Our Gov Docs colleagues have been active in our national and local library associations. On the national level, I just received this list of LA librarians running for ALA positions:
Candidate Name/ Ballot/ Position/
YOUNG, TERRY / AASL / DIRECTOR-ELECT REGION V
KING, GENNICE WILLIAMS /ACRL_AFAS / VICE-CHAIR-CHAIR-ELECT
DAUGHERTY, ALICE / ACRL_DLS / MEMBER-AT-LARGE
ARNOLD, PABBY / ALSC / 2012 CALDECOTT COMMITTEE
GRIFFIN, GAIL GUIDRY / ALTAFF / TRUSTEE SECTION CHAIR ELECT
BROWN, SONNET ERIN / GODORT / NOMINATING COMMITTEE
Sonnet Brown is one of ours--from UNO.
On the local front, three docs colleagues received awards at the LLA Awards Ceremony:
Lori Smith of Southeastern won the Outstanding Academic Librarian Award
Ferol Foos of the State Library of Louisiana won the Margaret T. Lane Award
Howard L. Coy of Vernon Parish Library won the LLA Meritorious Service Award
CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL!
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