Category Archives: Pairing Information Literacy and Service-Learning

Libraries and service learning: a match made in heaven?

Moderator’s note:  This post was written by Anne Marie Gruber, Instruction & Liaison Librarian, University of Northern Iowa Libraries and service learning–a match made in heaven? I think so! Especially when it comes to information literacy instruction, it makes sense … Continue reading

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Second Colloquium on Libraries and Service Learning Held at the Campus Compact Conference

Moderator note: This recap of “Libraries and the Public Purposes of Higher Education” was written by Helene Lafrance and Jennifer Nutefall of Santa Clara University The first ever Colloquium on Libraries and Service Learning was offered in 2014 at Santa … Continue reading

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2016 Colloquium on Libraries & Service-Learning

 Libraries and the Public Purposes of Higher Education March 20, 2016 1-5pm Boston, MA Join us for the 2016 Colloquium on Libraries & Service Learning being held in conjunction with the 30th anniversary conference of Campus Compact. Conference Focus: The intended community … Continue reading

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Forthcoming Book Based on Inaugural Extending our Reach Colloquium

(Moderator note: this post was written by Jennifer Nutefall, University Librarian, Santa Clara University) As many of you know, Santa Clara University hosted Extending Our Reach: The Inaugural Colloquium on Libraries & Service Learning (CLSL) this past August. If you … Continue reading

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Challenge Scholars Update

(Moderator note: This post is part 2 of a series about the Challenge Scholars program in Grand Rapids, Michigan.  It is written by Guest Contributor Gayle Schaub, Liaison Librarian in Liberal Arts, Grand Valley State University.) Last September, my colleagues … Continue reading

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Academic Service-Learning and the Archives

(Moderator note: This post was written by Laura Jacobs, Interim Library Director of the Jim Dan Hill Library, University of Wisconsin – Superior.) UW-Superior is a small, public liberal arts institution, one of 12 comprehensive colleges that make up the … Continue reading

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Challenge Scholars

(Moderator note:  This post is written by guest contributor, Gayle Schaub, and is the first part in a series about her service-learning project). This fall two academic librarians and a college professor embark on a brand new initiative in Grand … Continue reading

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New Directions for IL & Collection Development

(Moderator Note:  This post was written by Megan Stark, Undergraduate Services and Outreach Librarian, University of Montana, a guest contributor to SLL). Recently I had the opportunity to spend a day with service-learning instructors from around the state.  It was amazing … Continue reading

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From Research to Action: Pairing Information Literacy and Service-Learning

Thanks to those of you who may be visiting this blog because you attended the session “From research to action: Pairing Information Literacy and Service-learning” at the Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL) conference last week.   My co-presenters (Dr. … Continue reading

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