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CFP: Libraries: Culture, History, and Society, Due Feb. 24, 2017

Libraries: Culture, History, and Society is now accepting submissions for our second issue, to be published in Fall 2017. A semiannual peer-reviewed publication from the Library History Round Table of the American Library Association and the Penn State University Press, LCHS will be available in print and online via JSTOR and Project Muse. For more information about the journal's aims and scope, see .

Submissions for volume 1, issue 2, are due February 24, 2017. Manuscripts must be submitted electronically through LCHS’s Editorial Manager system at They must also conform to the instructions for authors at New scholars, and authors whose work is in the "idea" stage, are welcomed to contact the editors if they would like guidance prior to submission.

We are excited to see this journal become a reality. We welcome your thoughts as we establish a platform for studying libraries within their broader humanistic and social contexts.

For further questions, please contact the editors:
Bernadette Lear,
Eric Novotny,

Granting body
Type of assistance
Research and Statistics
Type of library
No restrictions
Ethnic background
Not Restricted By Ethnicity
Available throughFebruary 24, 2017
State (US/CA)-- (United States) --
Open to non-U.S. residents?Yes
Open to non-ALA membersYes

Contact information:
Bernadette A. Lear
Penn State Harrisburg Library
351 Olmsted Dr.
Middletown, PA 17057

This opportunity originated from the Financial Assistance for Library and Information Studies Directory (FALIS).