Due Date: August 1, 2017

The Serials Librarian is seeking applicants for its Editor-in-Chief position.

Editorial responsibilities include…

Key qualities sought for the position of editor include an established record of scholarship in the field of library & information science; managerial skills to oversee the editorial cycle and meet deadlines; the ability to recruit quality manuscripts, and the ability to attract respected experts to the editorial board.

Applicants should have previous publishing and editorial experience, strong organizational, networking and communication skills and the ability to lead an active editorial board.

The editorship, which is set to begin ASAP, includes an honorarium.


TO APPLY: Applications should include a CV & one-page Statement of Purpose, to be sent to Managing Editor: Katarina Troutman at by August 1, 2017.


TO NOMINATE A COLLEAGUE: If you would like to nominate someone to be considered for the editorship of The Serials Librarian, please send the name of the person you are nominating, their email address and brief description of qualifications to Managing Editor, Katarina Troutman at

For more information, please go to



Carol Ann Davis
Director of Digital Scholarship Services
University of South Florida Libraries
4202 E. Fowler Ave. LIB 122
Tampa, FL 33620-5400
(813) 974-3901
fax: (813) 974-5153



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