I do the best I can with this blog, but weekly postings can be difficult to produce. I’d love to bring in a contributor to help share the load.

If you would like to become a contributor to TOAL, please send a resume or CV, and a draft of a post to, or provide a link to a piece already published. Drafts should be 500-1500 words long and pertain to academic librarianship in any discipline or at level. No book reviews, please.

Contributing to Your Site

After a recent negative experience I’ve decided to establish a policy for contributing to other blogs or websites.

I’m happy to contribute my time and talents to other ventures, but I must be compensated for it. I will no longer write for other sites without being paid in either money or a reciprocal post.

Please send any spec posts to