Welcome to ACRL/DVC

The ACRL-Delaware Valley Chapter is a chapter of the Association of College & Research Libraries, a division of the American Library Association. Founded in 1951, it is the oldest local ACRL chapter.

The Chapter's goal is “to promote library and information services and library and information professionals in college, university and research organizations within the Delaware Valley” as stated in its constitution.

The Chapter provides opportunities for professional development and networking and promotes the exchange of ideas and information among its members through its biannual programs and mentoring program.

Association News

June 21st
Hello Delaware Valley Chapter!  This is Jess Denke, Public Services Librarian at DeSales University and Chapter Vice President.  Thank you for electing me to serve you!  I have already connected with the rest of the Chapter Board.  The…
May 12th
Thank you very much to everyone that ran for this year’s open board positions for the Delaware Valley Chapter of ACRL. Our members’ willingness to donate their time to the leadership of our chapter is a testament to what a wonderful community …
April 26th
ACRL 2017 in Baltimore March 22-25, 2017 Report from Julianna Pakstis, MLIS student and ACRL-DVC scholarship recipient I would imagine that any first-time attendee to the Association for College and Research Libraries bi-annual conference feels equal part…