Publications in Librarianship Editorial Board

Charge

To encourage research, writing, and nonprint media production writing that may be appropriate for the ACRL publications in librarianship series; to solicit topics and, without guarantee of publication, to suggest them to appropriate authors; to review all manuscripts/ materials submitted, and approve them for publication in the publications in librarianship series. Tasks to evaluate manuscripts, nonprint material and proposals. To recommend revisions required for publication. To publicize opportunities for publication in the library literature. To assess the relevance and quality of publications through an analysis of sales and reviews.

Roster

Mary Ellen K. Davis (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2015)
Mr. Trevor A. Dawes (Board Liaison, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2015)
Kathryn Deiss (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2015)

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Composition

The Publications in Librianship Editorial Board composition requires:

• Four to six members, in addition to the editor and ex-officio members, the exact number to be decided by the editor according to need
• Three-year terms, staggered
• Members to serve no more than two consecutive terms
• Ex officio member include the ACRL past-president (listed as Board Liaison), ACRL executive director, and the ACRL Publications Coordinating Committee chair
• Editorial Board criteria is detailed in the ACRL Guide to Policies and Procedures

 

 

Origin

The Publications in Librarianship Editorial Board was created by the ACRL Board of Directors.

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Staff Liaison

Kathryn Deiss
Content Specialist
Association of College & Research Libraries
American Library Association
50 East Huron Street
Chicago, IL  60611-2788
Work: 312-280-2529
E-mail: kdeiss@ala.org