Nova Scotia Association of Library Technicians
5 Lakehead Court
Lower Sackville, NS
Press Release May 8, 2007
ERICA SMITH RECEIVES CANADIAN LIBRARY TECHNICIAN INTEREST GROUP AWARD OF
The Canadian Library Association's (CLA) Library Technician Interest Group
(LTIG) Award of Merit Committee today announced that Erica Smith has been
selected this year's winner of the 2007 CLA Library Technician Interest
Group Award of Merit.
The purpose of this award is to acknowledge a library technician who
demonstrates outstanding professional achievement and leadership in the
library and information community at a regional, provincial or national
Erica Smith has been very active in her provincial association. She has
served as past president of the Nova Scotia Library Association and convenor
for both the School Library Interest Group as well as the Library Technician
Interest Group of NSLA. She helped create the Library Technician Mentorship
program. Her most recent achievement is the creation of the Nova Scotia
Library Technicians Association (NSALT) and she is now their first
President. Erica is a wonderful role model in demonstrating her commitment
and dedication to her library technician profession.
Erica is a graduate of the Library and Information Technology Program of the
Nova Scotia Community College and is currently employed as a Library Support
Specialist for the Halifax Regional School Board.
The award will be presented at the CLA/APLA/NLLA 2007 National Conference,
May 23-26, in St. John's, Newfoundland.
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