Value of Library and Information Services
Request for Proposals
Request for Proposals on
"The Value of Using Library and Information Services:
Return on Investment in Health/Hospital Libraries"
TO: Graduate Schools of Library and Information Science
FROM: Frieda O. Weise, President, Medical Library Association
Carla J. Funk, Executive Director, Medical Library Association
DATE: February 22, 2000
DEADLINE: March 17, 2000
MLA is issuing this Request for Proposals to study methods that
assess the value of library and information services as defined
by medical librarians to the success of their organizations. Please
feel free to share this RFP with colleagues who may consider submitting
The deadline for receipt of proposals at MLA headquarters is March 17,
2000. Direct any inquiries to Kate
E. Corcoran, Director of Research and Information Systems, at 312.419.9094
Includes an overview of the project, background on the Medical Library
Association, and general instructions for submitting a proposal.
Includes purpose, audience, required deliverables, criteria for selection,
required proposal contents, plus rights and ownership information.
This cover sheet must accompany each proposal.