Category Archives: resources

Textbook Affordability and College Success Brief Post and Article

Textbook affordability is near and dear to my heart, something I care about greatly for its impact and reach are far and wide. While in my graduate school programs, I remember struggling to get my required reading completed due to … Continue reading

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Conference Time is Almost upon us

Are you heading to Baltimore, Maryland next month for the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) Conference?  There’s quite a diverse selection of presentations, programs, papers, panels, contributed posters and much more geared towards junior and community college librarians … Continue reading

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Presidential Reads

Earlier this week on the CJCLS Blog, we shared some statistics related to reading habits of Americans and asked how you promote reading in your community and junior colleges. President Obama’s summer reading lists and song playlists have been popular … Continue reading

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Search Trends: 2016 Edition

In case you missed our latest string of Facebook posts, we wanted to highlight four resources related to search trends in 2016. Google Trends (2016), “Year in Search 2016” Pew Research Center (2016), “Trump, Clinton Voters Divided in Their Main … Continue reading

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2016 Best Books (& Blogs, Articles, Podcasts, etc.) Lists

It’s hard to believe the end of the semester is here. Soon, we’ll be seeing more and more “best books of 2016” lists—Times Critics’ Top Books of 2016, NPR’s Book Concierge: Our Guide to 2016’s Great Reads, NPR’s The 10 … Continue reading

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