City University of New York’s public senior college in the Bronx, is located on a 37-acre, tree-lined campus 40 minutes by direct subway from midtown Manhattan. The College is a force for social justice and vital contributor ...
  • Community Engagement Librarian and Head of External Engagement — NYU 01/27/2022
    Details or description The Community Engagement Librarian and Head of External Engagement will lead the department of External Engagement which aspires to engage external communities of the Division of Libraries’ (DoL) through the development of programmatic opportunities that emphasize anti-racism and rectify inequalities. Using concepts such as critical race theory, queer theories, reparative justice models and ...
  • Instruction Assessment Associate — NYU Libraries 01/20/2022
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  • Associate Dean for Research and Health Sciences — University of Florida Libraries 01/20/2022
    POSITION VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT Associate Dean for Research and Health Sciences Associate Dean and Associate University Librarian or University Librarian University of Florida George A Smathers Libraries The George A. Smathers Libraries seek an innovative and collaborative candidate to apply for its Associate Dean for Research and Health Sciences (Associate Dean) position. This year-round (12-month) tenure-track position provides vision and leadership ...
  • Audiovisual Metadata Librarian — New York University Bobst Library 01/18/2022
    DETAILS OR DESCRIPTION NYU Libraries is seeking a tenure-track faculty librarian to support the creation and maintenance of metadata for audiovisual resources. NYU’s growing collections currently comprise 175,000 audio recordings, 75,000 video recordings, and over 100 streaming media subscriptions in addition to ongoing audiovisual digitization projects. This position will be responsible for describing these materials according ...
  • Librarian for Open Science — New York University Bobst Library 01/18/2022
    DETAILS OR DESCRIPTION New York University Libraries is seeking a librarian to provide guidance, tools, and services to better meet the needs of faculty and students across the sciences, with a strong focus on scientific literacy and the values of equity, openness, and privacy. The Librarian for Open Science will work creatively with colleagues to implement ...
  • Financial & Economic Data Analysis Librarian — New York University Bobst Library 01/18/2022
    DETAILS OR DESCRIPTION New York University Libraries is seeking a librarian to support the needs of data-intensive financial and economic researchers at New York University (NYU). The Financial & Economic Data Analysis Librarian guides faculty, students, and staff with data analysis software; statistical and qualitative data analysis techniques; and data collection, management, and visualization. This position conceptualizes, ...
  • Librarians for Health Sciences, Nursing and Allied Health (two positions) — New York University Bobst Library 01/18/2022
    DETAILS OR DESCRIPTION New York University Libraries is seeking two librarians to support the Health Sciences: the Librarian for Nursing will support the Rory Meyers School of Nursing and the Librarian for Allied Health will support Steinhardt’s Allied Health programs for Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Communication Sciences and Disorders. Applicants can apply for one or ...
  • Collections Digitization Librarian — Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, United States 01/14/2022
    Harvard University Collections Digitization Librarian Harvard Library 56815BR Job Summary Although the position will remain posted until filled, applicants are strongly encouraged to apply by end of day on February 25, 2022. Harvard Library seeks a collaborative professional to work with Harvard libraries and archives to develop and execute collections digitization projects, and to track them through to completion. Collections digitization ...
  • Library Department Head, Student Success and Curriculum Partnerships — University of Delaware Library, Museums and Press 01/14/2022
    Details or description The University of Delaware Library, Museums and Press seeks a collaborative, savvy leader to bring its instructional program to the next level by developing new and coordinated approaches to information literacy instruction, advancing online learning initiatives, and collaborating with campus stakeholders to incorporate, promote, and assess information literacy in the curriculum. The successful ...
  • Library Department Head, Research and Engagement — University of Delaware Library, Museums and Press 01/14/2022
    Website https://bit.ly/UD-RschEngage Details or description The University of Delaware Library, Museums and Press seeks a dynamic individual to provide strategic leadership and operational oversight of the Research and Engagement department, which provides expertise, services, and resources to advance the university’s research mission. The position will also support a cross-divisional team of liaison librarians in the design, implementation, and ...
  • Executive Chief Librarian (Assistant Administrator) — New York 01/10/2022
    Position Title: Executive Chief Librarian (Assistant Administrator) Job ID: 23359 Compensation: Salary commensurate with education and experience Closing Date: Open until filled Position Details: The Graduate Center, CUNY is a focal point for advanced teaching and research at The City University of New York (CUNY), the nation’s largest urban public university. With over 48 doctoral and master’s programs, the Graduate ...
  • Scholarly Communications Librarian — Purchase College Library, State University of NY 01/10/2022
    Purchase College Library seeks an energetic and detail-oriented individual for the full-time, tenure-track position of Scholarly Communications Librarian. A successful candidate will have a keen interest in both scholarly communications and institutional repositories. The candidate will work collaboratively with stakeholders both in and outside the Library to provide expertise and leadership in developing and implementing ...
  • Library Grants Program Manager — University of Florida 01/10/2022
    The University of Florida’s George A. Smathers Libraries seek a Library Grants Program Manager (Grants Manager) who will provide expertise-based supports and services to assist the George A. Smathers Libraries, principal investigators (PI’s), and their project teams in securing, managing and successfully completing grant-funded projects tied to organizational and personal professional goals and needs. In ...
  • Senior Operations Librarian for Assessment and Discovery — Cambridge, MA 01/10/2022
    Harvard University Senior Operations Librarian for Assessment and Discovery Harvard Library 56709BR Job Summary Although the position will remain posted until filled, applicants are strongly encouraged to apply by end of day on January 31, 2022. Information and Technical Services actively supports the teaching and research mission of the Harvard Library by managing monograph, serial and e-resource acquisitions, metadata creation, and ...
  • Library Clerk – Circulation (Part-time) — Orangeburg, New York 01/10/2022
    Library Clerk – Circulation (Part-time) Dominican College seeks a service-oriented individual to fill the position of Library Clerk at the Sullivan Library. This is a year-round part-time position primarily at the Circulation Desk. Hours: Wednesday 4 p.m.-7 p.m. Friday 3 p.m.-7 p.m. Saturday Noon-7 p.m. Sunday Noon-7 p.m. Responsibilities include assisting students and faculty, troubleshooting basic computer and printer questions, circulating materials, ...
  • Director of Collection Development — Binghamton University 01/10/2022
    The Binghamton University Libraries seeks a collaborative and innovative Director of Collection Development to provide leadership and coordination for developing, managing and evaluating the Libraries’ collections, both physical and virtual, that support the University’s research and teaching mission. The incumbent is responsible for the Libraries’ collection budget, formulating strategic collections planning, coordinating collection development policies ...
  • SUNYLA 2022: Soaring into the Future of Libraries 01/10/2022
    Conference hosted by Farmingdale State College June 8–10, 2022 Call for Proposals Deadline for workshop and presentation proposals: February 22, 2022 The Planning Committee for the SUNYLA  Annual Conference is accepting proposals for pre-conference workshops, lightning talks, panels, and presentations in the following tracks: Archives and Special Collections Cataloging, Technical Services, and Collection Development Equity, Diversity, Inclusion, and Accessibility Leadership and Management Open ...
  • Registration Now Open: ACRL/NY 2021 Annual Symposium: Collegiality, Morale, and Mutual Aid 10/26/2021
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  • Associate Dean of Libraries and Information Sciences, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai – New York, NY 10/26/2021
    The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, located in New York City, invites applications and nominations for the position of Associate Dean of Libraries and Information Sciences. Reporting to the Vice President and Senior Associate Dean of Academic and Research Informatics, the Associate Dean is a critical partner in, and facilitator of, the intensive ...
  • Incorporating Critical Pedagogy in Your Library Instruction — ACRL/NY First Year Experience Discussion Group (Friday, November 19, 2021) 10/18/2021
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  • Pre-register now! ACRL/NY User Experience Discussion Group- Web Usability 101: Best Practices, Tips, and Tricks for Library Web Sites and Beyond 10/01/2021
    ACRL/NY User Experience Discussion Group Fall 2021 virtual meeting Web Usability 101: Best Practices, Tips, and Tricks for Library Web Sites and Beyond special guest speaker: Professor Rebecca Hyams, Web and Systems Services Librarian, Borough of Manhattan Community College, CUNY Friday Nov 19, 2021 10:00am-11:30am (via Zoom) Pre-register here: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUrc-2uqjMjEt0bNlJuLTaZZVz_ciufep7i  Please join the ACRL/NY User Experience Discussion Group for a discussion on Usability ...
  • Call for Lightning Round Proposals: ACRL LMOIG- (Greater NYC) Library Marketing Initiatives in the Time of COVID 09/28/2021
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  • Save the Dates : 2021 ACRL/NY Annual Symposium (fully online) 09/28/2021
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  • Call for applicants: ACRL/NY 2021 Symposium Scholarships 09/28/2021
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  • ACRLY/NY Fall 2021 Writing Sessions 09/28/2021
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  • Deadline 10/15 —>ACRL/NY 2021 Symposium Scholarships for Students & Librarians 08/24/2021
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  • ACRL/NY Symposium on Collegiality, Morale, and Mutual Aid–Call for Proposals and Posters 05/22/2021
    ***Please excuse the cross posts**** Call for Proposals and Posters. ACRL/NY Symposium on Collegiality, Morale, and Mutual Aid Submit your proposal for a presentation or poster: https://acrlnyforms.wufoo.com/forms/acrlny-2021-symposium-save-the-date-cfp/ December 2, 2021 from 10 am – 2 pm & December 3, 2021 from 10 am – 2 pm We hope to be back face-to-face in 2022 for the ACRL/NY Annual Symposium. However, ...
  • Scholarly Research for Community College Librarians: Demystifying Submission, Review, and Publication Processes 05/19/2021
    June 10, 2021 3:00pm-4:00pm EDT, 2:00pm-3:00pm CDT, 1:00pm-2:00pm MDT, 12:00pm-1:00pm CDT Virtual Are you a community college librarian interested in publishing in LIS Journals? Want to learn more about when, where, and how to submit? Are you curious about workflows for review, editing, and publication? Join us for a panel discussion and lively Q & A with editors ...
  • ACRL/NY Symposium: Call for Proposals 05/11/2021
    ACRL/NY Symposium on Collegiality, Morale, and Mutual Aid December 2, 2021 from 10 am – 2 pm & December 3, 2021 from 10 am – 2 pm We hope to be back face-to-face in 2022 for the ACRL/NY Annual Symposium. However, in 2021 we will be presenting a virtual event in December of this year on two half days, focused ...
  • Chief Librarian (Library Faculty) – LaGuardia Community College Library – CUNY 04/30/2021
    FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT LaGuardia Community College, located in Long Island City, Queens, educates more than 50,000 New Yorkers annually through degree, certificate, and continuing education programs. Our guiding principle Dare To Do More reflects our belief in the transformative power of education—not just for individuals, but for our community and our country—creating pathways for achievement and ...
  • Workplace Empowerment and Engagement during the Pandemic (May 10, 2021) 04/23/2021
    ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee invites you to Spring 2021 program Workplace Empowerment and Engagement during the Pandemic WHEN: Monday, May 10, 2021, 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM WHERE: Zoom Link will be shared with all registered participants PROGRAM MODERATOR: Dr. Kanu A. Nagra, Borough of Manhattan Community College Please Register by May 6th on the following link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfgjBhBczJmW84cwaIZZ-FSklNvkoFdEcnwsUB1AjQXNYag4A/viewform?usp=sf_link Workplace Empowerment and ...
  • Systems and Learning Technologies Librarian – SUNY Maritime College – Bronx, NY 04/20/2021
    The Systems and Learning Technologies Librarian will work collaboratively with others to identify, develop, deploy, and manage new and existing technologies to support library services, teaching and learning, research and creative endeavors. This position will require innovation, creativity and a willingness to problem solve. Responsibilities Maintain the integrated library management system (Alma), discovery tool (Primo) and electronic ...
  • User Services & Engagement Librarian – SUNY Maritime College – Bronx NY 04/20/2021
    The User Services and Engagement Librarian provides leadership for the overall user experience including circulation, reserves, stacks maintenance, resource sharing, technology support, research services and the direct supervision of undergraduate and graduate student workers. This position requires a wide range of professional responsibilities and activities, such as developing a philosophy and standards for service, engaging ...
  • T.S. Eliot & Emily Hale Letters: Re-examined – Online Panel Discussion – Sunday, April 18 at 3pm 04/09/2021
    On Jan. 2, 2020, a collection of 1,131 letters from Nobel laureate and renowned writer Thomas Stearns (T.S.) Eliot to his lifelong friend Emily Hale were unsealed at Princeton University Library. A Boston native, Hale was a speech and drama teacher whose career included positions at Simmons College and Smith College. She and Eliot initially ...
  • Deputy Chief Librarian – Watson Library, Metropolitan Museum of Art – NYC 04/09/2021
    GENERAL STATEMENT OF RESPONSIBILITIES & DUTIES The Deputy Chief Librarian serves a key leadership role in the administration and management of library operations and the delivery of services. Working in close collaboration with the Chief Librarian, this position ensures the effective coordination of library activities, including: reader and technical services; systems and information technology; financial management ...
  • Geospatial Data Services Librarian (Assistant Professor) – Baruch College – NYC 04/09/2021
    The Newman Library of Baruch College seeks an Assistant Professor to serve as Geospatial Data Services Librarian as part of a team of information specialists who support an active data services program. The successful candidate will: Lead the development of library programming and infrastructure for use of geospatial data and GIS in research and teaching. Manage the ...
  • Public and International Affairs Librarian (Assistant Professor) – Baruch College – NYC 04/09/2021
    The Newman Library of Baruch College seeks an Assistant Professor to serve as the liaison to the Austin W. Marxe School of Public and International Affairs, which offers undergraduate and graduate-level degrees in public policy and administration, as well as Master of Science in Education and Master of International Affairs degrees. The successful candidate will: Engage in ...
  • Librarian/Head – Donald E. Stokes Library – Princeton University Library, Princeton, NJ 04/01/2021
    Details or Description Librarian/Head – Donald E. Stokes Library Requisition No: D-21-LIB-00006 Position Description Princeton University Library seeks a dynamic, service-oriented, and highly collaborative library professional to lead the Donald E. Stokes Library for Public & International Affairs. The Stokes Library houses two main collections, the Ansley J. Coale Population Research Collection and the School of Public and International ...
  • Developing Student-Centered Curricula for First Year Students 04/01/2021
    ACRL/NY’s First Year Experience Discussion Group co-chairs Carl Andrews (Bronx Community College) and Derek Stadler (LaGuardia Community College), invite members to attend our Spring 2021 meeting. Come and join ACRL/NY members for an enlightening morning, where we will exchange ideas on how to develop student-centered curricula and methods for aligning learning outcomes with the ACRL Framework. ...
  • Processing Archivist (Two Openings) – Princeton University – Princeton, NJ 03/30/2021
    Position Summary: The Princeton University Library seeks two enthusiastic, collaborative, and innovative archival professionals to join Special Collections’ Archival Description and Processing Team. Reporting to the Assistant University Librarian for Special Collections, Technical Services, the Processing Archivists will create, enhance, and manage descriptive data for archival collections, including contributing to the team’s efforts to implement a ...
  • Director, Albert R. Mann Library and Sciences Cluster – Cornell University – Ithaca, NY 03/30/2021
    Cornell University Library invites applications for our academic position as Director, Albert R. Mann Library and Sciences Cluster. Reporting to the Associate University Librarian, the Director provides vision, leadership and administration for Mann Library, which serves the agriculture, biological/life sciences and applied social sciences/human ecology communities at Cornell. The Mann Library director also oversees 3 other ...
  • SUNYLA 2021: Call for Posters 03/25/2021
    SUNYLA 2021: From Seeds to Services: Growing the New Academic Library June 16-18, 2021 Virtual conference hosted by SUNY Delhi Call for Virtual Poster Session Proposals Deadline to submit: Friday, April 23, 2021 It’s time to submit your virtual poster proposals for the 2021 SUNYLA Annual Conference! Please note that due to the virtual format, posters presentations will be asynchronous. ...
  • Leadership and Community Building in Academic Libraries 03/24/2021
    ACRL/NY New Librarians’ Discussion Group & ACRL/NY Mentoring Program Tuesday 4/6 3:30-5:00pm Register here The ACRL/NY New Librarians Discussion Group and Mentoring Program are committed to fostering and promoting a sense of community and support among experienced academic librarians, LIS students, and those new to the profession. We understand and appreciate the importance of our professional ...
  • Acquisitions and Metadata Librarian- Seton Hall University – South Orange, NJ 03/20/2021
    Seton Hall University is committed to programs of Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and the principles of affirmative action. Acquisitions and Metadata Librarian Apply nowJob no: 494511 Full time/Part time: Full-time Location: South Orange Categories: Faculty Seton Hall University Libraries seeks a forward-thinking, collaborative and data savvy librarian to serve as our Acquisitions and Metadata Librarian, providing oversight for acquisitions, collection development, ...
  • Registration Now Open: LACUNY Institute 2020/2011- “Ending the Library Stereotype: Non-traditional Practices for the 21st-century” 03/20/2021
    Registration Now Open:  LACUNY Institute 2020/2011 “Ending the Library Stereotype: Non-traditional Practices for the 21st-century.” Virtually, on Wednesday, May 5th and Thursday, May 6th, 2021 Register now:  https://lacuny.org/event-4217159 This year we are waving the standard registration fee, lowering the registration fee to $5.00. Proceeds from this year’s registration fee will support the LACUNY Institute Mutual Aid Network, which you can learn ...
  • ACRL e-Learning webcast login: OER Part Three (3/10) 03/09/2021
      Open Educational Resources and Affordability: Part Three An ACRL e-Learning webcast Wednesday, March 10, 2021 The archived webcast recording is available at: URL: https://acrllive.learningtimesevents.org/open-educational-resources-and-affordability-part-iii/ Password: oer Thanks again for registering for the ACRL e-Learning Webcast, “Open Educational Resources and Affordability: Part Three,” to be held Wednesday, March 10, 2021 from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Central time (11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. ...
  • Natural Language Processing Specialist (AI), University of Florida Libraries 03/08/2021
    Natural Language Processing Specialist (AI) Assistant University Librarian or Associate University Librarian University of Florida George A Smathers Libraries The University of Florida’s, George A. Smathers Libraries seek a creative, collaborative, and services-oriented candidate to enhance research support in the areas of Natural Language Processing (NLP) and Digital Sciences. As part of UF’s partnership with Nvidia and the university’s ...
  • ACRL e-Learning webcast login: OER Part Two (3/2) 03/02/2021
    Open Educational Resources and Affordability: Part Two An ACRL e-Learning webcast Wednesday, March 3, 2021 The archived webcast recording is available at: URL: https://acrllive.learningtimesevents.org/open-educational-resources-and-affordability-part-ii/ Password: initiatives Thanks again for registering for the ACRL e-Learning Webcast, “Open Educational Resources and Affordability: Part Two,” to be held Wednesday, March 3, 2021 from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Central time (11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. ...
  • ACRL e-Learning webcast login: OER Part One (2/24) 02/23/2021
    Open Educational Resources and Affordability: Part One An ACRL e-Learning webcast Wednesday, February 24, 2021 The archived webcast recording is available at: URL: https://acrllive.learningtimesevents.org/oer-affordability-pt1/ Password: affordability Thanks again for registering for the ACRL e-Learning Webcast, “Open Educational Resources and Affordability: Part One,” to be held Wednesday, February 24, 2021 from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Central time (11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. ...
  • Unexpected Opportunities: A Conversation and Virtual Happy Hour 02/22/2021
    Tuesday March 16, from 4:00pm-5:30pm (EST) Come join us. Decompress. Connect with colleagues and future colleagues. We are: the New Librarians’ Discussion Group and the Mentoring Program of ACRL/NY. We regularly hold workshops and events for library students, job seekers, and new and seasoned librarians who are looking to recharge. You don’t need to be a mentor ...
  • Deadline fast approaching (March 5, 2021) : Call for Proposals: LACUNY Institute 2020/2021 02/22/2021
    LACUNY Institute 2020/2021 May 5 & 6, 2021 (virtually)​ Call for Proposals Ending the Library Stereotype: Non-traditional practices for the 21st-century Proposal Deadline: March 5, 2021 Submit your proposal here: https://form.jotform.com/92775406152156 Our web site: https://2021lacunyinst.commons.gc.cuny.edu Note: Last year’s LACUNY Institute 2020 was postponed due to the global COVID-19 pandemic. We have reopened the call-for-papers and panel proposals and encourage potential panelists to ...
  • Metadata Strategist – New York University, NY, NY 02/17/2021
    The New York University Libraries invites applications and nominations for the position of Metadata Strategist. In response to strategic priorities such as next-generation system migration, linked data (e.g. BIBFRAME), digital scholarship as well as RDA 3R, the Metadata Strategist is responsible for assessing, developing, and documenting internal policies for metadata creation, application, and maintenance; and ...
  • 2020 Symposium Student Scholarship Winner – Shu Wan (University of Iowa) 02/16/2021
    My name is Shu Wan. I am currently enrolled in the School of Library and Information Science at the University of Iowa. Thanks to the generous financial support provided by the ACRL/NY scholarship program, I was afforded the rare opportunity to further my knowledge of how library professionals struggle with social injustice in their everyday ...
  • 2020 Symposium Early-Career Scholarship Winner – Kaneisha Gaston-Arhin (Columbia University) 02/16/2021
    As I come to the end of my first full year as an academic librarian, I am constantly reminded of how my previous experiences as a teacher shape my current attitudes towards librarianship. I firmly believe that librarians are teachers and community leaders with servant’s hearts rather than servants at the mercy of other teachers ...
  • 2020 Winner, Barbara Bonous-Smit Scholarship for a Veteran Librarian – Gary Marks (William Paterson University of New Jersey) 02/16/2021
    Like many other professional conferences and professional development activities this year the 2020 ACRL/NY Symposium went virtual. From an attendee’s perspective the Symposium planning committee organized the Symposium to mirror an in-person event in a virtual medium. The presentations ran on time, had little to no technical challenges, provided opportunities for questions and discussions, and ...
  • 2020 Symposium Student Scholarship Winner – Daniel Woulfin (Queens College) 02/16/2021
    I attended my first, of hopefully many, ACRL/NY Symposiums in December 2020 via Zoom. The theme was Civic Engagement: Democracy and the Library. As a graduating MLS student at Queens College, this symposium was perfectly timed. The panels helped me rethink what it means to be a librarian and how academic librarians can have an ...
  • 2020 Symposium Student Scholarship Winner – Hannah Herrlich (Queens College) 02/16/2021
    Attending the ACRL/NY 2020 Symposium was a wonderful opportunity to discover all of the unique ways in which library professionals around the country are introducing their users and peers to a myriad of resources and ideas surrounding civic engagement. Though the conference took on a new virtual platform this year, it was carefully divided into ...
  • CRITICAL PEDAGOGY SYMPOSIUM: Call for Proposals 02/11/2021
    May 17-19, 2021 CFP Deadline: March 1, 2021 More info: https://mnylc.org/cps/ A “working symposium” intends to give professionals within the library and information field, with or without the MLS, including students, the space to learn, collaborate, and engage with critical pedagogies. Our working definition of critical pedagogy includes: teaching and learning in the library that interrogates power structures, distributions ...
  • Pipeline Problem, Discrimination, Or Something Else? Addressing Real-World Diversity and Inclusion in Libraries and Schools- Wednesday, February 24 02/10/2021
    Seton Hall Libraries Speakers Series hosts a free online event addressing diversity issues in schools and libraries. Visit the Seton Hall Libraries Blog to learn more about the speakers and register for this event.
  • ACRL/NY Research & Writing Support Group Thursday Evening Writing Sessions, Spring 2021 02/04/2021
    ACRL/NY members, the Research & Writing Support Group will be meeting virtually for Shut Up and Write sessions every Thursday evening this semester from February through May. The objective as always is to build community and write in a structured, focused environment. Each event has three writing sessions lasting twenty minutes, followed by a five ...
  • Lead, Education and Curriculum Integration – NYU Langone – NYC 02/01/2021
    NYU Health Sciences Library welcomes applicants for the position of Lead, Education and Curriculum Integration, a faculty librarian appointment in the NYU Grossman School of Medicine. The  Lead, Education and Curriculum Integration will have primary responsibility for bridging the continuum from undergraduate (UME) to graduate medical education (GME) programs by leading and actively participating with medical education faculty ...
  • Call for Proposals: SUNY Librarians Association 2021 (Virtual) Annual Conference 02/01/2021
    SUNYLA 2021 From Seeds to Services: Growing the New Academic Library Virtual conference hosted by SUNY Delhi June 16-18, 2021 Call for Proposals Deadline for workshop and presentation proposals: February 26, 2021 The Planning Committee for the SUNY Librarians Association annual conference is accepting proposals for pre-conference workshops, lightning talks, and breakout session presentations in the following tracks: Accessibility Archives and Special ...
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  • Ending the Library Stereotype: Non-traditional practices for the 21st-century – Proposals Due March 5, 2021 01/28/2021
    Note: Last year’s LACUNY Institute 2020 was postponed due to the global COVID-19 pandemic. We have reopened the call-for-papers and panel proposals and encourage potential panelists to submit proposals that relate to the current conference theme as well as those related to the coronavirus. Librarianship and libraries, through the eyes of the public, have consistently been ...
  • Critical Pedagogy Librarian – NYU – NYC 01/27/2021
    The NYU Division of Libraries seeks a Critical Pedagogy Librarian for a new tenure-track position located in the Undergraduate and Instructional Services (UIS) Department of the Libraries’ Teaching, Learning and Engagement Division who will report to the Head of UIS. The Critical Pedagogy Librarian will lead efforts to align the Division’s pedagogical approaches with queer, ...
  • Director of Library Services – YIVO Institute – NYC 01/22/2021
    About YIVO The YIVO Institute for Jewish Research was founded in Vilna, Poland, in 1925. It relocated to New York City in 1940 with the mission to study the history of Jewish life in Eastern Europe in all its aspects: language, history, religion, folkways, and material culture. Today YIVO’s Archive and Library make up one of ...
  • Archives Librarian – The Cooper Union – NYC 01/21/2021
    Summary The Archives Librarian will strategically lead the continued growth and ongoing preservation of the Cooper Union Archives and Special Collections. Reporting to the Director of the Library, they will take an active role in collecting, preserving, and providing access to the historical records of The Cooper Union and related special collections, promoting the use of ...
  • ACRL/NY Open Access Discussion Group Event: Data Librarianship in Support of Open and Reproducible Scholarship, Jan. 15 12/19/2020
    ACRL/NY members, please join the Open Access Discussion Group for an event on data librarianship. Our speaker is Vicky Steeves When: January 15, 2021, 2-3:30 PM What: Data Librarianship in Support of Open and Reproducible Scholarship In this session, Vicky Steeves, Librarian for Research Data Management and Reproducibility at New York University Division of Libraries, will discuss her work ...
  • Save the Dates! LACUNY Institute 2020/2021 – May 5-6, 2021 12/14/2020
    **** Please excuse the cross-posts***** Save the Dates! What: LACUNY Institute 2020/2021 When: May 5-6, 2021 Where: Virtually @ Bronx Community College, City University of New York More details will be provided in the coming weeks, such as: Call for Papers Registration information Thank you, Nelson Santana, Chair LACUNY Institute 2020/2021 nelson.santana02@bcc.cuny.edu
  • Call for Chapters: Exploring Inclusive & Equitable Pedagogies: Creating Space for All Learners Published by ACRL Press 11/19/2020
    CFP link: http://bit.ly/CFP_ACRLinclusivepedbook Chapter Proposals due: January 15, 2021 ** We invite chapter proposals for this edited collection to be published by ACRL Press. About the Book We seek to deepen our understanding of equitable and inclusive theories and practices in order to provide instructors with new grounding for both their individual teaching and their instruction program. Some ...
  • Registration Open for ACRL/NY 2020 Annual Symposium 11/19/2020
    Registration Now Open! ACRL/NY 2020 Annual Symposium Civic Engagement: Democracy and the Library December 4, 2020 Virtual Symposium Register now https://acrlny2020symposium.wordpress.com Registration is now open for the ACRL/NY 2020 Virtual Symposium. This year’s symposium is about the intersection of libraries and research institutions with civics, governance, and democracy. How are civic issues impacting collections and services? How do libraries foster engagement with civic ...
  • CFP: SUNYLA Midwinter Virtual Conference, 2/12/21 11/16/2020
    Call for Proposals SUNYLA Midwinter Virtual Conference Looking Forward: Creative Library Responses to Crises February 12, 2021 As information professionals, we’re always learning and innovating to provide exemplary service. Even so, the past year has been a shock for libraries. The challenges we faced sparked creative responses and solutions among our colleagues, some implemented suddenly and others evolving ...
  • Case Studies in Critical Pedagogy (The METRO Reference & Instruction Special Interest Group) 11/11/2020
    Monday November 16, 2020 Introduction and Case Study Presentations – 12:30pm-1:30pm Optional Follow-up Discussion of Concepts and Ideas – 1:30pm-2:00pm Register in advance for this event Whether critical pedagogy has been the focus of your reference/instruction practice and scholarship for years or you are wholly new to the subject, we invite you to join us as we begin the ...
  • CALL for Proposals: Case Studies in Critical Pedagogy 10/27/2020
    In May 2021, METRO’s Reference & Instruction Special Interest Group (SIG) will collaborate with CUNY’s Library and Information Literacy Committee (LILAC), ACRLY/NY’s Information Literacy/Instruction Discussion Group, and METRO for A Working Symposium: Critical Practices in Reference and Instruction in the Remote Environment. In the months leading up to the Symposium the Reference & Instruction SIG ...
  • Call for Proposals: Poster Lightning Round- ACRL/NY 2020 Annual Symposium 10/26/2020
    ACRL/NY 2020 Annual Symposium Civic Engagement: Democracy and the Library December 4, 2020 Virtual Symposium Call for Proposals: Poster Lighting Round Submit here —-> https://acrlny2020symposium.wordpress.com/posters/ For this year’s ACRL/NY Symposium, we are seeking proposals for a Poster Lightning Round about the intersection of libraries and research institutions with civics, governance, and democracy. How are civic issues impacting collections and services? How do libraries ...
  • Metadata & Research Support Associate, Open Society Research Services, New York 10/20/2020
    Do you want to help make the world a better place with your descriptive metadata and research skills? We’re seeking a Metadata & Research Support Associate based in New York to facilitate efficient discovery and access to information. The Open Society Foundations work to build vibrant and inclusive democracies whose governments are accountable and open to ...
  • Finding a Work-Life Balance During a Pandemic (Oct 30 at 2PM) 10/08/2020
    ACRL/NY and LACUNY Professional Development Committees invite you to a Fall 2020 program Finding a Work-Life Balance During a Pandemic WHEN: Friday, October 30, 2020, 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. WHERE: ZOOM details will be sent to you once you register at the registration form below PROGRAM MODERATOR: Dr. Kanu A. Nagra, Derek Stadler and Michelle Ehrenpreis Please register by ...
  • Call for proposals: ACRL/NY 2020 Annual Symposium – submit by October 31, 2020 09/30/2020
    Civic Engagement: Democracy and the Library Virtual Symposium Format: The ACRL/NY 2020 Symposium will be held completely virtually. We are seeking 5-7 minute poster presentations. We are open to a mixture of presentation types and formats. Call for Proposals: Poster Lightning Round Poster proposals can be submitted at https://acrlny2020symposium.wordpress.com/posters/ For this year’s ACRL/NY Symposium, we are seeking proposals for a ...
  • ACRL/NY First Year Experience Discussion Group Meeting (September 18, 2020) 08/24/2020
    ACRL/NY’s First Year Experience Discussion Group co-chairs Carl Andrews (Bronx Community College) and Derek Stadler (LaGuardia Community College), invite members to attend our Spring 2020 meeting: “Keeping First Year Students Engaged in a Library Instruction Session” Come and join ACRL/NY members for an enlightening afternoon, where we will exchange ideas on how to keep freshman students engaged ...
  • ACRL/NY Presents: Mapping Your Way to Job or Career Success (Tuesday July 14, from 3:00pm-4:30pm (EST) 06/26/2020
    Please join the Mentoring Program and the New Librarians Discussion Group for this presentation and discussion. This event is free and open to all current members of ACRL/NY only. Become a member ! ***Not sure if you are a current member? Contact sbaschnikw@oldwestbury.edu. NOTE: You do not have to be a national member to join ACRL/NY. ...
  • Call for Proposals: ACRL/NY Symposium 2020 (DEADLINE EXTENDED) 06/08/2020
    December 4, 2020 Virtual Symposium: Civic Engagement: Democracy and the Library For this year’s ACRL/NY Symposium, we are seeking proposals for presentations, panels, and posters about the intersection of libraries and research institutions with civics, governance, and democracy. How are civic issues impacting collections and services? How do libraries foster engagement with civic issues and the democratic ...
  • Message to Membership 06/03/2020
    The Greater Metropolitan New York City Chapter of ACRL/NY continues to stand against racism, and we stand in support with everyone seeking justice at this time -especially our friends, colleagues, and neighbors who are protesting night after night in New York City in support of black lives and against police brutality. As an organization that ...
  • CFP: Urban Library Journal Special Issue 05/26/2020
    The editors of Urban Library Journal invite short (1,000- to 4,000-words), scholarly submissions for a special themed issue on Urban Libraries in a Pandemic. Submissions may consider any aspect of how urban libraries have been affected by and responded to the pandemic, including but not limited to: the transition to fully remote services decisions on closing and ...
  • 2019 Symposium Student Scholarship Winner – Katy Sullivan (University of Maryland, Baltimore County) 05/22/2020
    I was thrilled to have the opportunity to attend the 2019 ACRL/NY Symposium and grateful to the committee for awarding me the Barbara Bonous-Smit Scholarship. As a Maryland resident, I rarely travel out of state for non-national professional development, but this Symposium was absolutely worth it. As a manager, teacher, subject librarian and researcher, the ...
  • 2019 Symposium Student Scholarship Winner – Karina Hagelin (Cornell University) 05/22/2020
    Thanks to ACRL/NY’s Early-Career Librarian Scholarship, I was able to attend ACRL/NY this year. The theme was “Redefining Ethical Innovation in the Academic Library,” which asks us to think about how libraries can redefine services, instruction, and collection development in a way that is thought-provoking, innovative, and ethical. As ACRL/NY so succinctly writes, “This ongoing ...
  • 2019 Symposium Student Scholarship Winner – Joanna Thompson (Pratt Institute) 05/22/2020
    In December 2019, I attended my second ACRL/NY Symposium: “Outside the Box: Redefining Ethical Innovation,” a day-long gathering of librarians from the five boroughs and beyond. Workshop topics included Asian American voices in academic library leadership, LIS student labor, open pedagogy, and zine librarian ethics. I left the symposium feeling prepared and excited about contributing ...
  • 2019 Symposium Student Scholarship Winner – Ryan King (Queens College) 05/22/2020
    Attending the 2019 ACRL/NY Symposium was a valuable opportunity for me as an aspiring academic librarian. From the very beginning of the day I was welcomed by members of the Symposium Planning Committee and ready to engage in the program of events. The various presentations, discussions, and posters on the Symposium topic, “Outside the Box: ...
  • 2019 Symposium Student Scholarship Winner – Sabine Calleja (University of Toronto) 05/22/2020
    It was a privilege and an honour to attend the ACRL/NY Symposium in December 2019, well-worth the trek from Toronto to Manhattan. The day-long symposium was packed full of bright ideas and thought-provoking conversations. resentations and posters, presented by a range of information professionals, touched on critical topics in the field of academic librarianship relating ...
  • Virtual Happy Hour with the ACRL/NY’s New Librarians’ Discussion Group and Mentoring Program 04/22/2020
    Thursday, May 7th 4:30pm – 6:00pm Come join us. Decompress. Let us know the challenges you’re facing in a COVID-19 world, and share your experiences and advice. Connect with colleagues and future colleagues. We are: the New Librarians’ Discussion Group and the Mentoring Program of ACRL/NY. We regularly hold workshops and events for library students, job seekers, new ...
  • Coronavirus – Information and Emotions Survey 04/07/2020
    (sending on behalf of a colleague from St. John’s University) *** Apologies for the cross postings**** Coronavirus – Information and Emotions Survey We invite you to participate in a brief survey that seeks to understand the public attitude about information during a public health emergency. You can help us in this research by participating in the following brief ...
  • ACRL/NY Shut Up and Write events going online 04/07/2020
    ACRL/NY members, after some discussion, have decided to maintain the remaining two Shut Up and Write sessions. Instead of meeting in person, we will hold the events virtually. It is all somewhat experimental but we would like to hold the sessions on the same days and times and touching base via email. We will work ...
  • Call for Submissions: 2020 PR Xchange Awards Competition 04/01/2020
    ****Please excuse the cross-posts**** ***deadline extended to April 20,2020*** Call for Submissions: 2020 PR Xchange Awards Competition ​sponsored by the Marketing and Communications Community of Practice, Library Leadership and Management Association (LLAMA), a division of the American Library Association (ALA) Due to the cancellation of ALA Annual, we are only accepting electronic submissions. All previously submitted submissions (in print) ...
  • ACRL/NY Shut Up and Write Spring Sessions 02/26/2020
    ACRL/NY members, the Research & Writing Support Group will be meeting for Shut Up and Write sessions on these Thursdays this spring. The focus always is to write in a structured, focused environment. Each evening has three writing sessions of twenty minutes each, followed by a five minute interlude in between. Bring your best ideas and prepare to ...
  • Registration now open for St. John’s University Libraries’ Town Hall Event on April 23, 2020 featuring guest speaker Steven Bell 02/24/2020
    (Posted on behalf of the St. John’s University Libraries & METRO. Please pardon cross-postings.) Registration is now open for the  annual St. John’s University Libraries’ Town Hall Event on April 23, 2020 featuring guest speaker Steven Bell. This event is co-sponsored by the Metropolitan New York Library Council (METRO). Topic: “Let’s Work Together for Change: Using Design Thinking for Better Libraries” Description: Why do library ...
  • LACUNY Institute 2020 – Call for Proposals – Ending the Library Stereotype: Non-Traditional Practices for the 21st-century 02/20/2020
    LACUNY Institute 2020 Friday., May 8, 2020, Bronx Community College, City University of New York (CUNY) Call for Proposals Ending the Library Stereotype: Non-Traditional Practices for the 21st-century  (deadline: February 25, 2020)  *****Submit your proposal now ***** Librarianship and libraries, through the eyes of the public, have consistently been viewed as a house of books and documents where librarians help their patrons with readers’ ...
  • ACRL/NY Discussion: Open Pedagogy and Academic Libraries (February 21) 02/03/2020
    ** Please excuse the cross-posting** Please join your ACRLNY OPEN-DG colleagues for a discussion of Open Pedagogy and Academic Libraries at our meeting on Friday February 21, 3-4pm, at the Manhattan Campus of Mercy College. We welcome Jean Amaral, Associate Professor and Open Knowledge Librarian at BMCC, who will kick-off our gathering, and offers the following discussion ...
  • Call for Submissions: 2020 PR Xchange Awards Competition 01/29/2020
    sponsored by the Marketing and Communications Community of Practice, Library Leadership and Management Association (LLAMA), a division of the American Library Association (ALA) ​We’re thrilled to announce the call for the 2020 PR Xchange Awards Competition!!! Libraries everywhere are creating exciting promotional materials: newsletters, program announcements, annual reports, advocacy materials, fundraising messages, reading celebrations, and much ...
  • Original Cataloger – University of Florida – Gainesville, FL 01/29/2020
    The University of Florida’s, George A. Smathers Libraries seek an Original Cataloger whose primary role and responsibilities of this position are original and shared cataloging of library materials according to accepted national standards. This includes describing the content of items and conducting subject analysis as well as assigning appropriate access points and classification numbers. ...
  • Scholarship Opportunity for the Rare Books and Manuscript Conference 2020 12/14/2019
    Power, Resistance, and Leadership RBMS 2020 June 23-26, 2020 Indiana University, Bloomington, IN The Rare Books and Manuscripts Section (RBMS) of the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) offers scholarships to subsidize conference attendance by professional librarians, paraprofessionals, and students.  RBMS is currently accepting scholarship applications for RBMS 2020: Power, Resistance, and Leadership to be held at Indiana ...
  • Call for Proposals – LACUNY Institute 2020: “Ending the Library Stereotype” 11/20/2019
    Librarianship and libraries, through the eyes of the public, have consistently been viewed as a house of books and documents where librarians help their patrons with readers’ advisory and directions. Though these elements of being a librarian exist, the stereotype of this is far from accurate. Today in 2020, Librarians perform a myriad of tasks ...
  • Research Data Management Symposium, NYC – December 5, 2019 11/13/2019
    You are cordially invited to attend a Research Data Management Symposium in NYC to be held on December 5, 2019. This symposium will highlight practical solutions to data management challenges from the perspectives of physician scientists and a NYC based CTSA, as well as two approaches to data catalogs by two NYC libraries who participate ...
  • RSVP- Fall 2019 meeting – ACRL Library Marketing & Outreach Interest Group- Nov 21, Berkely College, Manhattan Campus 11/04/2019
    ACRL National | Library Marketing & Outreach (LMOIG) Interest Group | Greater NYC Fall 2019 meeting: Promoting Libraries to Non-Traditional Students RSVP Now! https://tinyurl.com/acrl-lmoig-nyc-F2019 Thurs. Nov. 21, 2019 – 2:30pm-4:00pm Berkeley College, Manhattan Campus 3 East 43rd street,  room 305 2:30pm-4:00pm Light refreshments will be served! Lightning Round Presenters – (15-20 mins) 1.       Reaching out to tired, busy, adult students: Rigorous Roundtables and Personal Librarians Kate Adler, ...
  • Remaining Shut Up and Write sessions for calendar year 2019 10/30/2019
    ACRL/NY members, the Research & Writing Support Group will be meeting for these Shut Up and Write sessions one Wednesday per month over the Fall 2019 semester. The focus always is for attendees to write in a structured, focused environment. Each evening has three writing sessions of twenty minutes each, followed by a five minute ...
  • Call for Lightning Round Talks- deadline: Fri Nov 1, 2019- Fall 2019 ACRL LMOIG Meeting (NYC meetup)- Promoting Libraries to Non-Traditional Students 10/29/2019
    Call for Lightning Round Talks:  Promoting Libraries to Non-Traditional students. ACRL (National) Library Marketing & Outreach Interest Group (LMOIG) Greater NYC Meetup *deadline: Fri Nov 1, 2019* How do you promote your library to non-traditional students?  How do you engage and target students who may not fit the profile of a typical undergraduate student?   How do you promote libraries ...
  • Save the Date – St. John’s University Libraries & METRO Present a Town Hall Event with Steven Bell on 4/23/2020 10/29/2019
    Please save the date for the annual St. John’s University Libraries’ Town Hall Event on April 23, 2020 featuring guest speaker Steven Bell. This event is co-sponsored by the Metropolitan New York Library Council (METRO). Topic: “Let’s Work Together for Change: Using Design Thinking for Better Libraries” Description: Why do library workers engage in a change process? ...
  • What’s Your Story? Using Narrative for Self-Promotion (October 29) 10/22/2019
    Perhaps the most important story you need to develop and tell is your own story—something that both defines you and helps others understand you. This means not only your professional biography—who you are and how you “came to be,” in a professional sense—but also stories about how you work and the ways you handle responsibilities ...
  • Copyright and Course Reserves: A Two-Part Webcast Series (November 6 & 13, 2019) 10/15/2019
    ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee Presents ACRL Webcasts on Copyright and Course Reserves: A Two-Part Webcast Series When: Thursday, 11/6/2019 from 2:00 PM-3:00 PM (EST) Where: ACRL National and ACRL/NY members can register for free at St. John’s University, Queens Campus QUEENS viewing Host:  Kathryn Shaughnessy, Phone: 718-990-1454 LOCATION: St John’s University Libraries, 8000 Utopia Parkway, St. Augustine Hall, Room ...
  • Call for Lightning Round Talks: Promoting Libraries to Non-Traditional students – ACRL (National) Library Marketing & Outreach Interest Group (LMOIG) Greater NYC Meetup 10/15/2019
    How do you promote your library to non-traditional students? How do you engage and target students who may not fit the profile of a typical undergraduate student? How do you promote libraries to students who may be parents or grandparents, who take courses 100% online, and who may work full time while studying ? We ...
  • Innovative Library Instruction and Outreach Practices (October 25, 2019) 10/10/2019
    WHEN: Friday, October 25, 2019, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM WHERE: Mercy College- Manhattan Campus, 66 West 35th Street, New York, NY 10016 Room -403B. To enter building, show your college and /or State Id at the entrance. PROGRAM MODERATOR: Dr. Kanu A. Nagra, Borough of Manhattan Community College Please RSVP by Oct 23 on the following link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfgjBhBczJmW84cwaIZZ-FSklNvkoFdEcnwsUB1AjQXNYag4A/viewform?usp=sf_link Teaching ...
  • Maintenance Needed: Tools and Strategies for Ongoing E-resource Management (November 5, 2019) 10/08/2019
    METRO and the ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee present a workshop on caring for your e-resources Maintenance Needed: Tools and Strategies for Ongoing E-resource Management By Angela Sidman, Director of E-Resources & Serials Management at Yale University Library Event Moderators:  Dr. Kanu A. Nagra and Davis Erin Anderson When: Tuesday, November 5, 2019 from 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM EST Where: ...
  • Making the Best of the One-Shot Instruction Session (Friday, November 1) 10/04/2019
    The Association of College & Research Libraries New York Chapter Presents: Making the Best of the One-Shot Instruction Session Come and join ACRL/NY members for an engaging and informative session about library instruction. We’re asking that attendees come prepared to share their strategies for implementing impactful one-shot instruction sessions. The discussion will be guided around the following ...
  • Register Now! ACRL/NY 2019 Annual Symposium, Fri Dec 6, 2019, Vertical Campus, Baruch College, CUNY 10/02/2019
    Register Now! ACRL/NY 2019 Annual Symposium Outside the Box: Redefining Ethical Innovation in the Academic Library Friday Dec 6, 2019, Vertical Campus, Baruch College, CUNY Registration for this year’s Symposium is now open: https://acrlny2019symposium.wordpress.com/registration/ As academic libraries evolve in the 21st century, ACRL/NY continues to be dedicated to discovering new approaches that enhance and foster our scholarly community. In ...
  • Call for applicants: Three Scholarship Opportunities to Attend the 2019 ACRL/NY Annual Symposium 10/02/2019
    Outside the Box: Redefining Ethical Innovation in the Academic Library In what ways can libraries redefine instruction, services, and collection development in a manner that is thought-provoking, ethical, and innovative? This ongoing shift calls for change agents to curate, acquire, and build upon competencies, while establishing fresh and transparent benchmarks. Produced annually by the Greater New York Metropolitan ...
  • ACRL/NY “Shut Up and Write” Fall 2019 sessions 10/02/2019
    ACRL/NY members, the Research & Writing Support Group will be meeting for these Shut Up and Write sessions one Wednesday per month over the Fall 2019 semester. The focus always is for attendees to write in a structured, focused environment. Each evening has three writing sessions of twenty minutes each, followed by a five minute ...
  • ACRL/NY Symposium 2019 09/26/2019
    In what ways can libraries redefine instruction, services, and collection development in a manner that is thought-provoking, ethical, and innovative? This ongoing shift calls for change agents to curate, acquire, and build upon competencies, while establishing fresh and transparent benchmarks. Produced annually by the Greater New York Metropolitan Chapter of the Association of College and Research ...
  • Call for Proposals: Rare Books and Manuscripts 2020: Power, Resistance, and Leadership 09/26/2019
    June 23 – 26, 2020 Indiana University Bloomington Bloomington, Indiana The call for proposals is now live on the RBMS 2020 Conference website (http://conference.rbms.info/2020)! Proposals for workshops, seminars, papers, and participant-driven sessions are due Sunday, November 3rd. There will be an additional call put out for Posters and “People’s Choice” sessions in January 2020. New for the RBMS 2020 conference, sessions ...
  • ACRL/NY 2019 Symposium Scholarships for Students & Librarians 09/23/2019
    Outside the Box: Redefining Ethical Innovation in the Academic Library In what ways can libraries redefine instruction, services, and collection development in a manner that is thought-provoking, ethical, and innovative? This ongoing shift calls for change agents to curate, acquire, and build upon competencies, while establishing fresh and transparent benchmarks. Produced annually by the Greater New York ...
  • ACRL/NY PDC invites you to an event on Work-life Balance and Mindfulness 09/18/2019
    ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee invites you to Fall 2019 program Get- It- Done and Accomplish Goals: Work-Life Balance and Mindfulness WHEN: Friday, October 18, 2019, 2:30 PM to 5:00 PM WHERE: Mercy College- Manhattan Campus, 66 West 35th  Street, New York, NY 10016 Room -403B. To enter building, show your college and /or State Id at the ...
  • ACRL/NY Fall 2019 “Shut Up and Write” sessions 09/16/2019
    ACRL/NY members, the Research & Writing Support Group will be meeting for these Shut Up and Write sessions one Wednesday per month over the Fall 2019 semester. The focus always is for attendees to write in a structured, focused environment. Each evening has three writing sessions of twenty minutes each, followed by a five minute ...
  • FULL-TIME LIBRARIAN/ARCHIVIST – East Hampton Library – East Hampton, NY 08/30/2019
    FULL-TIME LIBRARIAN/ARCHIVIST The East Hampton Library is seeking a full-time Librarian/Archivist or trainee to work in the Long Island Collection, a special collection and archive dedicated to the history and people of Long Island. The Long Island Collection is committed to digitizing our large manuscript collections and providing exceptional reference service to our patrons. RESPONSIBILITIES Primary responsibilities are ...
  • 2019 Library Marketing and Communications Conference–St. Louis, Missouri 08/29/2019
    ***Please excuse the cross-postings*** Registration for the 2019 Library Marketing and Communications Conference is still open, but not for long! And if you aren’t sure whether to attend, we know the schedule we have lined up will convince you 😊. This year’s schedule includes great presentations and posters on community and user engagement, internal ...
  • Call for Poster Submissions: ACRL/NY 2019 Annual Symposium 08/07/2019
    Call for Poster Submissions: ACRL/NY 2019 Annual Symposium Outside of the Box: Redefining Ethical Innovation in the Academic Library December 6, 2019 Baruch College, City University of New York (CUNY) (Baruch Vertical Campus) For this year’s ACRL/NY Symposium, we are seeking posters about new and ethically informed practices in the academic library. Proposals from persons of diverse identities and professional backgrounds ...
  • Last call! Registration for Thursday, June 27 for ACRL/NY’s Shut Up and Write Session 06/26/2019
    Last call! Registration is happening now through noon on Thursday, June 27 for ACRL/NY Shut Up and Write Session. ACRL members come and interact with other writers on the journey, start a new project or add to what you have started. When, and where: Thursday, June 27, 2019, 6:00 to 7:30pm Mercy College, Manhattan campus, Room 725 66 ...
  • ACRL/NY “Shut Up and Write” session, Thursday 27 June, 6:00-7:30 pm 06/13/2019
    ACRL/NY members, please join the Research & Writing Support Group for a Shut Up and Write session on the evening of Thursday June 27. We will be meeting from 6:00-7:15 in an organized but casual environment to discuss the challenges of the creative and writing processes. Most importantly we intend to have three writing session ...
  • Professional Insights from Bullet Journaling 05/20/2019
    As librarians, we are often working on several committees and projects, and being asked to do “more with less,” and in many cases, our work ties us to a computer. This session will focus on using some of the analog techniques found in “bullet journaling” to keep organized, to prioritize, and to reflect on how ...
  • 2018 Dr. Barbara Bonous-Smit Experienced Librarian Awardee – Laurel Scheinfeld 05/14/2019
    By Laurel Scheinfeld I thoroughly enjoyed my experience at the symposium and I am grateful for the scholarship I was awarded.  I was so impressed with the program that I joined ACRL/NY as soon as I got back to my desk on Monday.  I was blown away by Rachelle Monteau, Layla Ralekhetho and Khadij Tanja ...
  • 2018 Early Career Librarian Awardee – Samuel Simas 05/14/2019
    By Samuel Simas Two weeks have passed since I was afforded the opportunity to attend the ACRL/NY 2018 Symposium: Libraries in Direct Action, and I am still energized by the work of our tenacious colleagues—particularly by the work of Nancy Godoy and Lorrie McAllister from Arizona State University, whose archival project models a sophisticated integration ...
  • 2018 Symposium Student Scholarship Winner – Michelle Nitto 05/14/2019
    By Michelle Nitto The ACRL/NY 2018 Symposium was my first time attending an ACRL affiliated event and I found the connections I formed with fellow library workers through conversation and many wonderful presentations to be immensely meaningful. I am very grateful to have learned from library workers from a variety of institutions around the country ...
  • 2018 Symposium Student Scholarship Winner – Sarah Nguyen 05/14/2019
    By Sarah Nguyen I attended my first ACRL/NY 2018 Symposium: Libraries in Direct Action for a day-long gathering of academic librarians in the greater New York Metropolitan area. The hike through midtown Manhattan’s hustle-bustle and into Baruch College’s conference space left me with validating practices, visionary tools, and an empathic network. The highlight reel:       Presentations offered ...
  • 2018 Symposium Student Scholarship Winner – Miranda Montez 05/14/2019
    By Miranda Montez Attending the 2018 ACRL/NY Symposium held a special significance for me as an online student. I valued the opportunity to meet many professionals in my field in person, connecting and discussing with them during the break times. The energy in the room was palpable and contagious as panelist discussed topics related to Libraries ...
  • 2018 Symposium Student Scholarship Winner – Alvina Lai 05/14/2019
    By Alvina Lai It is my pleasure to say that my first symposium was such a positive experience. From the topics discussed to the people I met, I was time and time again impressed and inspired by the knowledge and motivation in the room. The day, organized clearly by theme, was broad in topic and ...
  • Eastern New York Chapter of ACRL’s Spring Conference & ACRL Roadshow 04/23/2019
    Here are some updates in regards to the Eastern New York chapter of ACRL’s Spring Conference & ACRL Roadshow, which will be held on May 22 and 23 at Mount Saint Mary College in Newburgh, NY. The schedule for the ENY/ACRL Spring Conference has been updated with an excellent list of presenters and topics. Be sure ...
  • Taking Your OER Program to the Next Level 04/23/2019
    ACRL/NY members, please join the Open Access Discussion Group for an event on OERs May 17, 2019 from 3 to 4 pm at Mercy Manhattan. Five years ago City Tech Library launched our OER initiative to provide faculty with the opportunity to replace traditional textbooks with curated cost-free / OER course materials publicly accessible via ...
  • ACRL/NY FIRST YEAR EXPERIENCE DISCUSSION GROUP MEETING “Utilizing the Credo First Year Experience Guide” Friday, May 17, 2019 04/15/2019
    Utilizing the Credo First Year Experience Guide ACRL/NY’s First Year Experience Discussion Group co-chairs Carl Andrews (Bronx Community College) and Derek Stadler (LaGuardia Community College), invite members to attend our Spring 2019 discussion. Come join us for what will be an engaging and informative session where attendees will share ideas on how they envision using the Credo ...
  • Research & Writing Support Group for a Shut Up and Write–Thursday 16 May 2019–New York, NY 04/10/2019
    *** Please excuse any cross-postings *** ACRL/NY members, please join the Research & Writing Support Group for a Shut Up and Write program on the evening of May 16. We will be meeting from 6:00-7:15 in an organized but casual environment to discuss the challenges of the creative and writing processes. Specifically we intend to have ...
  • Encouraging Experimentation and Creativity through Professional Development: Transforming our Failures into Best Practices (March 22, 2018) 03/01/2019
    The Professional Development Committee of ACRL/NY is pleased to present: Encouraging Experimentation and Creativity through Professional Development: Transforming our Failures into Best Practices Presenters: Jessica Kiebler, jessica-kiebler@berkeleycollege.edu, Bonnie Lafazan, Berkeley College, bla@berkeleycollege.edu, Amanda Piekart, Berkeley College, adp@berkeleycollege.edu Description: In order to thrive in the profession, 21st Century librarians must keep up with trends, try new things and improve their job performance. ...
  • Statement of Support & Concern from ACRL/NY 01/31/2019
    The Greater Metropolitan New York City Chapter of ACRL/NY  voices our serious concern about the reported verbal abuse of one of our chapter members, at the Council Forum at ALA midwinter. ACRL/NY reasserts our commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion at all meetings and events.  We have a zero-tolerance policy towards harassment or intimidating and aggressive ...
  • 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 ...
  • Electronic Resources Metadata Management Librarian – Yale University – New Haven, CT 01/11/2019
    Yale University offers exciting opportunities for achievement and growth in New Haven, Connecticut. Conveniently located between Boston and New York, New Haven is the creative capital of Connecticut with cultural resources that include three major museums, a critically-acclaimed repertory theater, state-of-the-art concert hall, and world-renowned schools of Architecture, Art, Drama, and Music. General Purpose Yale University seeks ...
  • ACRL/NY 2018 Election Results 11/27/2018
    The Executive Board of the Greater Metropolitan New York Area Chapter of ACRL is very pleased to announce the results of our 2018 election, which ran from October 15th to November 5th. The Chapter membership has elected Joan Jocson-Singh as Vice-President/President-Elect of the Chapter, and Angela Washington as Treasurer-Elect. We would like to congratulate Joan and Angela ...
  • Electronic Records Analyst – University of Florida – Gainesville, FL 11/19/2018
    The Electronic Records Analyst works with the University Records Manager to establish and maintain a digital information environment which supports the University’s regulatory and compliance obligations for records and information management and long-term preservation of digital assets. Provides expertise and leadership on the management of the digital information of the University to ensure compliance with ...
  • 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 ...
  • Program Slides and Photos from the Program “Emerging Roles & Positions in the Libraries and Cultivating Career Relationships for Success”, October 26, 2018 11/07/2018
    Please see the program slides and photos below from the recent ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee program: Emerging Roles & Positions in the Libraries and Cultivating Career Relationships for Success WHEN: Friday, October 26, 2018, 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM WHERE: Mercy College, Manhattan Campus 66 W 35th St, New York, NY 10016. Room# 723 (7th Floor). Full Program Details Program ...
  • 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 ...
  • Digital Scholarship Librarian – University of Delaware Library, Museums and Press, Delaware 10/26/2018
    Digital Scholarship Librarian (Search #105967) Deadline: November 15, 2018 Pay Grade: 29E – 30E PDF of job description: https://library.udel.edu/about/wp-content/uploads/sites/31/2018/06/105967DigitalScholarshipLibrarian2018.pdf The University of Delaware Library, Museums and Press seeks two motivated, creative, and service-oriented professionals to be a part of a new Digital Scholarship and Research Services unit, which will be led by a Digital Publishing and Copyright Librarian that ...
  • Digital Publishing and Copyright Librarian – University of Delaware Library, Museums and Press, Delaware 10/26/2018
    Digital Publishing and Copyright Librarian (Search #105969) Deadline: November 15, 2018 Pay Grade: 30E – 31E The University of Delaware Library seeks a motivated, creative, and service-oriented professional to lead a new unit, Digital Scholarship and Research Services, which includes two vacant Digital Scholarship Librarian positions that are also being recruited at this time. The new unit will ...
  • Program Slides and Photos from the Program “Examining Misconceptions about Library Instruction and Developing Library Courses”, October 19, 2018 10/25/2018
    Please see the program slides and photos below from the recent ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee program: Examining Misconceptions about Library Instruction and Developing Library Courses WHEN: Thursday, 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). Full Program Details Program Slides Program Content Program Pictures
  • Gordon and Marjorie Osborne Textile Industry Curator – Cornell University Library, Ithaca, NY 10/25/2018
    ACADEMIC POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT: Cornell University Library’s Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation & Archives seeks qualified candidates for the position of Gordon and Marjorie Osborne Textile Industry Curator. The successful candidate will provide collection arrangement and description, instruction and outreach, and reference for collections documenting the textile industry in the United States. With the closing of the ...
  • Subject Librarian for Emergency Preparedness, Homeland Security, Cybersecurity, and Criminal Justice – University at Albany (SUNY), Albany, NY 10/25/2018
    https://albany.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=103863 Job Description: The University at Albany Libraries seek an enthusiastic, knowledgeable, creative librarian to serve as the Subject Librarian for Emergency Preparedness, Homeland Security, Cybersecurity, and Criminal Justice. This position supports several programs within the School of Criminal Justice and the new College of Emergency Preparedness, Homeland Security, and Cybersecurity. Other subject responsibilities may be assigned ...
  • 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 ...
  • E-Resources and User Access Librarian 08/09/2018
    E-Resources and User Access Librarian Website http://rider.peopleadmin.com/postings/5176 Rider University’s Franklin F. Moore Library is seeking an innovative and visionary E-Resources and User Access Librarian to lead us in providing and improving access to print and electronic resources within a team-oriented, teaching library environment. This full time, tenure-track position, to start in the Fall 2018 Semester, requires an ALA-accredited ...
  • ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee Call for Sessions – Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 07/31/2018
    ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee is currently seeking 25/45-minutes session and 60/90 –minutes workshop proposals for Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 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 Media platforms and intensifying cost business models—challenges ...
  • Photos from “A Tour of the Dag Hammarskjold Library at the United Nations” 07/23/2018
    Check out the photos below from the recent ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee trip: A Tour of the Dag Hammarskjold Library at the United Nations on Thursday, July 19, 2018, 1:30 PM to 4:00 PM
  • 2017 Symposium Student Scholarship Winner – Tera Renae Kent 07/18/2018
    By Tera Kent On December 1st, I had the pleasure of attending the 2017 ACRL/NY Symposium as a student scholarship recipient. As a current MLIS student, preparing for a career as an academic librarian, I was excited to attend my first professional conference. Attending this symposium gave me the opportunity to hear the different perspectives of current ...
  • Developing a Vision & Cultivating a Career Path – May 3, 2018 07/18/2018
    Developing a Vision & Cultivating a Career Path: An Event Co-Sponsored by the ACRL/NY New Librarians Discussion Group and the Mentoring Program By Eliana Fenyes As a young professional, I often think about my career. Am I on the right path? How do I get where I want to go? When I arrived at the event “Developing ...
  • 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 2018 Recasting the Narrative–April 10-13, 2019– Cleveland, OH 04/13/2018
  • 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 ...
  • LLAMA Journal Seeks Associate Editor 04/05/2018
    LLAMA Newsletter LLAMA is encouraging applications for Associate Editor of the division journal LL&M (Library Leadership & Management). The position requires a four-year commitment: two years as Associate Editor (2018-20) and two as Editor (2020-22). The term will begin this fall with Volume 32, no. 4. Position Description: The role of the Associate Editor has varied some ...
  • 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 ...
  • ACRL/NY Symposium 2018 03/26/2018
    ACRL/NY 2018 Symposium December 7, 2018 Baruch Vertical Campus, Baruch College, CUNY 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. How have academic and research libraries taken action to confront these challenges? What are we doing to uphold ...
  • 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, ...
  • First Year Experience Discussion Group: New Student Orientation – March 17, 2017 03/02/2018
    Carl Andrews (Bronx Community College, CUNY) and Mark Aaron Polger (College of Staten Island, CUNY) hosted the ACRL/NY First Year Experience Discussion Group Meeting on Friday March 17th at Mercy College’s Manhattan Campus. Attendees engaged in an enlightening discussion that touched on a variety of topics related to new student orientation.  Student centered teaching, embedded librarianship, ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • ACRL/NY Symposium 2017 01/23/2018
    The 2017 ACRL/NY Symposium, “The Mission,” took place at Baruch College on December 1, 2017. The description read: 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 ...
  • ACRL/NY Symposium Committee at ACRL/NY Symposium 2017 – “The Mission” 01/23/2018
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  • Get involved with the 2018 Symposium! 01/19/2018
      By Maria Schlanger I have been a member of the symposium planning committee for the last two symposia. I learned as much during the meetings as I did at the events. The discussions were lively. We had our first meeting today (1/19) and Gina Levitan, our chair, posed some prospective themes and they are fascinating. I won’t ...
  • 2017 Symposium Recap 01/19/2018
    From Connections Editor: I have done a disservice to Miranda McDermott because I described her excellent blog as a “recap” but I couldn’t think of a better title. Ms. McDermott’s blog for NYPL both described what went on during the 2017 symposium and distilled the information in an interesting, cohesive manner. Here is a link to to her blog: https://www.nypl.org/blog/2017/12/18/acrlny-annual-symposium    
  • 2017 Symposium Student Scholarship Winner – Maria Shellman 01/19/2018
    By Maria Shellman In December, I was given the opportunity to attend the ACRL/NY Symposium as a student scholarship recipient. The Symposium was my first professional development event since starting my M.S. in Library and Information Science program in August, and I was pleasantly surprised how well the Symposium aligned with the lectures, discussions, and assignments in ...
  • 2017 Early Career Librarian Awardee – Leah Airt-Atkinson 01/19/2018
    By Leah Airt-Atkinson I began my career as a librarian in October of 2014 following an 8-year adventure in the United States Army. I have often felt paralyzing insecurity of being a new librarian as I negotiate spaces paved by the librarians who came before me and move into uncharted territory in a new career. My ...
  • 2017 Symposium Student Scholarship Winner – Dan Delmonaco 01/19/2018
      By Dan Delmonaco All of the panels, speakers, and attendees at the 2017 ACRL/NY Symposium affirmed my choice to pursue academic librarianship and receive my graduate degree in library science. I think I was most inspired by the engagement of every single person in attendance. From the questions asked, the discussions during the breakout sessions, and the ...
  • 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: ...
  • The LIS Scholarship Archive is open for submissions! 10/24/2017
          We are thrilled to announce that the Library and Information Science A�Scholarship Archive (LISSA) is open for submissions. The LIS Scholarship Archive, in partnership with the Center for Open Science, is a free, open, and community-led archive for scholarship in library and information science and allied fields. LISSA is a repository where anyone can have ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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. ...
  • ACRL Mentoring Program Call 08/23/2017
    Do you want to share your professional library instruction experience? Lead and build a relationship with a new colleague? Did you answer a yes to one or both of these questions? If so, then please consider becoming a mentor for the ACRL Instruction Section Mentoring Program! The purpose of the ACRL IS Mentoring Program is to ...
  • 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 ...
  • Publishing Opportunity: Call for Submissions: Marketing Libraries Journal 05/17/2017
    Marketing Libraries Journal (MLJ) is a new peer-reviewed, independently published, open access journal that focuses on innovative marketing activities that libraries are engaged in. Our aim is to publish research and practical examples of library marketing campaigns, library marketing research, public relations campaigns, SWOT analysis, segmentation research, assessment of marketing activities, and tools used ...
  • ACRL/NY and LACUNY sponsored event The LIU Libraries Ethnographic Study 04/28/2017
    ACRL/NY and LACUNY sponsored event: The LIU Libraries Ethnographic Study: Librarians-turned-Ethnographers Share their Experiences The event slides are available here: LACUNY & ACRL-NY presentation (slides in PDF format) Here are some photos from the event:
  • Call for Chapter Proposals – Social Media: An Academic Library Perspective (working title) – deadline: June 1, 2017 04/25/2017
    Editor a�� Nina Verishagen; Publisher – Elsevier Please submit proposals by filling out this form: https://goo.gl/forms/k7y1TqEz94uZHDji2 Are you a library professional immersed in social media management? Have you experienced great successes and/or failures with a social media campaign? If you have, please consider submitting a chapter proposal! Social Media: An Academic Library Perspective will be a practical, concise ...
  • Call for Papers: MARKETING LIBRARIES JOURNAL – Deadline for Submissions: June 1, 2017 04/14/2017
    Aim and Scope Marketing Libraries Journal (MLJ) is a new peer-reviewed, independently published, open access journal that focuses on innovative marketing activities that libraries engage in. Our aim is to publish research and practical examples of library marketing campaigns, library marketing research, public relations campaigns, SWOT analysis, segmentation research, assessment of marketing activities, and tools used ...
  • 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 ...
  • 2016 Power, Standards, and Library Instruction: Panel Discussion with Jill Conte, Andrew Battista, Shannon Simpson, and Emily Drabinski (Moderated by Gina Levitan) 04/07/2017
    By Winifred King The first panel discussion at the ACRL/NY 2016 Symposium was entitled “Power, Standards, and Library Instruction”  and was moderated by Gina Levitan. In their presentation, “Teaching with Data: Visualization and Information as a Critical Process”, Jill Conte and Andrew Battista (New York University) addressed data literacy.  Their LibGuide lesson created for first year undergrads, ...
  • 2016 Dr. Barbara Bonous-Smit Scholarship Winner – Elizabeth Jardine 04/07/2017
    By Elizabeth Jardine I thank ACRL/NY for the privilege of attending its Annual Symposium,  Money & Power,  as a recipient of the Barbara Bonous-Smit Scholarship. This was my first ACRL/NY Symposium, and I hope to attend many more. There I saw librarians I only knew from social media. I listened to the engaging roster of speakers who ...
  • 2016 Early Career Librarian Scholarship Winner – Mandy Babirad 04/07/2017
    By Mandy Babirad I attended the ACRL/NY Symposium in 2015 when I was visiting faculty.  Since then, I took a new tenure track position at an agricultural/tech institution. I was so ready to talk about money and power.  Some highlights for me were Gr Keer and Lana Mariko Wood’s presentation on peer review and its myriad ...
  • 2016 Peer Review: Problems of Power – Gr Keer and Lana Mariko Wood (California State University – East Bay) 04/07/2017
    By Elaine Provenzano Online Learning and Outreach Librarian Gr Keer and Health Sciences and Scholarly Communication Librarian, Lana Mariko Wood, (California State University, East Bay) kicked off their symposium presentation with a nod to the 2016 theme, Money and Power, saying it directly inspired their research topic, Peer Review:  Problems of Power.   The tenure track colleagues, ...
  • 2016 Money, Power, and Vendor-Library Relationships: Panel Discussion with Angela Galvan, Eileen Clancy, and Nat Gustafson Sundell (Moderated by Joan Jocson-Singh) 04/07/2017
    By Patricia Keogh The panel contained three speakers: Angela Galvan, Digital Resources and Systems Librarian at SUNY Geneseo; Eileen Clancy, Beyond Citation; and, Nat Gustafson-Sundell, Collections Librarian at Minnesota State University, Mankato.  Each speaker took a different tack on how relations with vendors impact or influence academic libraries’ practices, holdings, and acquisition decisions. Angela Galvin:   “The ...
  • Greetings from the 2017 President! 04/07/2017
    Greetings from ACRL/NY! In December, we held our annual symposium, this year on the theme of “Money and Power”. Our speakers addressed a broad spectrum of issues from archival labor to professional standards , inclusive instruction , vendor-library relationships , and more. Please see the related reports and essays from our scholarship winners for more perspectives on the day. As chair ...
  • 2016 Power, Labor, and Archives: Panel Discussion with Stacie Williams, Aliqae Geraci, and Jim DelRosso (Moderated by Miranda McDermott) 04/07/2017
    By Tamara Townsend The panel discussion “Power, Labor, and Archives,” featured Stacie Williams (Case Western Reserve University), Aliqae Geraci (Cornell) and Jim DelRosso (Cornell). The presenters each discussed the challenges of collection development when powers outside the archive are in control. Williams’ presentation, “Money, Power, Respect: Archival Labor as a Reflection of Neoliberal Values,” was uniquely framed ...
  • 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 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 Symposium 2016 03/07/2017
    2016 ACRL/NY Symposium – Panel Discussion with Gina Levitan (moderator), Shannon Simpson, Emily Drabinski, Andrew Battista, and Jill Conte The 2016 ACRL/NY Symposium, “Money and Power,” took place at Baruch College on December 2nd, 2016. The description read: Economic, social, and politicalA�powerA�affect the choices we all make as individuals and as institutions, and academic libraries and archives are ...
  • 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/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 — 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 ...
  • 2016 Student Scholarship Winner – Renee Walsh 02/08/2017
    By Renee Walsh In early December I attended the ACRL/NY Symposium as a student scholarship recipient.  I graduated from Simmons College in Boston in December 2016 with my M.S. in Library and Information Science and am interested in working as an academic librarian.  Attending this event allowed me to better understand the discussions and issues of ...
  • Call for presentations – IOLUG Spring 2017 Conference – May 19, 2017 01/30/2017
    Cloudy with a Chance of Technology The forecast for the future of libraries is constantly changing, just as it does in our day-to-day work. The IOLUG Program Committee is sending out this call for proposals to hear about your technology projects. We know that not every project ends up being a sunny day and here is ...
  • Call for Proposals – 2017 LACUNY Institute – Submission Deadline is February 1, 2017 01/27/2017
    The Future of Librarianship: Exploring whata��s next for the Academic Librarian Date:A�May 19, 2017 Location: LaGuardia Community College, City University of New York Keynote Speaker:A�Barbara Rockenbach, Associate University Librarian for Collections and Services (interim), at Columbia University Libraries Submission Deadline:A�February 1, 2017 Submission Form :A�http://tinyurl.com/LACUNY-2017-CFP Librarians cannot predict the future but they can speculate about it. . . The 2017 LACUNY Institute ...
  • Call for Peer Reviewers and Columnists – Marketing Libraries Journal 01/24/2017
    Marketing LibrariesA�JournalA�(MLJ) is a new, online, peer reviewed journal that is international in scope and devoted to advancing research in library marketing and its components (public relations, publicity, outreach, advocacy, and marketing communications). A�A�TheA�JournalA�is open to all libraries; public, academic, and special. A� Marketing Libraries Journal (MLJ)A�is independently published, open access (gold & green), ...
  • Call for Proposals: Beta Phi Mu/LRRT Research Paper Award for 2017 01/18/2017
    This award is being jointly presented by the Beta Phi Mu International Honor Society (http://beta-phi-mu.org/) and the American Library Associationa’s Library Research Round Table (http://www.ala.org/lrrt/) to recognize excellent research in progress into problems related to the profession of librarianship. Any ALA member is eligible for this $500 award, and all methodologies and research topics/questions are ...
  • Get- It- Done and Accomplish Goals: Work-Life Balance and Effective Time Management – Nov. 18, 2016 01/12/2017
              Organized by Professional Development Committee of ACRL/NY and LACUNY Notes from the event, by Susanne Markgren  Dr. Roberta Brody, Professor GSLIS, Queens College, shared advice and tips on strategies and tactics for productivity and becoming “unstuck.” She emphasized the importance of finding a mentor and accountability partner, and carving time out of our schedules in order ...
  • 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
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • Integrating Information Literacy into Assignments – February 20, 2016 04/28/2016
    By Linda Miles Organized by ACRL/NY Instruction/Information Literacy Discussion Group On Friday, February 19, 2016, Dianne Gordon Conyers and Alexandra Rojas from CUNY’s LaGuardia Community College gave a presentation on a grant-funded seminar they facilitated for classroom faculty who wanted to integrate information literacy instruction into a research assignment. The Institute of Museum and Library Services grant was initiated ...
  • 2015 The Radicalism is Coming from Inside the Library: Chris Bourg & Lareese Hall 04/28/2016
    By Albert Tablante The 2015 ACRL/NY symposium began with a progressive talk from Chris Bourg, the Director of MIT Libraries, and Lareese Hall, the Architecture and Art Librarian for the MIT Libraries.  The discourse builds on the premise that radical changes within academic librarianship have developed in recent years.  The presenters acknowledge that this type of activism ...
  • 2015 Diversity as Democracy? Panel Discussion: Shawn Smith, Emily Drabinski, and Jen Hoyer (moderated by Haruko Yamauchi) 04/28/2016
     Miranda McDermott and Paul Sager The panel discussion “Diversity as Democracy?” featured moderator Haruko Yamauchi and participants Jen Hoyer (Interference Archive), Emily Drabinski (Long Island University-Brooklyn), and Shawn(ta) Smith (Graduate Center, CUNY). Yamauchi asked the panelists to define diversity and to include specific examples of what they have done to increase diversity in their organizations. Emily Drabinski, Coordinator of Instruction at LIU-Brooklyn, ...
  • ACRL/NY Research and Writing as a New Librarian – November 20, 2015 04/28/2016
    By Anne Deutsch Fifteen ACRL/NY members from the five boroughs and beyond made their way to New York City College of Technology (CUNY) late in the afternoon on Friday, November 20 to attend an ACRL/NY event to discuss “Research & Writing as a New Librarian.” The event was jointly sponsored by ACRL/NY’s Mentoring Program, and its New Librarians ...
  • 2015 Ione Damasco and Isabel Espinal (Panel Discussion Moderated by Starr Hoffman) 04/28/2016
    By Elaine Provenzano The afternoon of the ACRLNY 2015 Symposium commenced with the shared perspectives of two academic librarians. In her presentation, “The Practice of Core Values: Academic Library Diversity Plans and the ACRL Diversity Standards,” Ione T. Damasco, Cataloger Librarian at the University of Dayton, presented the findings of her research on ACRL diversity standards and ...
  • 2015 Student Scholarship Winner – Paul Sager 04/28/2016
    —By Paul Sager It was an honor to accept a student scholarship to attend the ACRL/NY’s annual symposium, held at Baruch College on December 4, 2015. The symposium’s goal was to examine the ALA’s Core Values in relation to academic librarianship. The organizers chose to highlight the values of social responsibility, democracy, education, and professionalism.  I found this ...
  • 2015 Student Scholarship Winner – Hannah Sistrunk 04/28/2016
    By Hannah Sistrunk I am very grateful to have had the opportunity to attend the ACRL/NY Symposium in 2015. Its engagement with ALA’s core values of social responsibility, democracy, education, and professionalism was invigorating. Throughout the program, participants inspired me to think beyond the hegemonic structures that govern institutions toward radical action through professional practice. A ...
  • 2015 Student Scholarship Winner – Christina Broomfield 04/28/2016
    By Christina Broomfield Attending the 2015 Symposium was a valuable and informative experience — I am confident that I will carry forward what I learned into all of my professional endeavors from this point forward.  The theme of the Symposium, “Social Responsibility, Democracy, Education, and Professionalism,” initially appealed to me because I have not often had ...
  • 2015 “Go, Grow… or Stay? The Imperative of Professional Development” A Talk by Jerilyn Veldof of the University of Minnesota Libraries at ACRL/NY’s 2015 Symposium 04/28/2016
    by Paul Sager Jerilyn Veldof struck a unique profile at the ACRL/NY’s 2015 symposium on ALA core values as the sole speaker to address the values of education and professionalism. A series of earlier panelists had grappled with the question of diversity in academic libraries, so the day changed key dramatically when Veldof took the podium ...
  • 2015 Veteran Librarian Scholarship Winner – Antonia Olivas 04/28/2016
    By Antonia Olivas The presentations and poster sessions at the ACRL/NY’s 2015 Symposium focused on “social responsibility” and what it means for academic librarians to be activists. They looked at how diversity in our libraries affects how democratic we can be (or are not) to our patrons and to each other.  Each session focused on diversity, equity, ...
  • 2015 Early Career Librarian Scholarship Winner – Adam Mizelle 04/28/2016
    By Adam Mizelle I came because of #critlib. Here in the early stages of my reference and instruction career, I am still teaching myself to teach. After graduate school, I joined Twitter, following a long break from social media that began during the Myspace era.  Discovering the #critlib community was like a welcome-back gift. Their social justice emphasis helped ...
  • ACRL/NY User Experience Discussion Group -November 10, 2015 04/28/2016
    By Lily Sacharow A cozy group of college librarians met Tuesday at the CUNY Graduate Center to discuss issues related to “dark patterns” found in academic libraries, both on-site and online. Dark patterns are usually defined as user interfaces purposely designed to mislead. Though our group felt confident that most libraries are not intentionally tricky, we ...
  • Help Us Plan the 2016 Symposium! ACRL/NY Symposium 2016 04/28/2016
    Mark your calendars now for the 2016 ACRL/NY Symposium, which will take place on December 2nd. If you’d like to participate in the planning of the Symposium, you can join the Symposium Planning Committee. The Committee meets once a month, from 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m., in midtown Manhattan. Spring meeting dates are (all Fridays) January 22, February ...
  • 2015 Student Scholarship Winner – Amanda Gantchev 04/28/2016
    By Amanda Gantchev At the ACRL/NY 2015 Symposium I was exposed to mind-opening and lively (to put it lightly) discussion about inclusivity in the library and archive.  From the moment I arrived to the event’s conclusion, I felt an enormous sense of inclusion in a conversation, and support within a profession that, as I write, I have only ...
  • 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
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • ACRL/NY 2015 Symposium 11/20/2015
    Social Responsibility,A�Democracy, Education, andA�Professionalism:A�Supporting Core Values in AcademicA�and Research Librarianship Dec. 4, 2015 This symposium will use four of ALAa��s Core Values of Librarianship as a framework from which to pose questions. What does a�?social responsibilitya�? mean for academic librarians? How diverse are our libraries and archives, and how democratic do we want them to be? How ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • Legislative Update October 2015 10/18/2015
    Against a backdrop of criticism against the Library, James BillingtonA�stepped down from his role as Librarian of Congress after 28 years of service. On October 7th, days after his September 30th departure, the Senate unanimously approved the “Librarian of Congress Succession Modernization Act of 2015”. The act will instate a 10-year limit on the post, ...
  • ACRL’s Member of the Week, Eamon Tewell 09/22/2015
    ACRL/NY Symposium Committee MemberEamon Tewell(Long Island University) is the current ACRL Member of the Week! Read the interview here.
  • Legislative Updates, September 2015 09/17/2015
    from Kelly Johnson, ACRL/NY Legislative Liaison FASTR: Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act of 2015 (If passed FASTR would require federal agencies to develop a policy ensuring products of funded research would be freely available to the public online no later than 12 months after publication) July 29: FASTR approved unanimously by the Senate Committee ...
  • 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” ...
  • 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 ...
  • 2014 Micah Vandegrift: Scholarly Communication is People 06/01/2015
    By Melissa Goertzen, Columbia University Libraries Micah Vandegrift, Scholarly Communication Librarian at Florida State University, delivered a lecture that highlighted the ways libraries can support the Open Access (OA) movement taking place in the academic community. The central thesis was that librarians need to take action and do Open Access instead of simply discussing it. He ...
  • 2014 Scholarship Winner Essay: Freya Yost 06/01/2015
    By Freya Yost, 2014 ACRL-NY Symposium Scholarship Recipient The Open Access Symposium, held at Baruch College on December 5th 2014, was an inspiring forum with open-access enthusiasts from both in and outside the library. The lineup of speakers was particularly well curated, professionally diverse, and the presentations covered themes and challenges of implementing,doing, and teaching open ...
  • 2014 Birds of a Feather Session 06/01/2015
    by Kathryn Shaughnessy, St. John’s University Libraries In keeping with “Open principles” of participation and community-building, this year’s symposium featured a “Birds of a Feather” session. This BOF approach asked symposium participants to suggest discussion topics throughout the day; after the keynote speech and panel presentations, the final topics were voted on, and subsequently topics were ...
  • 2014 Scholarship Winner Essay: Arden Kirkland 06/01/2015
    By Arden Kirkland, 2014 ACRL-NY Symposium Scholarship Recipient The ACRL-NY symposium left me feeling invigorated, part of a warm and welcoming community ready to fight the good fight for open access. I was very pleased that Brett Bobley began our day with projects that share material culture, visual resources, and a range of research data beyond ...
  • Notes from an 2014 Emerging Leader: My Project and Experience 06/01/2015
    by Kai Alexis Smith, MSILS I was a part of the American Library Association’s 2014 Emerging Leaders class. My group worked for six months on a template for the Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS). Our report is a compilation of recommendations for the creation of two types of virtual orientations: A webinar offered twice a ...
  • 2014 Brett Bobley: Some Thoughts on Libraries and the Digital Humanities in an Open Access Context 06/01/2015
    by Albert Tablante, Information Literacy Instructor at ASA Institute of Business & Computer Technology. The first speaker of the day was Brett Bobley, the Chief Information Officer for the National Endowment for the Humanities. The title of the talk was Some Thoughts on Libraries and the Digital Humanities in an Open Access Context. Brett Bobley has ...
  • Greetings from the 2015 President! 06/01/2015
    Welcome to the ACRL/NY community! Last December 5th, librarians from across the region and beyond gathered for the 2014 Annual ACRL/NY Symposium, “The Academic Librarian in the Open Access Future.” In this special edition of the Chapter newsletter, you will find reports on the speakers, poster presentations, and other events of the day.  We are happy ...
  • 2014 Scholarship Winner Essay: Dominique Bortmas 06/01/2015
    By Dominique Bortmas, 2014 ACRL/NY Symposium Scholarship Recipient This past December, I was fortunate enough to receive one of four scholarships for the ACRL/NY Symposium. As a current MLIS student and staff member of the Florida State University Libraries, I was excited to attend my first professional librarian conference. Based on my prior knowledge of ACRL/NY ...
  • Help Us Plan the 2015 Symposium! 06/01/2015
    ACRL/NY Symposium 2015 Mark your calendars now for the 2015 ACRL/NY Symposium, which will take place on December 4th. As your Symposium Committee Co-chairs, we’re excited to get started with the planning process, and would like to invite your participation for the upcoming year. The Committee meets 11:00 am – 12:30 pm at Mercy College-Manhattan, room ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 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 ...
  • 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 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 Connections Spring 2014 – and new website! 05/30/2014
    The Spring 2014 issue of ACRL/NY Connections is now out! There are some great articles on recent discussion groups activities and the National Library Legislative Day. The Spring 2014 issue is the first to be presented on the new ACRL/NY Connections website, available at http://connections.acrlny.org/. Check it out!
  • 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 ...
  • 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. ...
  • ACRL/NY Mentoring Program : Experiences from a Mentee 02/05/2014
    I participated in the ACRL/NY mentoring program from 2012-2013 when I was in the last year of my graduate studies in Library and Information Science with an interest in art libraries at Pratt Institute. I was paired with the accomplished Constantia Constantinou, library director of the SUNY Maritime Stephen B. Luce Library and SUNY Distinguished ...
  • 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, ...
  • ACRL/NY and METRO Collaborate on Mid-Career Professional Series 02/02/2014
    The ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee is collaborating with METRO (via their Community Engagement Manager, Davis Erin Anderson) on a series of events at METRO for mid-career librarians. It will address some issues facing these librarians such as mid-career burnout, staying motivated, climbing up the ladder, becoming leaders, navigating the tenure and promotion process, and measuring ...
  • 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 ...
  • ACRL/NY Member Kai Alexis Smith 2014 ALA Emerging Leader! 11/07/2013
    Congratulations to ACRL/NY member Kai Alexis Smith on her appointment as an American Library Association 2014 Emerging Leader. Kai was sponsored by ACRL and she was a mentee in ACRL/NY’s mentoring program. She recently was appointed as an adjunct reference librarian at the CUNY Graduate Center. Here’s a recent bio of Kai announcing her appointment at ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • METRO and ACRL/NY Announce Publication of The Global Librarian 09/23/2013
    In the US and around the world, talented librarians are asserting themselves anew in the digital age, proving that they continue to be invaluable resources in the 21st century. An exciting new book, The Global Librarian, sets out this new vision of librarians across the globe. Produced by the Metropolitan New York Library Council (METRO) and ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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, ...
  • Webinar Archive: Beyond the MLIS: How to Navigate Your New Career in Libraries, Archives, and Information Centers 06/10/2013
    METRO & ACRL/NY New Professionals Series: Webinar: Beyond the MLIS: How to Navigate Your New Career in Libraries, Archives, and Information Centers, May 8, 2013 , 1:00pm-2:00pm (Elisabeth Doucett & Ellen Mehling). An archived copy of the webinar is available at: http://bit.ly/11nTtU1
  • ACRL/NY First Year Experience Discussion Group 05/22/2013
    ACRL/NY is pleased to announce the formation of a First Year Experience Discussion Group. The First Year Experience Discussion Group of ACRL/NY (FYEDG) aims to offer platforms for 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 considered ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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
  • New! Spring 2012 Issue of ACRL/NY Newsletter 04/16/2012
    The Spring 2012 issue of Connections: The ACRL/NY Newsletter has just been published.
  • 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 meet-and-greet on Friday April 20, from 9:30-11:00 am at the Mercy, Manhattan campus. The topic of conversation will be ?E-Portfolios & the Academic Librarian.? E-portfolios are enjoying a renaissance, as students from various disciplines are encouraged to ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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
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    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 ...
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    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 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 ...
  • 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, ...