ACRL

AcronymDefinition
ACRLAssociation of College and Research Libraries
ACRLAtlantic Coast Rugby League
ACRLAdvanced Computational Research Laboratory (various locations)
ACRLAmerican City Racing League (motorsports)
ACRLAfrican Council of Religious Leaders
ACRLAlaska Canada Rail Link
ACRLAdministrative Cost Reimbursements to Localities
ACRLAgricultural Chemicals Regulation Law
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While discussions of ACRL IL standards are relevant to general academic librarians, health sciences librarians often work outside ACRL directives because they are obligated to follow discipline-specific accreditation standards and learning objectives.
ACRL's Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education (the Standards) represents the organisation's first attempt at national information literacy standards, and were approved by the ACRL Board in 2000.
From David McCandless' opening keynote speech on data visualization to Carla Hayden's visionary closing speech on becoming the 14th Librarian of Congress and the importance of libraries in civil society, the ACRL conference was filled with enthusiastic librarians sharing their expertise and experiences.
In comparison to Sittler and Cook's Library Instruction Cookbook (2009), recipe learning objectives in The Embedded Librarian's Cookbook are not tied to specific ACRL Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education, and may provide a timely and unique opportunity to rethink existing instructional activities, learning outcomes, points of service, and outreach in context with the emerging ACRL Framework that will replace the existing standards in the near future ("Framework for Information Literacy," 2013).
Finally, we need to leverage and use existing ACRL resources in library value projects.
Organization Percentage (year) ACRL 87 (2009) ARL 86 (2009) Medical LA 89 (2009) Music LA 95 (2009) SAA 88 (2006) Fig.
The degree to which each facet is implemented also varies and further complicates the issue of how well the ACRL standards are being met.
Frederick, MD, March 31, 2011 --(PR.com)-- Christopher Crowley, President of The Crowley Company, is pleased to announce today's introduction of two brand new book scanners at the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) 2011 National Conference.
The Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) defines information literacy as "a set of abilities requiring individuals to recognize when information is needed and have the ability to locate, evaluate, and use effectively the needed information." (1) ACRL has also set the standard within academic librarianship; its set of information literacy guidelines has been widely accepted as the best teaching tool for library educators.
Authors define the term, explain its history with three professional organizations, and describe processes for engaging the faculty in grasping the range to ACRL [Association of College and Research Libraries] Standards, performance indicators, and outcomes.
ACRL's standards for information literacy provide a solid foundation to help faculty and librarians establish the context for learning.