SLANZA are currently accepting articles and book reviews for our next Collected magazine edition with the theme:
Librarians: The role of the librarian during challenging times
Submissions for issue #26 close 24th July 2020
This can include working through an epidemic (Covid19), inclusion, diversity, issues of race, and any other topic you feel fits this topic.
Each issue we like to ask a question, and encourage as many people as possible to contribute. For issue #26 our question is: What do you consider to be the most important contribution a school librarian makes? 50 word maximum per submission. Images with subtitles also welcome.
Please consider contributing to our magazine; articles must be submitted online http://www.slanza.org.nz/collected.html by 24th July 2020 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Collected - SLANZA School Library Association of New Zealand Aotearo Te Puna Whare Mātauranga a Kura
Response to the question of the term - Each time Collected is published, we will ask a question that is put out to our members for a response Tech in the library - 500 words highlighting a website or some form of technology that is relevant to school librarians Other - you are welcome to make suggestions.
Types of submissions
Full length - 1000-2000 words - feature article, researched with an attached bibliography and high quality images
Short length - 500-1000 words
Letter to the editor - 150 words in response to previous articles, or to invoke dialog with other members, or general musings about the library scene
Librarian in the spotlight - 150-300 words about yourself or a librarian including images of the person and their library
Book Review(s) - 150 honest words about books of your choice that you'd like to share with others
Library bytes - this is our NEW show-off section of Collected. You can submit anything from a picture with a caption, to a quote that you find relevant to your library, or a short snippet of information you would like to share
Response to the question of the issue - Each time Collected is published, we will ask a question that is put out to our members for a response
Other - we are open to new suggestions. Please email Melanie at email@example.com to discuss your ideas.