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Writing can help the academic librarian meet the performance criteria of faculty rank or status. More significantly, it actively engages the librarian in research, scholarship and publication. This article explains how the academic work environment can support the librarian writer. Suggestions are also made for getting started in writing productively.
"The Academic Librarian as Writer." Writing and Publishing: The Librarian's Handbook. Eds. by Carol Smallwood and Ann Riedling. Chicago: American Library Association, 2010. 155-156.