ACADEMIC SENATE FOR CALIFORNIA COMMUNITY COLLEGES

(ASCCC), reported by Dan Crump ACADEMIC SENATE FOR CALIFORNIA COMMUNITY COLLEGES (ASCCC), reported by Dan Crump The ASCCC will be holding its Spring Plenary Session in San Mateo from April 20-22.  I will report on the proceedings—breakouts, resolutions (approved and…

Membership Report

Membership Report As the last few membership payments come trickling in, I’m tempted to predict this year’s final membership number.  Membership payments still coming in? Yes, I know that most of you wrappedit up by December.  But after the D&D…

ACRL 2017 and ER& L Wrap Up from LJ

An in-brief wrap up of the 2017 conferences held by the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) and Electronic Resources & Libraries (ER&L), in March and April respectively, covered trends ranging from diversity to emerging technology. http://lj.libraryjournal.com/2017/04/events/conference-catch-up/  

ACRL 2017 Conference Proceedings

Conference Proceedings: At The Helm, Leading the Transformation March 22-25, 2017, Baltimore Maryland. Individual Papers [  http://www.ala.org/acrl/conferences/acrl2017/papers ]are available in individual PDF format only. A complete version of the proceedings is available online as an open access publication (19.7 MB).…

Becoming an Evaluator on an Accreditation Team

Jack Pond, Vice President of ACCJC updated his advice to librarians with this contribution to the CCL Outlook: Peer evaluation is unique to higher education in the United States, and it relies on a pool of qualified individuals with expertise…

Library of the Future: Center for the Future of Libraries

The Center has identified Trends relevant to Libraries and librarianship. Trends are organized into seven categories – Society, Technology, Education, the Environment, Politics (and Government), Economics, and Demographics This collection is available to help libraries and librarians understand how trends…