MLA’s Daniel T. Richards Prize due January 23rd

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


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 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.

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