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Get Involved with ACRL as a DLS Leader!

The Distance Learning Section (DLS) of ACRL is seeking: Two candidates to run for Vice-Chair on the 2017 ballot, a three-year total commitment. Two candidates to run for Secretary/Archivist Elect on the 2017 ballot, a two-year total commitment. Two candidates … Continue reading

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Unanimous Landslide!

Among the seventeen members of the DLS Executive Committee who voted on acceptance of the newly revised Standards for Distance Learning Library Services, the vote was one hundred percent for approval of the draft. The next phase in this cycle … Continue reading

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Call for Proposals – Virtual Discussion Series

Do you have activities or approaches applying the new Framework for Information Literacy in the distance learning environment that you would like to share with peers? The ACRL Distance Learning Section Discussion Group would like to invite you to submit … Continue reading

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ALA presentation: Is it worth it? Assessing online instruction

Panelists address methods for incorporating measurable institutional learning outcomes in online library instructional activities, including the process by which assessment measures are designed and techniques to use when gathering data to assess student learning. An overview of proven assessment activities … Continue reading

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Hutton named 2013 Routledge Distance Learning Librarianship Conference Sponsorship Award winner

Jane M. Hutton, electronic resources/reference librarian and associate professor at West Chester University, has been named the 2013 recipient of the Routledge Distance Learning Librarianship Conference Sponsorship Award. This annual award, sponsored by Routledge/Taylor & Francis Group and administrated by the Association … Continue reading

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