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Call for Article Submissions: Upcoming Issues of The Reference Librarian

(via Lauri Rebar, Florida Atlantic University)

The Reference Librarian, a double-blind, peer-reviewed journal, is soliciting submissions for articles surrounding recent issues faced by reference librarians in their work. Suggested topics include, but are not limited to, the following ones.

  • distance learning and librarians
  • digital literacy as part of library instruction
  • other types of essential literacies for reference librarians
  • post-COVID changes to work, collections, patrons, etc.
  • diversity, equity, and inclusion in librarian recruitment
  • diversity, equity, and inclusion in the implementation of reference services
  • current and future models of reference service

Please send all preliminary expressions of interest or questions (and all subsequent correspondence) to editors, Lauri Rebar (lrebar@fau.edu) and Steve Black (steveblack12053@gmail.com). Instructions for Authors and other journal information can be found here.

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