2011 ABC-CLIO Meeting Highlight Report
TODAY’S DATE: 6/3/2011
COMMITTEE NAME = ABC-CLIO Online History Award Committee
SECTION/DIVISION = History Section / RUSA
CHAIRPERSON = David C. Murray
DATES OF MEETING(S) = January 9, 2011
YOUR EMAIL = firstname.lastname@example.org
MEMBERS PRESENT = David C. Murray, Nicholas Wyant, David Fuller
MEMBERS ABSENT = Josh Lupkin
VISITORS = James Sherman (ABC-CLIO representative)
OBJECTIVES = Choose a winner for the 2011 ABC-CLIO Online History Award
SUMMARY OF MEETING(S): In all ten nominations were received by the committee. A winner was chosen: Digital Harlem: Everyday Life 1915-1930. This year the award was reduced to $2,500.
EVALUATION OF MEETING =
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RECOMMENDATIONS = This committee went very smoothly. No recommendations at this time. Note that the vendor’s role on the committee is advisory only, as has always been the case with this award.