Recruiting to the Profession Video

Faces of a Profession, the ACRL/ARL recruitment video, highlights the role of academic librarians and the satisfactions to be realized in the profession. It includes interviews with academic librarians who discuss what they do and why they made their career choices.

The video is available in a variety of formats. Total playing time is seven minutes.

Live Streaming Media (requires RealMedia Player)
View the video on your desktop now.

Downloadable Zipped File (requires RealMedia Player)
Download the streaming media file to your hard drive. After downloading the file must be uncompressed and can then be played using RealMedia Player.

Purchase in VHS or DVD Format
VHS copies are available for $20 each; DVDs are $30 each.

Send orders with quantity, format, and shipping address to: Recruiting Video, ACRL, 50 East Huron Street, Chicago, IL 60611; or email: dmueller@ala.org.

Video Acknowledgements

Thanks to the following individuals for their help in creating the recruitment video:

Nancy L. Baker
University of Iowa, Iowa City

Shirley K. Baker
Washington University, St. Louis, MO

Cheryl Bartel
University of California, Los Angeles

Stephanie Sterling Brasley
University of California, Los Angeles

Cathy Brown
University of California, Los Angeles

Antonio Calvo
California State University, Northridge

Lois H. Cherepon
St. John’s University, Staten Island, NY

Vicki Coleman
University of Virginia, Charlottesville

Deborah Costa
University of California, Los Angeles

Mary Ellen K. Davis
Association of College and Research Libraries, Chicago

Barbara I. Dewey
University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Paul E. Dumont
Dallas County Community College

Karin Duran
California State University, Northridge

Esther Grassian
University of California, Los Angeles

Mara Houdyshell
California State University, Northridge

Kris Kasianovitz
University of California, Los Angeles

Marsh Kmec
University of California, Los Angeles

Lynn Lampert
California State University, Northridge

Joan Flintoff Lopear
University of California, Los Angeles

Orchid Mazurkiewicz
University of California, Los Angeles

Roberta A. Medford
University of California, Los Angeles

Diane Mizrachi
University of California, Los Angeles

Teresa Omidsalar
California State University, Los Angeles

Emma Bradford Perry
Southern University, Baton Rouge, LA

Hao Phan
University of California, Los Angeles

Hannelore B. Rader
University of Louisville

Wanda Ramser
Saddleback College, Mission Viejo, CA

John Riemer
University of California, Los Angeles

Vincent L. Robles
El Camino College, Torrance, CA

Barbara Rudich
University of California, Los Angeles

Christina Salazar
California Lutheran University, Thousand Oaks

Caroline Sisneros
American Film Institute, Los Angeles

Daniel Slive
University of California, Los Angeles

Helen H. Spalding
University of Missouri - Kansas City

Vicki Steele
University of California, Los Angeles

Karen A. Trainer
Princeton University

Chisa Uyeki
California State University, Los Angeles