Journal of Information Literacy

The 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.

Copyediting 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 focussed on the future of information literacy and having access to the latest research in the field.” Sharon Lawler, copy-editor.

Please consult the Copy Editor role description for more details on what is involved. If you would like to be considered for this role, which is unpaid, please send a brief personal statement (no more than 500 words) indicating your ability to undertake the activities listed in the job description. Please send this personal statement, together with a CV to The deadline for applications is Monday 21 September.

Feel free to get in touch with Ruth Stubbings ( Interim Managing Editor or one of our copy-editors, Helen Bader, ( or Kirsten McCormick ( if you have any questions about the role.