Saturday, November 20, 2010

CFP - Peer reviewers

The editor of Internet Reference Services Quarterly seeks new members to serve as peer reviewers on the Editorial Board of IRSQ. Visit the journal’s website for a complete description of the journal.

Editorial responsibilities:

Critique the presentation, style, and quality of manuscripts

Provide candid and respectful comments

Encourage at least two author(s) to submit papers each year to the

Serve as a generalist and review all topics within the scope of IRSQ

Administrative responsibilities:

Provide a quick turn-around for reviews, usually 3 weeks

Review at least one manuscript per year. Many board members review two
or three.

Be responsive in email correspondence

Serve for three years

To apply, please submit the following to Brenda Reeb, Editor, at


1-3 writing samples

An essay of 200-500 words indicating why you want to serve and
describing your experience with Internet reference resources and

Application review begins December 6, 2010.

Brenda Reeb
Head, Business & Government Information Library
University of Rochester
PO Box 270055
Rochester, NY 14627
ph 585.275.8249 / via libref-l