MEMP 2012 Business Meeting

Event Logistics

Thursday, November 15, 2012
4:00–6:00 p.m. Mountain Time
Denver, Colorado
Judy Alspach -

MEMP (Middle East Microform Project) will hold its annual business meeting on Thursday, November 15, from 4 to 6 p.m. in Denver, Colorado. The meeting will take place in the Main Hall of the St. Cajetans Conference Center at the Metropolitan State University (1190 Ninth Street). All are welcome at this open meeting.

MEMP member libraries fund projects and acquisition of research materials related to the study of the Middle East and related regions through an annual membership fee. Representatives of member institutions meet annually to discuss current and future projects and set priorities for additional acquisitions.

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