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Support Weave on Giving Tuesday
Posted by Rebecca Blakiston on 2021-11-29

Donate: Every Dollar HelpsAn affiliate of the CLIR nonprofit, Weave relies on donations to continue publishing peer-reviewed research articles, professional writing, and columns on library user experience (UX) research. Our journal will always remain open access and freely available to all. Donating even a small amount will go a long way toward helping us achieve and expand our mission to support [...]

Announcing fall 2021 issue
Posted by Rebecca Blakiston on 2021-11-16

We're pleased to announce that volume 4, issue 2 is out!In this issue, authors discuss how they're building empathy and understanding for segments of their audience in order to serve them better. We hope these examples inspire you to create evidence-based, data-informed personas to identify priorities and improvements to your own services.Using UX Personas to Improve GIS and Data [...]

Welcome new editors!
Posted by Rebecca Blakiston on 2021-10-20

We're excited to introduce you to our two new editors for Weave! Berika Williams, Scholarly Submissions Berika is our new Assistant Editor. She joins Camille Thomas and Scott Young to form our Scholarly Submissions team.Berika is Emerging Technologies and Web Librarian at Tufts University where she specializes in content strategy, IA, and UX research. She leads their UX efforts as well as [...]

Join us for our first Authors Chat
Posted by Rebecca Blakiston on 2021-10-11

Hi everyone,We're trying something new, and you're invited! Join us for our first Weave Authors Chat, October 19, 5-6pm EDT.Authors from our Spring issue will join us for an hour of conversation, networking, and more. Topics include:Implementing Universal Design for Learning Elements in the Online Learning Materials of a First-Year Required Course by Ben Rearick, Erica England, Jennifer Saulnier [...]

Seeking editors for Weave
Posted by Rebecca Blakiston on 2021-08-02

Interested in getting involved in Weave? We're looking for two editors to join our collaborative editorial team that keeps the journal running. Like all positions at Weave, editors are volunteers and work remotely from anywhere in the world. Learn more about our editorial philosophy and meet our team.We recognize systemic inequities in academic publishing and are developing more inclusive [...]

Volume 4, Issue 1 is out
Posted by Rebecca Blakiston on 2021-07-26

We're pleased to announce that after some delay, Weave volume 4, issue 1 is out! This spring issue is later than usual, but that's because we've launched our new publication platform and website using the open source Janeway product. There's been a lot of work going on behind the scenes to make this happen, and we hope you like it. In this issue, we focus on digital [...]

We're working on a new website
Posted by Rebecca Blakiston on 2021-06-25

Things look a bit different! We're migrating our website and article platform to Janeway. Things might be imperfect right now, but we promise we're working hard to improve your experience on the site.In the meantime, if you have any feedback send it our way: helloweaveux@umich.edu.

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