The CSLA Journal is published twice a year, once in the spring and once in the fall, as an electronic publication. It contains articles that focus on significant issues and ideas that are relevant to building-level library staff as well as those in supervisory positions. Submission of articles are welcome.

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We also welcome advertising in the Journal by library-related companies. For Information, contact Mark Williams, Advertising Coordinator. CSLA Journals may be accessed below.

CSLA Journals

CSLA 2018 Winter Journal 41(2)

CSLA 2017 Summer Journal 41(1)

CSLA 2017 Winter Journal 40(2)

CSLA 2016 Summer Journal 40(1)

CSLA 2016 Winter Journal 39(2)

2015 Spring Journal 39(1)

Mary Ann Harlan, Editor
Program Coordinator
Teacher Librarian
San Jose State University

Editorial Review Board

Debbie Abilock
Consultant, Palo Alto

Doug Achterman
Head Librarian
Gavilan Community College

Lesley S. J. Farmer
Professor – California State University
Long Beach
Librarianship Program/Dept. of ASEC

Jane Lofton
Teacher Librarian, Retired

Carlton Martz
Teacher Librarian, Retired
Yucaipa High School Yucaipa-Calimesa Joint USD
Writer, Constitutional Rights Foundation, LA

Jo Ellen Misakian
Professor Emerita
Program Director: Designated Subjects Programs
Fresno Pacific University

Marilyn Robertson
Coordinating Field Librarian, Retired
Los Angeles Unified School District

CSLA Vice President, Communications
Rosan Cable

Desktop Publishing
Anne Wick

Advertising Coordinator
Mark Williams

Journal Staff
Rosemarie Bernier

Carlton Martz

Sandy Schuckett

The CSLA Journal welcomes advertising of interest to school library personnel.

 Journal Publication Schedule


Articles solicited

Author deadline

Ad deadline

Publication date

Winter 2017 August 5, 2016 September 23, 2016 November 18, 2016 January 11, 2017
Summer 2017 Feb 6, 2017 March 13, 2017 April 25, 2017 May 29, 2017
Winter 2018 August 7, 2017 September 18, 2017 November 18, 2017 January 11, 2017