LISSA and GSLIS student group announcements

     The LISSA listserv is a moderated email announcement-only listerv designed to serve the current graduate students of the Simmons Graduate School of Library and Information Science, all of whom are members the Library and Information Science Student Association (LISSA).

The purpose of the LISSA listserv is to distribute information and announcements about the business and events of Library and Information Science Student Association (LISSA) and student chapters of professional organizations of Simmons GSLIS to the student community.

Information on other topics or soliciting discussion should be posted to the LISSA_chat listserv (

While this is a listserv designed for current Simmons GSLIS students, members of the Simmons GSLIS faculty and staff, as well as alumni of the program, may subscribe, and are currently subscribed, to this listserv.

Only approved subscribers of the listserv may post messages to the listserv. Approved subscribers include:

- LISSA Board members

- Board members of other students groups associated with the Simmons program

- Student group faculty and staff advisors.

Approved subscribers must email their announcement to in order to post to the listserv. Once approved, messages will be forwarded to all members of the listserv.

As this is a listserv of professionals, please keep all language professional, polite, and clear of profanity and offensive terms that may discriminate against or offend anyone on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, or religion.

For more information on proper netiquette, see The Net Users Guidelines and Netiquette ( by Arlene H. Rinaldi at Florida Atlantic University.

If you experience any technical difficulties with the listserv, please send email to

effective 1/19/2004