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Nominations are being accepted now for the 2016 Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS) awards for professional achievement. 

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. 

For more information on criteria and submission process, please visit the award webpage at Margaret Mann Citation page. 

If you are interested in nominating a candidate for this award, send nominations to: Marielle Veve at [log in to unmask] , chair, Mann Citation Jury. 

The deadline for nominations and supporting materials is Dec. 1.


Marielle Veve
Metadata Librarian
Thomas G. Carpenter Library
University of North Florida
1 UNF Dr., Jacksonville, FL 32224
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