INCITE is the premier magazine for the library and information sector in Australia. It is distributed to all ALIA members and to subscribers around the world.
ISSN 0158-0876 (print), 2202-347X (online)
ALIA Members can access the latest full editions of INCITE via our Members Portal.
Ideas for articles are always welcome. Email the editor with your idea or story lead. You will find guidelines on how to submit to INCITE here and below is a list of our 2015 and 2016 features and copy deadlines.
We welcome submissions from ALIA Members and staff belonging to Institutional Member organisations, along with content from invited guest contributors (articles by non members may be published at the discretion of the editor).
INCITE 2015 features and copy deadlines
Bright Ideas – LIS education in class and on the job
This month, INCITE looks at LIS education. We’re inviting educators to tell us about emerging themes and essential skills, and we’re inviting new graduates to share their experiences as newcomers to our profession. And we’re asking you how you keep learning after you’ve left the classroom, and how you help your community to update and upskill.
|23 June 2015|
Innovation: New spaces, new ways and strategies for building support
True innovation helps libraries adapt to meet their users’ needs now, and into the future. And innovation comes in many forms: in achieving resourcing support through grants, through getting your stakeholders truly on board with your vision and tailoring your services for the needs of specific groups in your community. How do you do it?
|21 July 2015|
Collections: Opening up access to historic collections and curation in a multimedia world
There’s a new buzzword in town: curation. Is this the ‘new’ face of librarianship? Major national and international digitisation projects are changing the way we think about geographical borders, and our multimedia world is bringing the LIS profession and our colleagues in records management and archives closer together than ever before. We want to know what that means for your library and how it is impacting on your work, your career and the collections you manage.
|18 August 2015|
Designs that last: What’s new what’s good in library architecture and design
There are many ways design can improve the user experience, and it’s not just about the big ticket, brand new buildings. If you have a story about how your library changed it up to make it better for clients, then INCITE would like to hear about it for our November/December feature.
|22 September 2015|
INCITE 2016 features and copy deadlines
Finding the innovation sweet spot
|1 December 2015|
Every Member an advocate: making your voice heard
|2 February 2016|
All things digital
|5 April 2016|
ALIA National: what's happening in Adelaide and why you should be there
|30 May 2016|
|9/10||September/October||Education and employment special: How you can stay at the top of your game with ALIA PD||30 August 2016|
|11/12||November/December||Future predictions for the LIS sector in Australia||4 October 2016|
INCITE is read by library and information professionals nationally and internationally. It is consistently identified by our members as one of the key benefits and resources provided through their membership of ALIA, with 5,000 paid copies distributed of every edition and a readership of over 20,000 across all sectors and interests in the profession. INCITE readers look to the magazine for accurate, informative reports on the latest news and events in the library world, and are keen to know about the latest products and services relevant to their industry.
Every edition is published in hard copy and online. INCITE can help you connect directly with Australia’s library and information professionals.
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