Anna Belle Leiserson,
2000 Renee D. Chapman Memorial Award Recipient
The Technical Services Special Interest Section is pleased to announce the awarding of the Renee D. Chapman Memorial Award for Outstanding Contributions in Technical Services Law Librarianship to Anna Belle Leiserson, of the Vanderbilt University Law Library. Anna Belle is the developer and editor of AcqWeb, described in the nominating letter as "widely recognized as the premier Web site for this field." She is also co-editor of Technical Services Law Librarian and a frequent speaker on Web development, encouraging others to "enhance their understanding of technology and the standards that support it."
The Renee D. Chapman Memorial Award for Outstanding Contributions in Technical Services Law Librarianship is presented at the annual meeting of the American Association of Law Libraries to an individual or group in recognition of achievement in an area of technical services, for services to the Association, or for outstanding contributions to the professional literature.
The award will be made at the Technical Services SIS business meeting, Sunday July 16, 2000. Please join with the SIS in honoring Anna Belle for her pioneering work and her devotion to our field.
Gary L. Vander Meer
Chair, TS-SIS Awards Committee