Subject-specific blogs can help us stay in-touch with current conversations and issues in the field, and they can spark new ideas that advance our own thinking about a problem. Below are a few pertinent examples, but the website Rhetoric and Composition maintains a more inclusive list.
Professional societies and organizations promote their disciplines and often provide useful resources for their members and other interested parties. These may include blogs, which highlight current discussions within the field, and useful resource lists. Regular conferences,scholarly journals, and other publications for the dissemination of new research are often associated with professional societies. They may also provide useful contact lists.