Founded 1956

SALALM - Seminar on the Acquisition of Latin American Library Materials

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The SALALM Newsletter is published six times a year (in June, August, October, December, February, April). Members and non-members may submit news or articles in any of the official languages of SALALM. The deadline for submission of news and articles is the 15th of the month before the month of publication and should be submitted to the Newsletter editor ( The deadline for advertising is the 25th of the month before the month of publication and should be sent to the SALALM Secretariat (

Regular features include:

  • President's Message
  • SALALM Conference Reports
  • Committee News
  • Members' News, includes personal news, address/e-mail/phone changes, professional travel/speaking, honors, etc.
  • Members' Publications
  • New Members
  • Institutional News, includes new collections, grants, cooperative agreements, recognitions, renovations, etc.
  • Book Trade News
  • Library Statistics/Price Indexes
  • Announcements, catch-all for brief news of interest for Latin Americanists, non-member institutional news, etc.
  • Serials News, announcements of new serial titles/ceased titles in the field.
  • Conferences and Meetings
  • Conferences Past
  • Professional Reading
  • Book Reviews
  • Obituaries
  • Miscelanea cultural
  • Prizes and Awards

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