[Please excuse any duplication as this is being cross-posted.]
Call for nominations for the International SCI-TECH Librarian Award
Do not miss the opportunity to nominate a qualified colleague for the
Internation SCI-TECH Librarian Award. It may be the only way to ensure that
that the person can attend the annual Special Library's Association
conference in San Antonio, Texas. It is mutually benificial to have
international representation at conferences. Read the following information
on nomination and submit the name of someone, who you feel should be
attending the June 2001 conference.
Please note that the deadline is for Jan. 1, 2001, you do not have much
time. So hurry and submit your nominations. We look forward to your
INTERNATIONAL SCIENCE-TECHNOLOGY DIVISION LIBRARIAN AWARD
The International Science-Technology Division Librarian Award is presented
to a librarian outside of the United States and Canada. The purpose of the
award is to provide an opportunity for a librarian outside of the United
States and Canada to attend the annual Special Libraries Association (SLA)
conference. The award will consist of conference registration and airfare,
not to exceed US$1000.
The SLA Science-Technology Division Awards Committee reserves the right to
withhold the award if a sufficient number of appropriate candidates are not
Be a current member of SLA, preference going to members of the
Reside and work outside of the United States and Canada. Be working
currently in a library, information center, library school or
other information capacity; preferably in the science and technology area.
Submission should be in English.
Self-nominations are encouraged. Send a typed and signed statement including
information on the candidate's professional career, professional activities
or offices held, special projects or services, publications, and any other
related functions that qualify the person for the award.
Documentation, although not mandatory, may include a current curriculum vita
OR resume for the candidate, significant publications, supporting letters,
DEADLINE FOR NOMINATIONS:
January 1, 2001
APPLICATION PROCEDURES for the INTERNATIONAL SCIENCE-TECHNOLOGY DIVISION
1. Fill out the application. A copy is included in this issue and on the
Science-Technology Division web site: http://www.sla.org/division/dst/
2. Include a current resume and relevant materials as outlined in the
criteria for the award.
POST AWARD REQUIREMENTS
1. Recipient(s) will write a brief article (approximately 1,000 words) on
the conference experience for the November 2001 Newsletter.
2. Recipient(s) will be asked to serve on the Science-Technology Division
the following year in order to provide for the continuity and enthusiasm of
1. Applicants will receive notification of award status by early February
2001. The award check will be sent to the recipient as soon as the receipts
are received by the Awards Chairperson.
2. The recipient's names will be posted to the Science-Technology Division's
3. The announcement and introduction of the recipient will take place the
recipient at the Science-Technology Division's Annual Business
Meeting/breakfast. Details forthcoming.
Email nominations and materials preferred. Hard copy/print materials
SUBMIT THE ABOVE DOCUMENTS AND NOMINATION FORM FOR THE INTERNATIONAL
LIBRARIAN AWARD TO:
Chair, Science-Technology Division Award Committee
RE: INTERNATIONAL SCIENCE-TECHNOLOGY DIVISION LIBRARIAN AWARD
CISTI, National Research Council Canada
NRC Information Centre Ottawa
Montreal Road, Bldg. M-55, Room 148
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fax: (613) 952-8239
Please allow 2 weeks for mail delivery.
Nomination Form (Please type or print):
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