Dr. Hope A. Olson is the recipient of the 2017 Margaret Mann Citation presented by the Cataloging and Metadata Management Section (CaMMS). The Mann Citation will be presented on June 24 at the ALCTS Awards Ceremony at the 2017 American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference and Exhibition in Chicago.
The Mann Citation, recognizing outstanding professional achievement in cataloging or classification, includes a $2,000 scholarship donated in the recipient’s honor by OCLC, Inc. to the library school of the winner’s choice. Dr. Olson has chosen the University of Alberta to be the recipient of this year’s scholarship award.
In gratitude for the scholarship funds, School of Library and Information Studies at the Unversity of Alberta created a short video in Dr. Olson's honor.