For the past three years, the SFU Library has hosted an annual event celebrating SFU faculty, students and staff who have authored a book or book chapter published in the preceding year. Planning is underway for the next event honouring books published during the 2010 calendar year. A reception to mark the accomplishments of SFU authors will be held on March 22, 2011 from 3:30pm to 5:00pm in the Library’s Special Collections and Rare Books Division.
The Library is currently accepting nominations for publications to be recognized as part of this celebration. The eligibility criteria are straightforward:
• Author/co-author of a book or book chapter published during the 2010 calendar year
• Author is a current SFU student, current staff person or current/retired faculty member
• New works only (no reprints or revised editions)
• No articles in journals or magazines
SFU authors who meet the eligibility criteria listed above are invited to submit their publications via the survey at: http://websurvey.sfu.ca/survey/68122257
The deadline for submissions is February 15, 2011 (extended from Feb 1, 2011). For more information, please contact Angela Raasch at firstname.lastname@example.org or 778-782-4084.