Identifying and engaging with your community of practice in your liaison area is essential for developing and refining your level of expert knowledge in areas for which you are a liaison. Engaging with peers in your community of collections and research practice also enhances your professional profile and the profile of the Colby College Libraries.
- Join or develop a network of colleagues at other institutions involved in your community of practice.
- Identify the ACRL sections, interest groups and listservs pertinent to your liaison area
- Identify and participate in specialized library associations or academic research organizations to gain in-depth knowledge about practices related to collections in your areas.
- Share your knowledge with library and faculty colleagues.