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Subject: Nominations sought
Date: Mon, 19 Jun 2000 10:05:26 -0400
From: Rick Anderson <Rick_Anderson@UNCG.EDU>
Nominations are invited for the office of Co-Chair,
ALA/ALCTS Acquisitions Librarians/Vendors of Library
Materials Discussion Group. The two Co-Chairs must be
members of ALCTS, and will serve a one-year term.
Attendance at ALA Midwinter and Annual meetings is
required, as the Co-Chairs' primary duty is the
organization of Discussion Group meetings at those
conferences. The Co-Chairs do not need to be acquisitions
librarians as such, but should understand acquisitions
processes and issues.
The Group's current Co-Chairs are Rick Anderson (UNC
Greensboro) and Dan Halloran (in the person of Barry Fast,
Blackwell's Book Services). To nominate, send name, title
and institution of nominee to Rick Anderson
(firstname.lastname@example.org) before 12:00 pm EDT on Wednesday,
June 28. Self-nominations are both permitted and
The election will take place at the Discussion Group
meeting on Saturday, July 8 from 8:30 to 10:30 am in room
Superior A at the Sheraton Chicago, 301 East North Water
Nominations received after the deadline will not be
placed on the printed ballot, but will be recognized from
the floor and may be written in.
Head Acquisitions Librarian
"If you enjoy, you understand;
if you understand, you enjoy...
To like a football game is to
understand it in the football way."
-- Gertrude Stein