The Professional Development Committee's Education Subcommittee has joined forces with Arts Section of the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) to present the webinar "Using the ACRL Framework to Incorporate Visual and Digital Literacies into Instruction" on November 6 at 1:00 p.m. (CT), 2:00 p.m. (ET).
Librarianship affords the opportunity to create flexible and inclusive information literacy instruction that is informed by the ACRL Visual Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education and the Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education. The webinar presentations will highlight strategies using the ACRL standards and framework to introduce students to diverse systems of thought and artistic production and allow students to gain transferable skills that can be applied in other disciplines and professional experiences.
The webinar's guest presenters are:
Nicole Beatty, arts and humanities librarian, Weber State University. The presentation is titled “Standards and Frames: Teaching with Mami Wata.”
Amber Welch, art librarian & instructional technology consultant, Mount Holyoke College. The presentation is titled “Engaging Students in New Modes of Research: Wordpress for Digital Art History Projects.”
The webinar moderator is Alexander Watkins, art & architecture librarian, University of Colorado Boulder.
The event is reserved for ARLIS/NA and ACRL Arts members. Registration will close on November 5, 2015, one day before the webinar. For assistance, contact firstname.lastname@example.org. The webinar will be recorded and the video will be made available on the Learning Portal within two weeks after the webinar. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.
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