The Collection Development Section is seeking nominations for the Daniel
T. Richards Prize for writing related to collecting in the health
sciences. The Richards Prize will be presented to an individual who
created a work in any format related to collecting in the health
sciences. This work must be widely accessible to the library community
and written or produced within the last two years. For further details
about the prize, see http://colldev.mlanet.org/about/awards.htm
The deadline for nominations is Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013, 5:00 P.M.
CT. Self-nominations are acceptable. Nominations need to include
complete names of authors, addresses, institutional affiliations, and
the complete citation along with a final version of the work. E-mail
nominations to Rebecca Raszewski, Awards Committee Chair at raszewr1 AT
uic.edu. Notification to the winner and the winner’s institution, and
announcements in Developments and MLA News will be made prior to the
annual MLA meeting in Boston.