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2019/20 Emerging local authors application form2018-10-01T12:01:19+00:00

Emerging Local Authors Application Form, 2019/2020

The eligibility criteria for the upcoming Emerging Local Authors Collection are as follows:

• Author resides on southern Vancouver Island currently OR resided on southern Vancouver Island during year of publication (“southern Vancouver Island” is the area of Vancouver Island approximately south of the Malahat, from Port Renfrew to North Saanich).
• Book was published between 2009 and 2018.
• If print, book is bound for rigors of circulation (professional quality); if digital, ebook is provided as EPUB or PDF.
• Book’s content does not contravene Canadian legislation.
• Book has not previously been included in the Emerging Local Authors Collection.
• Book is donated to library by author (one copy maximum).

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