The Association for Library Collections and Technical Services (ALCTS,
a division of the American Library Association) is seeking nominations
for the 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.
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.
Nominations are due Dec. 1, 2019. For more information, including
nomination instructions, please consult the ALA's website:
Margaret Mann Citation Jury:
Greg Leazer (chair)
Luiz H. Mendes