The Journal of Information Literacy is recruiting!

Journal of Information Literacy logoThe Journal of Information Literacy (JIL), the peer-reviewed open access journal published by the CILIP Information Literacy Group, is looking to appoint two copy editors.

The role is voluntary but very rewarding, working with a friendly, enthusiastic team. You can find out more about what it involves by reading the copy editor role description.

“Copy-editing for the Journal of Information Literacy offers the opportunity to use my copy-editing skills, while gaining experience working as part of a great team focused on the future of information literacy and having access to the latest research in the field.”

Sharon Lawler, copy editor.

If you would like to be considered for this role, which is unpaid, you are asked to submit a brief personal statement (of no more than 500 words), indicating your ability to undertake the activities listed in the role description.

Please email this personal statement, together with a CV, to The deadline for applications is Thursday, August 31st, 2017.

If you have any questions about the role, please  contact Michelle O’Connell, Managing Editor, of the Journal of Information Literacy (, or one of our copy-editors, Helen Bader ( or Sharon Lawler (

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