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

November 9th
Congratulations to Abigail Shelton, an MLIS graduate student at Drexel University, for winning this year’s $1,000.00 ACRL DVC stipend! Ms. Shelton is interested in digital libraries, archives, and reference and instruction.  She has an M.A. in …
November 8th
Friday,  November 17, is our fall program on news literacy… Fact, False, or Just Flawed: Critically Examining the News in the Age of Truthiness     And we can’t wait to hear from our lightning round presenters! Alex Pfundt, Bry…
November 7th
10/19/2017 ACRL DVC Board Meeting Minutes In attendance: Nancy Bellafante, Sarah Wingo. Ellie Goldberg, Jessica Brangiel. Jess Denke. Carol Howe. Stephanie Pennucci, Paul Proces. September meeting minutes  approved.  They will be posted to the b…