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Nominations Sought for ALCTS 2018 HARRASSOWITZ Award for Leadership in Library Acquisitions

HARRASSOWITZ, international booksellers and subscription agents, is seeking Nominations for the ALCTS 2018 HARRASSOWITZ Award for Leadership in Library Acquisitions.

Wiesbaden, Germany  ()

Nominations are being accepted for the 2018 Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS) awards for professional achievement, including the HARRASSOWITZ Award for Leadership in Library Acquisitions.

The deadline for nominations and supporting materials is Dec 1st.
Presented by the Acquisitions Section for contributions by and outstanding leadership of an individual in the field of acquisitions librarianship, the award consists of $1,500 donated by HARRASSOWITZ in honor of Dr. Knut Dorn, former managing director. Winners will be chosen based on demonstrated leadership that has contributed significantly to: improvements in acquisitions; and achievement in the field of acquisitions through contributions to professional associations, literature, the education of acquisitions professionals and the advancement of the profession.
Please send nominations to: Michael Arthur (, chair of the Leadership in Library Acquisitions Award Jury. 
Please visit the HARRASSOWITZ Award for Leadership in Library Acquisitions page for more information:  



Established in 1872, HARRASSOWITZ is a global full-service subscription agent and bookseller headquartered in Wiesbaden, Germany, specializing in the distribution of e-content, periodicals, books, and music scores to academic and research libraries.


Contact Information:

Justin Clarke, Director of Sales and Marketing, North America
Phone: (800) 348-6886 (US and Canada)
Fax: (800) 574-5732

Friedemann Weigel, Managing Partner - Director of Sales, Wiesbaden, Germany
Telephone: +49 611 530 500
Fax: +49 611 530 560
In the US: (800) 348-6886 Fax (800) 574-5732


Otto Harrassowitz GmbH & Co. KG
Editorial Contact:
Justin Clarke