RCL Call for Reviewers

Are you looking for a summer professional development project that enhances your collection services and liaison skills? Resources for College Libraries (RCL), the Choice/ACRL core bibliography of essential titles for undergraduate teaching and research, seeks experienced academic librarians and faculty to serve as peer reviewers.

We are currently seeking referees for the following RCL Social Science and Science + Technology subjects:

Agriculture • Anthropology • Astronomy • Biology • Business Administration • Chemistry • Communication and Mass Media • Computer Science • Economics • Education • Environmental Sciences • General Science • Geography • Geology • Health Sciences and Medicine • Law • Linguistics • Mathematics • Physics • Political Science • Psychology • Sociology • Sports and Recreation • Technology and Engineering

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 adoherty@ala-choice.org. Preference will be given to those who apply by May 20, 2022.

We are committed to pursuing equity and inclusion and seek reviewers with diverse backgrounds and new perspectives to the RCL work. Learn more on the Choice 360 website.