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Library Publishing Competencies
  • Allison Brown, SUNY Geneseo
  • Emily Cole, George Mason University
  • Adrian K. Ho, University of Kentucky
  • Amanda Hurford, PALNI
  • Melanie Kowalski, Emory University
  • Ally Laird, Penn State University
  • Jessica Lange, McGill University
  • Devin Soper, Florida State University
  • Carrye Syma, Texas Tech University
  • Ted Polley, IUPUI
  • Christine Fruin, American Theological Library Association
  • Melanie Schlosser, Library Publishing Coalition
This publication provides a list of skills and knowledge useful in the development and provision of publishing services in libraries, organized into three categories: publishing, program development and management, and teaching and consulting. It will support publishing programs in identifying essential skills and will help individuals in the field to identify their strengths and the areas in which they are interested in growing.

The Competencies was authored by the Library Publishing Coalition's (LPC) Professional Development Committee with input from the LPC community.
  • Library publishing,
  • Scholarly publishing
Publication Date
April, 2020
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Allison Brown, Emily Cole, Adrian K. Ho, Amanda Hurford, et al.. "Library Publishing Competencies" (2020)
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