Update on Value of Academic Libraries Initiative
Venue: JW
Room: Grand Ballroom 9-10

Program Description
Learn about the latest with ACRL’s VAL initiative, including the IMLS-funded project “Assessment in Action: Academic Libraries and Student Success.” Find out which 75 institutional teams, led by librarians, will be developing and implementing action-learning projects that examine the impact of the library on students. Learn more about the program and consider how a collaborative approach, with a campus team led by a librarian, could yield more powerful results for you.
Primary Program tag
Primary Speaker : Kara Malenfant, Senior Strategist for Special Initiatives, ACRL, Chicago, IL
Speaker : Megan Oakleaf, Associate Professor, Syracuse University
Speaker : Lisa Hinchliffe, Coordinator of Instruction and Information Literacy Services, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL