The Library of Congress is pleased to announce that a new version of the CIP Data Block, the cataloging information printed by publishers at the front of the book, has been implemented by the Catal
ALCTS Member Robert Wolven Wins Melvil Dewey Medal
Sponsored by OCLC and administered by the American Library Association, the 2014 Melvil Dewey Medal was awarded to Robert Wolven, Associate University Librarian for Bibliographic Services and Collection Development at Columbia University Libraries. The Melvil Dewey Award recognizes achievement and leadership in fields in which Melvil Dewey was interested: library management and training, cataloging and classification, and other aspects of librarianship. Congratulations to Robert Wolven!
More information about the Melvil Dewey Medal can be found at: http://www.ala.org/awardsgrants/melvil-dewey-medal .