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NMLA Annual Conference Call for Proposals

| May 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

​The New Mexico Library Association is seeking proposals for sessions at its annual conference, which will be held November 1-3, 2017 in Albuquerque, NM. Please send your submissions that share innovative ideas and insights and that will inspire and encourage us to transform and refresh New Mexico’s library programs, services and collections. We especially encourage first-time presenters to submit their proposals. A new feature this year will be poster sessions, presented during the opening reception Wednesday evening.

Here are some important things to know:

Proposal deadline extended to June 15, 2017.
Include as much detail as possible on the proposal form.
Programs will be selected based upon adherence to the conference theme, timeliness of topic, and availability of space.
If you would like to present more than one session, please submit a separate form for each session.

All applicants will be notified in writing of the status of applications by June 30, 2017.

Send in your proposal using this form, or copy this address into your browser address bar: https://goo.gl/forms/rRFSUuIx2PFTnBDy2

Questions? Please contact Lea Briggs, Conference Program Chair, at Programs@NMLA.org or by calling 505-400-7309.

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Preliminary Slate of Candidates for NMLA Board Offices

| May 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

NMLA Members,

Here is the preliminary slate of candidates for board offices. If you have another candidate for a specific office you would like included, you may submit (to the committee) a petition for them with signatures from 20 members in good standing.  This petition must be received by the Nominations and Elections Committee before June 2nd, 2017. After the petitions are submitted, the committee will determine the specific eligibility of both candidates and petition signers. The complete and final slate will be published in the summer newsletter and our general election will be held in August. Thank you very much for your cooperation and participation.

Petition for Candidacy for NMLA Office (.doc)

Petition for Candidacy for NMLA Office (.pdf)

Respectfully submitted, Nominaitons and Elections Committee

Sharon Jenkins, Chair
Paulita Aguilar
Kathleen Dull

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