The Academic Library in Times of Change

April 14, 2018

SCIL: The Diplomat, the Showman, the Advocate, and Other Hats: Instruction Librarian Roles in Times of Change

10:10  -  11:10
Blue Room

Information literacy instruction is a complex, ever-changing endeavor. Librarians are continually challenged to help students with research assignments, be engaging, […]

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DIAL: Libraries Respond: Connecting with our Communities in Times of Crisis

1:50  -  2:50
Blue Room

At its 2016 interest group showcase, DIAL (Diversity in Academic Libraries) addressed the library‚Äôs role in responding to the growing […]

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CARLDIG-S: Showcasing Agents of Change

4:10  -  5:10
Blue Room

The academic librarian’s role is constantly evolving to adapt to the ever-changing information landscape and needs of students, and recent […]

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April 15, 2018

ALIGN: Demand-Driven Acquisition: Saviour, False Prophet, or Mere Mortal?

9:00  -  10:00
Blue Room

Collection development in academic libraries has always depended on the librarian’s knowledge of the assigned subject area, of the research […]

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SCORE: The Right to be Forgotten: Scholarly Communication and Ethics

10:10  -  11:10
Blue Room

Scholarly communications often values free access above all else, but what happens when that drive for openness conflicts with ethical […]

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