Wednesday, October 28, 2015
CFP - Endnotes: The Journal of the New Members Round Table
The NMRT Endnotes Committee seeks contributors for the Spring 2016 issue of Endnotes: The Journal of the New Members Round Table. NMRT members, current LIS students and recent graduates are encouraged to submit manuscripts for consideration.
Endnotes is a peer-reviewed, scholarly journal that publishes articles of interest to early career librarians. Topics that might be appropriate for Endnotes include:
· Training and mentoring
· Job searching or hiring
· Developing leadership and management skills
· Library instruction and assessment
· Academic librarian responsibilities: hiring, promotion, and tenure
· Developing new collections or services
Those interested in discussing an article idea are encouraged to contact the Editor at firstname.lastname@example.org to determine if the proposal fits the publication’s scope. NMRT members, current LIS students and recent graduates are encouraged to submit articles for consideration.
Articles should range from 2,000 – 4,000 words and present original research, practitioner-based research, and/or case studies relevant to LIS students or new library professionals. Submissions are accepted throughout the year, but articles received by will receive guaranteed consideration for the Spring 2016 issue.
Endnotes also offers book and media reviews. Reviews range from 300 – 500 words. Those interested in reviewing are encouraged to contact the Editor at nmrtendnotesjournal@gmail.
com to be included on the reviewers’ mailing list. Approved reviewers will receive periodic announcements of available books and websites.
Articles published in Endnotes are indexed in Library & Information Science Source.
For more information about Endnotes, including complete submission guidelines, please visit http://www.ala.org/nmrt/
Chair, NMRT Endnotes Committee