I’m delighted to announce that I’m running for Vice-chair/Chair-elect of the ACRL Instruction Section! My brief candidate statement and selected accomplishments are below. Statement of Professional Concerns/Aspirations As I write this statement, the ACRL Instruction Section election is 6 months away, and the person elected would not step into the chair role until 2023. I […]
Claire Wiley, Meggan Houlihan and I received the BRASS Emerald Research Grant Award for our multi-method study of business information literacy and the ACRL Framework. You can see the RUSA announcement here.
I was selected as a member of the first cohort of Leadership Development Scholars by the UNC Graduate School. The program involves the implementation of a proposed professional development project, participation in a leadership workshop, and the creation of a personalized leadership development plan. I will be organizing and moderating a panel discussion with prominent leaders in […]
I was awarded a Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) scholarship to study Arabic in the summer of 2012, and enrolled in an intensive language program at the Hedayet Institute for Arabic Studies in Cairo, Egypt.
Amanda Click has been selected as one of the 2012 ALA Emerging Leaders, and will be attending both the ALA Midwinter Meeting and Annual Conference. Read more about this story here.
Amanda Click has been awarded the George Atiyeh Prize from the Middle East Librarians Association (MELA). From the MELA website: “The George Atiyeh Prize was founded by the Middle East Librarians Association in 1999 to honor George B. Atiyeh, retired Head of the Near East Section of the Library of Congress, founding member of MELA […]