Dalhousie SIM 2008 Outstanding Alumni Award – Call for Nominations


Librarians do many wonderful things, in their jobs and for the profession.  Here is your chance to show a fellow alumni how much you admire the outstanding job they are doing.   The SIM Associated Alumni invites nominations for the 2008 Outstanding Alumni Award.  This award honors a member of the Associated Alumni who has made an outstanding contribution to Library and Information Studies. 


Please help us select the next illustrious recipient of this Award.  Past winners include Ilga Leja (2008), Donna Bourne-Tyson (2007), Mark Leggott (2006), Judy Dunn (2004), Marie DeYoung (2003), Catherine Quinlan (2002) and Marilyn Rennick (2000).


Full details for eligibility and criteria for nominations are attached. Details can also be found at: http://sim.management.dal.ca/People_and_Groups/Associated_Alumni/index.php


Nominations may be submitted by mail, e-mail or fax addressed to:


Selection Committee, Dal SIM Outstanding Alumni Award

c/o School of Information Management

Faculty of Management

Kenneth C. Rowe Management Building

6100 University Avenue

Halifax, NS  B3H 3J5

Fax: (902) 494-2451

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All nominations must be postmarked, fax/e-mail dated no later than May 31, 2009.


Nominations of persons previously nominated but not chosen may be resubmitted.  Receipt of all submissions will be acknowledged by e-mail.


For further information, please contact Marie DeYoung, Chair, Selection Committee, Dal SIM Associated Alumni – Outstanding Alumni Award at:


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Phone: (902)491-6772/222-3522

Fax: (902)491-2178



Marie DeYoung

University Librarian

Patrick Power Library

Saint Mary's University

923 Robie Street

Halifax, NS B3H 3C3


tel 902-420-5532

fax 902-491-8698

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