I’ve been looking forward to sharing this with you for a while! I caught the authors’ call for participants on the NMRT listserv – although I didn’t fit the demographic, I knew the results of their research would be fascinating. 733 more words
This post summarizes this article: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0099133314000123 The research showed that LIS students can improve their chances of obtaining an academic library position after graduation by doing a variety of things (details in the post). I am not surprised by the results, as it shows that involvement outside the classroom is essential.