WESS Martinus Nijhoff study grant for 2002 postponed

Contact:Stephanie Sherrod


312-280-2515






ALA News Release


For Immediate Release


October 2001

WESS Martinus Nijhoff study grant for 2002 postponed

Swets Blackwell has postponed until further notice the 2002 ACRL West European Specialist Section (WESS)/Martinus Nijhoff International Study Grant after acquiring Martinus Nijhoff International, the Grant's sponsor. An announcement about the Grant's future is expected upon the complete integration of the two companies in the spring of 2002.

For further information about other ACRL award opportunities, visit the
awards Web site or contact the ACRL Awards Program Assistant, Stephanie Sherrod at 312-280-2515, email,
ssherrod@ala.org.

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