ACRL e-Learning Webcasts
ACRL's online courses and webcasts and designed to meet the demands of your schedule and budget. ACRL e-Learning webcasts are live events 60-90 minutes in length. Webcasts take place in an interactive, online classroom environment with one user/one login. A group registration allows an institution to project the Webcast to participants in the same location. ACRL webcasts are recorded; recordings are made available to registrants shortly after the live event.
Excavating RDM from Library Data (August 4, 2016)
Learn how to implement research data management (RDM) concepts and techniques to library data with a goal of managing library data strategically. In turn, apply your new RDM knowledge in outreach to your disciplinary faculty.
The Craft of Library Instruction: Using Acting Techniques to Create Your Teaching Presence (September 7, 2016)
Library instruction is like a theatre performance. You play a role as the instruction librarian. There is a live audience. You may receive reviews or evaluations. Or maybe the teaching experience feels more like an audition—a bit unnerving. Based on their recently published book “The Craft of Librarian Instruction: Using Acting Techniques to Create Your Teaching Presence,” join Julie Artman, Jeff Sundquist, and Doug Dechow for a fun and creative approach to library instruction
Data-Driven Library Budgeting (October 13,2016)
Building a budget is a perennial administrative challenge. This webcast explores how (and what kinds of) readily available data can be used to improve and strengthen the budgeting process. Learn how data elements created by expenditures which can be used for future budgets and used to illustrate impact of the library to stakeholders.
Connecting Pedagogies: Service Learning and Information Literacy (November 16, 2016)
What is service learning and how can librarians engage with service learning and community engagement initiatives on their campus? This webcast will outline how the pedagogy that underlies service learning also foregrounds the pedagogy of information literacy. Attendees will learn how to connect service learning and information literacy through the use of the Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education.