Friday, July 18, 2014

Call for Papers - assessment in Behavioral and Social Sciences Librarianship

The Taylor & Francis peer-reviewed journal Behavioral & Social Sciences Librarian is now accepting manuscripts for an issue focusing on “Assessment in Behavioral and Social Sciences Librarianship” to be published as volume 34(1). 
Submission Deadline 26 September 2014

We welcome the following topics relevant to behavioral and social science librarianship:
Examination or analyses of assessment methods/practices/criteria
  • Impact of assessment on library services (especially with respect to users), decision making, access to collections and information, library facilities, collection development, and library management
  • Examination of relevant theories, methodology, and assessment tools
  • Analysis of various assessment methods and methodology
  • Insights gained from assessment efforts
  • Examination of the integration of library assessment in everyday activities or practices
  • Planning of assessment efforts
How to Submit

Please send all submissions and questions to the editor
See Instructions to Authors

LAI Cataloguing and Metadata Group Bursary

If you are a member of the LAI you can apply for the Cataloguing and Metadata Group bursary which can be up to €500 for

 Research studies, normally to be published within two years

Major practice reports, normally to be published within a year

Conference papers, presentations, posters

Conference attendance

Training course participation

The deadline for applications is Friday 26th September 2014.

More information can be found at