James M. Milne Library
Special Collections Blog Guidelines
The mission of the James M. Milne Library’s Special Collections Blog is to promote events, activities, and collections of the Alden Room and Special Collections to the SUNY Oneonta community and visitors to the library’s website. It aims to increase interest in materials in the Special Collections.
SUNY Oneonta students, alumni, the academic community, and public visitors to the James M. Milne Library homepage.
Policies, Guidelines, and Procedures
The blog will be managed by a member of the Special Collections Committee. Submissions will be reviewed and approved by the Blog Manager prior to posting.
Bloggers must be affiliated with the SUNY Oneonta community (students, faculty, staff, etc.), or be an invited guest by the Blog Manager.
The content of submissions should fall into one of the following categories:
Topics outside of the previous categories will need to be approved by the Blog Manager to ensure they meet the missions of the blog.
The Blog Manager reserves the right to reject submissions that do not conform to the submission guidelines or the mission of the blog.
Bloggers are required to check facts, spelling and grammar errors, and properly cite sources. Citation style preferred is MLA. Images, videos, and other materials used in posts should not violate copyright.
Blog posts should follow the following format:
Submissions must be sent to Sarah Rhodes (email@example.com) or Heather Stalter (Heather.Stalter@oneonta.edu). All submissions must include the following information:
James M. Milne Library reserves the copyright content of the blog and reserves the right to repost or republish all or portions of the blog posts on other college social media accounts or publications at any time.