Sneak peek: MLA’14 Party with a Purpose auction items!

2014 MLA Party with a Purpose Silent Auction and Live Auction Items Available for Browsing!

Let the Browsing Begin!!!

MLA 2014 Party with a Purpose Silent and Live Auction Items are up!
https://www.biddingforgood.com/auction/auctionhome.action?auctionId=207171152[biddingforgood.com] (Online bidding is not available).

Check back as additional items may be added!

The National Planning Committee has had a generous response from individuals, libraries, MLA Sections and Chapters, and vendors!  The auction items donated as of May 9 are listed on the website. Starting May 17 with the opening of the exhibits, bidding sheets will be with each Silent Auction Item and the Silent Auction will be near Registration.  The Live Auction at the Party with a Purpose on Tuesday, May 20 (must have a ticket to party to bid) will be around 8:15 with our fantastic auctioneer Clinton “Marty” Thompson, Jr., AHIP, coming out of retirement to lead the bidding.

Live Auction items are:

Hyatt gift card $200 – Hyatt Fulfillment of Maryland
Kindle and trial access to Scopus – Elsevier
Limited edition 12-inch fine art ($495 value) print from artist’s portfolio – Thomas Fallon Photography
One Paid Registration with guaranteed spot ($500 value) to University of Pittsburgh’s HSLS Systematic Review Workshop – Health Science Library System, University of Pittsburgh
One room, two-night hotel stay ($800 value) – Manhattan Midtown East – Public Services Section

NOTE the following!

Closing Bids for some Silent Auction items will be taken at 10:30 am on MONDAY, May 19.
Closing Bids for the rest of the Silent Auction items will be taken at 10:30 am on Tuesday, May 20.

If you are the winning bidder, plan to pay for your item and pick it up no later than Tuesday, May 20 at 4 pm!!  Cash, checks and Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover will be accepted for payment.

 

Current donations from Sections for bragging rights are between:

History of the Health Sciences Section of the Medical Library Association
Hospital Libraries Section of the Medical Library Association
International Cooperation Section of the Medical Library Association
Public Services Section of the Medical Library Association

Current donations from Chapters for bragging rights are between:

Midwest Chapter/MLA
Northern California and Nevada Medical Library Group/MLA

Current donations from Libraries for bragging rights are between:

University of Minnesota Health Sciences Libraries
Health Science Library System, University of Pittsburgh

Current donations from Vendors for bragging rights are between:

American Academy of Pediatrics
Matthews Medical Books
Scopus – Elsevier
Wolper Information Services

Which MLA Section or Chapter, Library, or Vendor will come out on top and be listed in the MLA Focus and MLA News?  Only your bids will make the decision.

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