Magazine article American Libraries

The Association's Associations: ACRL Offers Development Opportunities

Magazine article American Libraries

The Association's Associations: ACRL Offers Development Opportunities

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The Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) is dedicated to enhancing the effectiveness of academic and research librarians. To better align programs, services, and resources with member needs, ACRL began a comprehensive two-year strategic planning process last year. What did we learn from focus groups, phone interviews, membership surveys, and leadership council sessions? Professional development is the service ACRL members value most. Stay tuned as a strategic plan for 2005-2010 takes shape.

Mark your calendars

ACRL provides an array of innovative opportunities designed to help academic and research librarians embrace change in the profession, enhance their effectiveness, and network with other library professionals. Unless otherwise indicated, visit www.acrl.org and click on "Events and Conferences" for more information (and to register online).

International Event: Register for the ACRL Western European Studies Section (WESS) Conference, "Migrations in Society, Culture, and the Library," scheduled for March 22-26 in Paris, France. The conference will set the course for Western European collection building in the new millennium.

2005 National Conference: Don't miss the opportunity to share your expertise regarding the critical issues facing academic and research librarianship April 7-10 in Minneapolis. Proposals for contributed papers, panel sessions, workshops, and preconferences are due by May 28.

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