IACRL Journal Club


Past Journal Club Meetings

February 18, 2021, 11:00 a.m. - Noon
'If you aren’t White, Asian or Indian, you aren’t an engineer": racial microaggressions in STEM education
https://doi.org/10.1186/s40594-020-00241-4
For an introduction to microaggressions in academic libraries, see "Keeping up with...microaggressions." ACRL Keeping Up With... March 2020. 
http://www.ala.org/acrl/publications/keeping_up_with/microaggressions
Diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI): Selected references with annotations, compiled by Laura Barnes.
Discussion Leader: Laura Barnes, 
 Illinois Sustainable Technology Center

December 17, 2020, 11:00 a.m. - Noon
A Scoping Review of Mentoring Programs for Academic Librarian
https://prism.ucalgary.ca/handle/1880/50983
Discussion Leader: Sue Franzen, Illinois State University

October 29, 2020, Noon - 1:00 p.m.
Vocational Awe and Librarianship: The Lies We Tell Ourselves
http://www.inthelibrarywiththeleadpipe.org/2018/vocational-awe/
Discussion Leader: Emily Gilbert, Rasmussen College

August 11, 2020, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
"How Students Engage with News: Five Takeaways for Educators, Journalists, and Librarians" 
http://www.projectinfolit.org/uploads/2/7/5/4/27541717/newsreport.pdf 
We will  focus on the first half: Introduction (3-4), Five Takeaways (5-28), Conclusion (29-30).
Discussion Leader: Bryan Clark, Illinois Central College.

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