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The Libraries that We Return to

Accreditation agencies support for academic libraries is thin at best. Documents like the Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL) Standards for Libraries in Higher Education are helpful, but being able to demonstrate technology leadership …

Only a third of students enter college with research skills

Research is an integral part of the college experience. Regardless of major, students are required to discover information and then interpret and synthesize their findings either orally or in writing. A recent Library Journal survey reveals that only …

The Progressive Librarian: 10 ways to be more forward-thinking

For librarians, being more progressive means embracing new ways of approaching their job and the role of the library in a university. Progressive librarians are working to revitalize libraries by making them more than simply places that store …