From IGI, February 17, 2011:

IGI Global, an international publishing company specializing in high-quality research publications on all aspects of information technology management, is proud to announce the ACRL 2011 Academic Librarian Sponsorship recipient: Minglu Wang, Data Services Librarian, Rutgers University-Newark, USA.

In recognition of her outstanding achievements in the field of Library Information Science, IGI Global is pleased to honor her with a $500 stipend for her attendance to ACRL 2011 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, from March 30th to April 2nd, 2011.

Ms. Wang believes that “data is the central resource and motivation for the coming e-science epoch.” She goes on to say, “I hope to help my academic users deal with data with a methodologically and ideologically critical mind and use data wisely and meaningfully.”

IGI Global’s next Academic Librarian Sponsorship Opportunity will grant a $500 stipend for a librarian to attend the ALA Annual Conference and Exhibition in New Orleans, Louisiana, from June 23rd to June 28th, 2011. Please visit for further details!