Instruction Section (IS) Website
The Instruction Section of the Association of College and Research Libraries enhances the ability of academic and research librarians to advance learning, teaching and research with respect to information literacy in higher education.
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- Presentations at ALA and ACRL national conferences,
- Discussion Groups,
- Standards and Best Practices,
- Networking opportunities,
- Resource Sharing
Call for Applications: Social Media Coordinator
The ACRL Instruction Section is now accepting applications for the new volunteer position of IS Social Media Coordinator. The IS Social Media Coordinator will serve a term beginning after ALA Midwinter 2014 and ending at ALA Annual 2015 as the Section trials this new approach to using social media for engaging members and promoting the work of the Section.
Applications are due December 20, 2013. To apply, please view additional details about the Social Media Coordinator position.
Call for Nominations: Instruction Librarian of the Year
Do you know the next recipient of the Miriam Dudley Instruction Librarian of the Year Award?
The Dudley Award subcommittee is now accepting nominations for the Miriam Dudley Instruction Librarian of the Year Award, which honors a librarian who has made a significant contribution to the advancement of instruction in a college or research library environment. For more information about the award criteria, please see the Miriam Dudley Instruction Librarian Award web page: http://www.ala.org/acrl/awards/achievementawards/miriamdudley
To submit a nomination for the Dudley Award:
Please send Dudley Award nominations to Susan Miller at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Electronic submissions are required.
Nominations must include the name, mailing address, email address, and telephone number of the nominee with a letter of support detailing the nominee's qualifications for the award.
Additional letters of support are encouraged, up to three will be considered.
Nominators: Please include your name, mailing address, email address, and phone number.
Nominations are due December 6, 2013.
Susan Miller, IS Miriam Dudley Award Subcommittee Chair
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