Are you looking for a summer project that contributes to the profession while enhancing your subject skills? Resources for College Libraries (RCL), the Choice/ACRL bibliography of essential titles for undergraduate teaching and research, seeks experienced subject librarians and academic faculty to serve as peer reviewers. We are currently seeking referees for the following subjects:
RCL History and Interdisciplinary Studies
African American Studies • African History, Languages, and Literatures • American Studies • Ancient History • Asian American Studies • Asian History, Languages, and Literatures • Criminal Justice • Environmental Studies • European History • Film Studies • GLBT Studies • Gender Studies • Latin American History • Latino Studies • Medieval Studies • Middle Eastern History, Languages, and Literatures • Native American Studies • Renaissance Studies • United States and Canadian History • Urban Studies • Victorian Studies • World and Comparative History
RCL Career Resources*
Allied Health • Building and Construction Trades • Business • Communication • Computer and Information Technology • Criminal Justice and Law • Education • Engineering and Technology • Graphic and Apparel Arts • Human Services • Sciences (*Subject collections for two-year programs and community colleges)
Reviewers are tasked with assessing the subject collection comprehensively, providing recommendations for editorial improvement and constructive feedback on how well the core title selections support the college curriculum. This is a one-time professional service opportunity.
How to Apply
To apply, submit a current CV and a brief description of your qualifications, particularly developing or evaluating core collections and/or teaching in the subject area to Anne Doherty, RCL Project Editor firstname.lastname@example.org. Preference will be given to those who apply by June 1, 2021.
We are committed to pursuing equity and inclusion and seek reviewers with diverse backgrounds and new perspectives to the RCL work. Learn more about RCL on the Choice 360 website.