Virtual Meeting on Jan. 15th @ 11AM

ACRL MD meets virtually here:   https://us.bbcollab.com/guest/EC703F667C5DFD7F149202D67FB9F5D6

Agenda:

  • Introductions
  • President’s report
  • VP Report/Conference Updates
  • Update on Advocacy Program 
  • MD Legislative Day Info-palooza
  • Open Discussion

Don’t forget, we’re looking for library school students and recent grads to present during our Back to Library School series. Submit your idea for a presentation here!

ACRL MD Virtual Business meetings are open to all. This includes new/returning ACRL MD members, non-members with interest in joining ACRL MD, library and information science students and people with zero interest in joining ACRL MD who would like to connect with colleagues.

Virtual Meeting on 10/16 @ 11AM

The ACRL Maryland Chapter monthly virtual meeting is scheduled for this Friday, October 16 at 11:00 AM EST.  This month’s discussion is focused on stress management and mindfulness. 

ACRL MD meets virtually here:   https://us.bbcollab.com/guest/EC703F667C5DFD7F149202D67FB9F5D6

Agenda:

  • Introductions
  • President’s report
  • Peer Discussion: As the newness of the pandemic has worn off, how are you and your staff dealing with stress management and mindfulness in the virtual world? Are any Libraries doing something as group activities? Or is everyone handling on their own?

ACRL MD Virtual Business meetings are open to all. This includes new/returning ACRL MD members, non-members with interest in joining ACRL MD, library and information science students and people with zero interest in joining ACRL MD who would like to connect with colleagues.

Virtual Meeting 9/18 @ 11AM

The ACRL Maryland Chapter monthly virtual meeting is scheduled for this Friday, September 18 at 11:00 AM EST.  Connect with colleagues from across Maryland to chat about what is working – and what isn’t – when it comes to virtual library services & instruction.

“Not in numbers but in unity that our great strength lies” – Thomas Paine

ACRL MD meets virtually here:   https://us.bbcollab.com/guest/EC703F667C5DFD7F149202D67FB9F5D6

Agenda:

  • Introductions
  • President’s report
  • VP Report: Conference updates & call for collaboration
  • Back to [library] School peer share program update
  • Peer Discussion: How are we engaging with our students in this virtual world?

ACRL MD Virtual Business meetings are open to all. This includes new/returning ACRL MD members, non-members with interest in joining ACRL MD, library and information science students and people with zero interest in joining ACRL MD who would like to connect with colleagues.

Call for Proposals!

The Maryland Chapter of the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL MD) is excited to invite proposals for our division to sponsor at the Maryland Library Association & Delaware Library Association Annual Conference, on May 5 – 7, 2021 as we explore Libraries Without Limits.

Submit Proposals Here

Proposals are due by 11:59pm on September 18th and will undergo a double blind peer-review.  If you have any questions about ACRL MD’s proposal process or our programs for the annual conference, please contact Sean Hogan – shogan@ubalt.edu

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Get Involved with ACRL MD!

Looking for an opportunity to engage with ACRL-MD and support peer scholarship? Look no further…

ACRL-MD is sponsoring three sessions in the MLA/DLA Virtual 2020 Conference and is calling for volunteers to provide virtual production assistance. These sessions will be held via Zoom on the following days:

If you have interest and availability, please contact Lois Entner for details (lentner@Harford.edu).

Register for MLA/DLA 2020 here

ACRL-MD is currently accepting proposals for the MLA/DLA 2021 conference. Submit your idea by September 18, 2020.

ACRL MD Meeting – August 21, 2020

The ACRL Maryland Chapter monthly virtual meeting is scheduled for this Friday, August 21 at 11:00 AM EST.  Ready or not, the fall semester is upon us. This meeting will provide space to share ideas, concerns and support for peers preparing to welcome students to the academic library.

ACRL MD meets virtually here:   https://us.bbcollab.com/guest/EC703F667C5DFD7F149202D67FB9F5D6

Agenda:

  • Introductions
  • MLA 2020 & 2021 conference Updates
  • Peer Discussion: What ideas are you most excited about implementing this semester and what are you most concerned about in the current climate?

ACRL MD Virtual Business meetings are open to all. This includes new/returning ACRL MD members, non-members with interest in joining ACRL MD, library and information science students and people with zero interest in joining ACRL MD who would like to connect with colleagues.

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ACRL 2021 Scholarships Available

Scholarship applications for the ACRL 2021 conference  are due October 9th.  All scholarships will include complimentary registration, and most will include a stipend to attend the ACRL 2021 Conference, providing a full scholarship value between $439-839, depending on registration type.

ACRL conference scholarships are available to early and mid-career librarians (0-15 years post professional library experience), library professional and support staff, library school students and recent grads, and ALA Spectrum Scholars.

Find more information and how to apply here.

Good Luck!

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ACRL-MD Meeting: July 17, 2020

The ACRL Maryland Chapter monthly virtual meeting is scheduled for this Friday, July 17 at 11:00am EST. Meet your new officers and help plan activities for the upcoming year. There will also be time for continued discussion about COVID-19 related changes to library procedures that have you up at night, but that your non-library friends and family are tired of hearing you talking about. All are welcome!

ACRL MD meets virtually here:  https://us.bbcollab.com/guest/EC703F667C5DFD7F149202D67FB9F5D6

 

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ACRL-MD Meeting: June 26, 2020

ACRL Maryland Chapter will meet virtually Friday, June 26th 2020 at 11am EDT.

Join us to say “Thank you!” to this year’s officers, start planning for the next fiscal year, and to check-in on how we’re all thinking about the upcoming academic year.

ACRL MD Virtual Business meetings are open to all. Including new/returning ACRL MD members, non-members with interest in joining ACRL MD, and other friendly academic library folks.

ACRL MD meets virtually here:  https://us.bbcollab.com/guest/EC703F667C5DFD7F149202D67FB9F5D6

ACRL MD Virtual Business Meeting this Friday

This is a reminder that ACRL Maryland Chapter monthly Virtual Business Meeting is this Friday morning, February 21, 2020 at 11:00am.

ACRL MD Virtual Business meetings are open to all. Including new/returning ACRL MD members, non-members with interest in joining ACRL MD, and people with zero interest in joining ACRL MD, but interested in academic libraries in Maryland.

Agenda

• Welcome
• President’s report
• MLA/DLA conference updates
• Project updates
o Winter social
o Bylaws revisions
o Spring program planning
• Social media
• Program locations and guidelines

ACRL MD meets virtually here: https://us.bbcollab.com/guest/EC703F667C5DFD7F149202D67FB9F5D6
Want to keep up with all of ACRL MD’s activities? Find us on the web:
• Blog: https://acrlmd.wordpress.com
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