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New Voices

New Voices provides a publishing platform for current postgraduate students and new career professionals emerging into the ILS field in Scotland. It is aimed at students and run by students.

Submission guidelines

  • Articles will be accepted on a rolling basis.
  • Format: 300-500 words, electronic submissions only. All file formats accepted except PDFs
  • Articles will be reviewed by at least 2 members of the New Voices committee to ensure they fit the scope and guidelines of New Voices, and a notification will be sent at the end of the review process.
  • Accepted articles will be published on the CILIPS blog.
  • Please email submissions to: and include your name and affiliation

Current Submissions

New Voices has decided on a series of topics for next year and would like to solicit submissions on dealing with mental health or disabilities. They would also like to hear about placement or graduate traineeship experiences.

View all New Voices posts here.