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Subject: Call for nominations--SAA Leland Award

Call for nominations--SAA Leland Award

From: Caryn Radick <cradick<-at->
Date: Monday, January 28, 2013
Have you read a great new book about archives? Seen an exceptional
new finding aid? Encountered a new documentary publication that is
head and shoulders above the rest? Has a new web publication really
stood out to you?

If you have, please consider nominating it for the Society of
American Archivists Waldo Gifford Leland Award.  Nomination forms, a
list of previous winners, and more information are at


The deadline for nominations is February 28, 2013.

The annual Leland Award--a cash prize and certificate "recognizes
writing of superior excellence and usefulness in the field of
archival history, theory, and practice". (Please note that
periodicals are not eligible.)

Established in 1959, this award honors American archival pioneer
Waldo Gifford Leland (1879 - 1966), president of the Society of
American Archivists in the 1940s and one of the driving forces
behind the founding of the National Archives.

Caryn Radick, Digital Archivist
Special Collections and University Archives
Rutgers University Libraries
169 College Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1163
Fax: 732-932-7012

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