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  ***Cross-posted; please pardonduplication*** OLAC seeks nominees for the Nancy B. Olson Award. The annual Nancy B. Olson Award honors a librarian who hasmade significant contributions to the advancement and understanding ofaudiovisual cataloging. Nominees shall have made contributions to audiovisualcataloging by: --Furthering the goals of standardization of AV and/orelectronic resource cataloging, including MARC coding and tagging;--Interpreting AV and/or electronic resource catalogingrules and developing policies on organization for these materials on thenational and/or international levels;--Promoting the understanding of AV and/or electronicresource cataloging, coding, and data exchange by professionals unfamiliar withthese materials and processes. Nominees may be OLAC members, but OLAC membership is notrequired. The nomination must be accompanied by a statement that providessupporting evidence for the nominee's qualifications. The nominations andstatement(s) must be dated no later than December 1, 2016. The winner will be decided at ALA Midwinter 2017. The awardwill be presented at ALA Annual 2017. A list of past winners is available at http://olacinc.org/nancy-b-olson-award-0 Please send nominations and any supporting documentation to: Stacie TraillUniversity of Minnesota [log in to unmask]   Jeannette Ho Cataloging LibrarianUniversity Libraries Texas A&M University [log in to unmask] 5000 TAMU | College Station, TX 77843-5000 Tel. 979-845-5438| Fax 979-862-1166  http://library.tamu.edu/