The Libraries Australia Advisory Committee has places for up to three elected members, whose terms each last for three years. The term of elected members Chris Taylor and Noelle Nelson will expire in December.
All Libraries Australia member libraries are entitled to nominate candidates for the Libraries Australia Advisory Committee, and to vote in the election. All nominees must be employed in a Libraries Australia member library. The election will be by proportional representation with optional preferences. The successful candidates’ terms will be for three years, expiring on 31 December 2014.
Nominations should be submitted to Belinda Diehm at firstname.lastname@example.org, using the form available at www.nla.gov.au/librariesaustralia/files/2011/05/nomination-form-2011.doc.
Each nomination should include a short statement of the nominee’s experience. They will be distributed with the ballot papers for the information of voters.
For information about the Libraries Australia Advisory Committee and its current membership please visit our Advisory Committee webpage . Nominations must be received by 5 pm (Australian Eastern Summer Time) on Wednesday 23 November 2011.
Following the receipt of nominations, ballots will be dispatched by email to all Libraries Australia users on or around Wednesday 30 November 2011. Voting will conclude on Thursday 15 December 2011.