Enhancing professional development by writing for publication in library and information science

Nicholas Joint

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    Argues that enhanced professional development and writing for publication are related activities and are mutually beneficial.By aiming for a more rigorous form of professional writing, greater insight into one's professional practice is possible. The simple examples of the workplace experiment and case study that this paper briefly sketches out could help practitioners improve the type of 'practitioner research' that they undertake.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)5-7
    Number of pages2
    JournalLibrary Review
    Issue number1
    Publication statusPublished - 2006


    • continuing professional development
    • libraries
    • librarians
    • career development
    • writing
    • journals

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