The Political Librarian – Issue 2

PoliticalLibrarian-issue1We intend The Political Librarian to be a place for the library community to talk through some under-recognized issues around politics, political power, and policy that affect us in the 21st century. Issue 2, published 15 April 2016, is our first issue published through the open scholarship platform of Washington University Libraries. It includes opinion pieces, white papers, and a peer reviewed submission covering a wide range of policy issues affecting libraries.

Current Issue: Volume 2, Issue 1 (2016)

Link to Full Issue

Authors in Issue 2: Ann Dutton Ewbank, J. Turner Masland, and Christian Zabriskie;  Paul T. Jaeger and Lindsay C. Sarin;  John Chrastka; Dustin T. Fife; Patrick Sweeney; and John Buschman


Thanks to series editor Lindsay Sarin and general editors Johnna Percell and Rachel Korman for shaping “The Political Librarian”.

Thanks, too, to our Editorial Board:

Jason K. Alston, Doctoral Candidate
School of Library and Information Science, University of South Carolina
Trevor A. Dawes, Associate University Librarian
Washington University in St. Louis
Sandra Hirsh, PhD, Professor and Director
School of Information, San José State University
Paul T. Jaeger, PhD, JD, Professor and MLS Program Director
College of Information Studies, University of Maryland College Park
Andrea Snyder, Outreach Services Specialist
Nassau Library System, Long Island, New York
Courtney L. Young, Head Librarian (Librarian and  Professor of Women’s Studies)
Penn State Greater Allegheny

Issue 1 was self-published on September 8, 2015.

We hope you discover new ideas and consider bringing your own to the journal as an author as well.

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