Celebrate Peer Review Week 2023

Peer Review Week is annual event celebrating the value of peer review and the essential role it plays in maintaining research quality. Running from September 25 to 29, 2023, it brings together scholarly communication stakeholders including academic publishers, associations, institutions, and researchers around the theme “Peer Review and the Future of Publishing.”

Celebrate Peer Review Week with publications and other resources and opportunities from ACRL.

Explore a Good Book

ACRL books examine issues in peer review, research, and other scholarly communication topics. Visit our catalog for more.

Open Access Options

Read an Article

College & Research Libraries and C&RL News regularly publish articles related to scholarly communication topics, including peer review. Articles include…

The full contents of College & Research Libraries and C&RL News are freely available online as part of ACRL’s commitment to open access publishing.

Online Professional Development

ACRL offers a variety of affordable, online professional development events for both individuals and large groups. Consider hosting a virtual workshop covering Open Educational Resources or Research Data Management for your library or organization in the coming months.

ACRL’s professional development offerings help fund advocacy, research, and continuing education programs for the academic library community worldwide.

Submit a Proposal

Publications in Librarianship (PIL) is a peer reviewed series of books collecting emerging theories and research that has reported on scholarly thinking in academic and research librarianship since 1951. The series has an open call for proposals and, while proposals are accepted throughout the year, the next fixed review deadline is November 1, 2023. Learn more about publishing your book with PIL and ACRL on our website.

Brush up on Professional Guidelines

ACRL Standards, Guidelines, and Frameworks help libraries, academic institutions, and accrediting agencies understand the components of an excellent library. Be sure to peruse the ACRL Framework for Impactful Scholarship and Metrics.