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Search Begins for ALCTS 2015 Professional Recognition Awards Nominations

CHICAGO - Nominations are being accepted for the 2015 Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS) awards for professional achievement. If you are interested in nominating a candidate, please contact the chair.  The deadline for nominations and supporting materials is Dec. 1.

Margaret Mann Citation

This award is presented to a cataloger or classifier for outstanding professional achievement in the areas of cataloging or classification through publication, participation in professional cataloging associations or valuable contributions to practice in individual libraries.  The Cataloging and Metadata Management Section administers the award, a citation and $2,000 to the library school of the winner's choice, which is donated by OCLC, Inc. The Mann Citation committee bases its selection on nominations made by members of the profession or friends of the profession.  Anyone with a worthy candidate is urged to nominate that person. Achievements to be considered include: notable publications; outstanding contribution to the activities of professional cataloging associations; outstanding contribution to the technical improvement of cataloging and classification and/or the introduction of a new technique of recognized importance; and outstanding contribution in the area of teaching cataloging and classification.

Send nominations to:  Cathy Wolford, chair, Mann Citation Jury, <mailto:[log in to unmask]> [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>

Visit the Margaret Mann Citation page for more information: http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/alcts/awards/profrecognition/margaretmann.cfm