School Library Research (SLR)
School Library Research (ISSN: 2165-1019) is the scholarly refereed research journal of the American Association of School Librarians. It is the successor to School Library Media Research (ISSN: 1523-4320) and School Library Media Quarterly Online.
The purpose of School Library Research is to promote and publish high quality original research concerning the management, implementation, and evaluation of school library programs. The journal will also emphasize research on instructional theory, teaching methods, and critical issues relevant to school libraries and school librarians.
SLR seeks to distribute major research findings worldwide through both electronic publication and linkages to substantive documents on the Internet. The primary audience for SLR includes academic scholars, school librarians, instructional specialists and other educators who strive to provide a constructive learning environment for all students and teachers.
AASL extends application deadline for SLR volunteer editor position
Mary 16, 2013
AASL has extended the deadline for applications for the position of Editor for its online journal, School Library Research. Applicants with experience in scholarly research and publishing interested in serving as an Editor or Co-editor now have until May 31, 2013, to submit their application.
New Research Papers Published
April 17, 2013
Two all-new research papers for Volume 16 are now available to view. Click on the title below to view the PDF. You can also view these papers in the Volume 16 Archive.
|Kovalik, Cindy; Yutzey, Susan; and Piazza, Laura. “Information Literacy and High School Seniors: Perceptions of the Research Process.”|
Whittingham, Jeff; Huffman, Stephanie; Christensen, Rob; and McAllister, Tracy. “Use of Audiobooks in a School Library and Positive Effects of Struggling Readers’ Participation in a Library-Sponsored Audiobook Club.”
Previous SLR Volumes