Assn. of College & Research Libraries
A Library for the Whole Student: Creating a Multidimensional Culture of Health & Wellness at your Library
Join this panel of librarians from the Z. Smith Reynolds Library at Wake Forest University as we examine the role of the library in larger wellbeing initiatives, and the value that libraries can bring to these programs.
Recent Office of Civil Rights settlements involving higher education are prompting institutions to reexamine electronic and information technology accessibility. In this webcast, the presenters will review the impacts of these settlements and changes in the law.
This two-part webcast series will explore the convergence of information literacy and first-year writing instruction and the possibilities for collaboration. What common ground can we find in the pedagogical conversation and practice of writing program faculty and librarians that can strengthen our partnerships and enhance student learning? This introductory webinar will be followed by a second one in February which will showcase examples of innovative partnerships developed by librarians and faculty to integrate information literacy into writing programs.
ACRL e-Learning webcast series: Learning Analytics - Strategies for Optimizing Student Data on Your Campus
During this three-part webcast series, explore the advantages and opportunities of learning analytics as a tool which uses student data to demonstrate library impact and to identify learning weaknesses. Find out how librarians can initiate learning analytics initiatives on their campuses and contribute to existing collaborations.
Librarians often see “instructor” added to their growing list of responsibilities. This webcast dives into big-picture considerations for teaching library credit courses. What does the future of credit-bearing information literacy courses look like?
Special collections and liaison librarian partnerships can have a tremendous impact on the work within the library and the university community. Librarians and their collaborative partners can use their expertise and creativity to increase exposure to special collections by working interdepartmentally on instruction, collection development, research, processing, and other projects
Is your information literacy course in need of an overhaul? Do you want to deliver exceptional learning experiences through your credit course? This online course will focus on information literacy curriculum development, including consideration of the Framework for Information Literacy and high impact practices with regards to content development and delivery.
As Digital Humanities research grows on campuses throughout the country, librarians are playing ever more integral roles in the Digital Humanities research lifecycle. Building on core strengths of the profession and experience working with faculty across disciplines, librarians contribute concretely to the conception, development, dissemination, preservation, and curation of digital humanities research. During this webcast, participants will learn how librarians working in a wide range of roles and institutions are engaging the Digital Humanities research lifecycle.
Web design, in the form of creating online research guides, has become a big part of many librarians’ jobs, but we’re rarely taught how to do it well. Most of us learn the nuts and bolts of how to make guides, without learning the principles of how to make them usable -- the simple techniques of visual and textual design that can help us create guides that users will understand more easily, and stick around to use.
Learn how to implement research data management (RDM) concepts and techniques to library data with a goal of managing library data strategically.