Music OCLC Users Group: Call for Nominations (Board Positions)

The MOUG Nominating Committee seeks nominations for the offices of Secretary/Newsletter Editor (a 2-year commitment) and Continuing Education Coordinator (a 2-year commitment). We will assemble a slate of candidates this spring for an election to be held in the fall. Terms of office will begin at the end of the MOUG annual meeting to be held in Portland, Oregon, in January 2018. Below are brief descriptions of each office, paraphrased from the MOUG Bylaws and MOUG Handbook.

Secretary/Newsletter Editor: The person in this position serves for 2 years. The Secretary/Newsletter Editor serves as a member of the Executive Board and participates in general supervision of the organization’s affairs. He/she records the minutes of the annual business meeting and the sessions of the Executive Board, and carries out other administrative duties. Additionally, the Secretary/Newsletter Editor is responsible for publication and distribution of the organization’s tri-annual newsletter.

Continuing Education Coordinator: The person in this position serves for 2 years. The Continuing Education Coordinator serves as a member of the Executive Board and participates in general supervision of the organization’s affairs. He/she chairs the Program committee for the annual meeting, and oversees local arrangements and program planning/implementation for the annual meeting.

If you would like to nominate someone (including yourself) for either office, or if you would like
more information, please call or e-mail one of the committee members. For full consideration,
please submit nominations by Friday, June 2, 2016. Nominations received after that date may also be considered. Candidates for office must be individual members of MOUG in good standing at the time the ballot is distributed.

For more information about MOUG, please see Serving as an officer on the Executive Board is a wonderful and rewarding opportunity to more fully engage in MOUG’s activities. Thank you in advance for your willingness to contribute to the continued vitality of our organization!


Thank you,

The MOUG Nominating Committee

William (“Mac”) Nelson, Committee Chair
Cello Music Cataloger
Jackson Library
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
P.O. Box 26170
Greensboro, NC 27402-6170

Alan Ringwood
Vice Chair, Music OCLC Users Group (MOUG)
Coordinator, Music & Multimedia Resources Cataloging
University of Texas Libraries
The University of Texas at Austin
P.O. Box P
Austin, TX 78713-8916
Phone: (512) 495-4191 | Fax: (512) 495-4296

Colin Bitter
Systems/Web Services Librarian
Camden County College Library
P.O. Box 200
College Drive
Blackwood, NJ 08012-0200
856-227-7200 x4233

Music Cataloger/Repository Librarian (part time)
The College of New Jersey
2000 Pennington Road
Ewing, NJ 08628-0718