To explore the concepts of contemplative pedagogy and mindfulness in librarianship through integrating contemplative modes and practices into library instruction and research life, identifying positive outcomes to this style of teaching, and designing library spaces and services that support reflection, interfaith meditation and prayer, mindfulness, and other contemplative practices.
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As of August 2022, the CPIG had 646 members. Interest Group composition includes a convener and incoming convener. The next renewal date for this interest group is the 2025 ALA Annual Conference.
The Contemplative Pedagogy Interest Group was established by the ACRL Board of Directors at the 2016 ALA Annual Conference. The next renewal date for this interest group is the 2025 ALA Annual Conference
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