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Once you are finished with your research study, how will you publicize your results? A list of links to guide you in submitting a proposal to present or to submit to a scholarly journal.
Submit a Proposal to Present Your Research
American Library Association (ALA) Conferences and Meetings
- ALA Upcoming Annual Conferences & Midwinter Meetings
- American Association of School Librarians (AASL) Conferences & Continuing Education
- Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS) Conferences & Events
- Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) Conferences & Events
- Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL) Conferences & Events
- Association of Library Trustees, Advocates, Friends and Foundations (ALTAFF) Events & Conferences
- Association of Specialized and Cooperative Library Agencies (ASCLA) Events
- Library Information Technology Association (LITA) Conferences (& National Forum)
- Library Leadership & Management Association (LLAMA) Continuing Education
- Public Library Association (PLA) Conferences and Continuing Education
- Reference & Users Services Association (RUSA) Events
- Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) Events & Young Adult Literature Symposia
The website of the American Educational Research Association (AERA) includes a page with funding opportunities, calls for papers and manuscripts, upcoming conferences, and other items of professional interest.
Submit a Paper for Publication in a Journal
A list of journals related to library and information science is maintained by volunteers in the Open Directory Project.
American Libraries is the official news and features magazine of the American Library Association.
Proceedings of the ASIST Annual Meetings have been printed continuously since 1963, contains the contributed papers presented at the annual meetings. Information Today, Inc. publishes the print Proceedings each year for ASIST.
The Chronicle of Higher Education is a newspaper and website presenting news, information and jobs for college and university faculty members and administrators. It is published every weekday online and appears weekly in print except for every other week in June, July, and August and the last three weeks in December (a total of 42 issues a year).
College & Research Libraries (C&RL) is the bimonthly, online-only peer-reviwed scholarly research journal of the Association of College & Research Libraries.
An international peer-reviewed journal covering basic and applied research in information science, computer science, cognitive science; management issues in those fields; theory principles, and procedures in information processing; and more.
Information Technology and Libraries is a peer-reviewed quarterly online journal published by the American Library Association's Library & Information Technology Association; the journal publishes material related to all aspects of information technology in all types of libraries.
The official publication of the Association for Library and Information Science Education, JELIS is a scholarly journal that serves as a forum for discussion and presentation of research and issues within the field of library and information science education.
The Journal of Academic Librarianship is an international refereed journal that publishes articles that focus on problems and issues germane to college and university libraries.
The Journal of Documentation (JDoc) is a peer-reviewed journal one of the longest established academic journals in library and information science, providing a unique focus on theories, concepts, models, frameworks and philosophies. The journal aims to provide a link between research, scholarship and reflective professional practice by publishing research papers with novel methods or results of wide significance, in all the information-related disciplines.
Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology (JASIST) is a fully refereed scholarly and technical periodical that publishes reports of research and development in a wide range of subjects and applications in information science and technology.
Library Collections, Acquisitions, and Technical Services provides a forum for the international exchange of ideas and experiences among members of the library collection management, technical services, vendor and publishing communities throughout the world.
Library & Information Science Research is a cross-disciplinary and refereed journal that focuses on the research process in library and information science as well as research findings and, where applicable, their practical applications and significance.
Library Journal is an online magazine that provides features and analytical news reports covering technology, management, policy and other professional concerns to public, academic and institutional libraries.
The Library Quarterly is an international journal focused on research that chronicles libraries as organizations that connect their communities to information. The journal also explores the evolving social context around libraries and the roles of libraries regarding the growing influence of information in policymaking, equity, access, inclusion, human rights and other societal issues.
Library Resources & Technical Services (LRTS) is a peer-reviewed journal that takes a critical approach to the questions and challenges facing librarians and libraries with regard to collections, scholarly communication, preservation, acquisitions, continuing resources and cataloging .
Library Trends explores critical trends in professional librarianship, practical applications, thorough analyses and literature reviews. Each issue explores a specific topic of professional interest in a wide variety of themes, from special libraries to emerging technologies.
Reference and User Services Quarterly is a peer-reviewed academic journal covering library science. Its purpose is to disseminate information of interest to reference librarians, information specialists, and other professionals involved in user-oriented library services.
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