Dear CALA Members & Friends:
The 2007/2008 CALA Awards Committee (Jiun Kuo, chair, Elaine Dong, Jie Huang, Miao Jin, Li Sun) would like to call for nominations for the 2008 CALA Distinguished Service Award.
The criteria are:
The Distinguished Service Award is established to recognize an individual each year for her/his outstanding contributions to librarianship in general and to Chinese-American librarianship in particular. The word "librarianship" is defined broadly to include the fields of information science, educational media and archives. The award consists of a citation and a plaque. The recipient will be honored at the 2008 CALA Awards Banquet at the ALA Annual Conference in Anaheim, California.
Please send your nominations, along with nomination materials via email (firstname.lastname@example.org) to the Awards Committee chair. You may also fax or mail your nominations directly to :
Jiun Kuo Head of Cataloging and Metadata Services Rice University Fondren Library MS 44 P.O. Box 1892 Houston, Texas 77251-1892
fax: (713) 348-5862
Each nomination packet shall comprise items from both the nominator and the nominee:
The deadline for submission is Friday, May 2, 2008.
The 2007/2008 Awards Committee
Jiun Kuo <email@example.com>, chair
Elaine Dong <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Jie Huang <email@example.com>
Miao Jin <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Li Sun <email@example.com>