Please forward this announcement freely; nominees need not be SAA members.

The C.F.W. Coker Award For Description subcommittee of the Society of
the American Archivists  invites nominations of finding aids, finding
aid systems, projects that involve innovative development in archival
description, or descriptive tools that enable archivists to produce
effective finding aids.

Individuals, institutions, or groups of individuals or institutions are

The full description of the Coker Award, nomination forms, and a list of
past recipients can be found here: 

To submit a nomination, download a form and return it to SAA at the
address below:

Co-chairs, Awards Committee
Society of American Archivists
527 S. Wells St., 5th Floor
Chicago, IL 60607-3922

The deadline for applications is February 28, 2008.

The C.F.W. Coker Award subcommittee is:
Chris Burns, University of Vermont:
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Mattie Sink, Mississippi State University Libraries:
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Karen King, University of Maryland
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Mark Matienzo, American Institute of Physics
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