Association of Seventh-day Adventist Librarians

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The Association of Seventh-day Adventist Librarians (ASDAL) is an organization of Seventh-day Adventist librarians, an independent ministry to the church.[1]

It holds an annual meeting, awards the D. Glenn Hilts Scholarship,[2] publishes the periodical ASDAL Action,[3] and is a sponsor of the Seventh-day Adventist Periodical Index (SDAPI).

History[edit]

The Association was formed in 1981 at a meeting of Adventist librarians at Pacific Union College.[4][5]

It has held an annual conference since 1981.[6]

The Seventh-day Adventist Periodical Index developed over time.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.asdal.org/constitution.html
  2. ^ http://www.asdal.org/hilts/index.html
  3. ^ http://www.asdal.org/action/index.html; includes archives
  4. ^ Adventist Review v159 (23 September 1982), p23
  5. ^ "SDA librarian association formed". Atlantic Union Gleaner v81 (26 January 1982), p15
  6. ^ http://www.asdal.org/conf/index.html
  7. ^ "A History of the Seventh-day Adventist Periodical Index, part one" by Marilyn Crane

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