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Renewal Season has arrived!
HARRASSOWITZ 2020 Renewal Lists Now Available
Libraries activated for Online Renewal Management (ORM) in Fokus can now access their title lists and submit their renewal instructions for 2020. If you have not already done so, please contact if you wish to request activation of Online Renewal Management for your Fokus account.

Libraries that are not using Online Renewal Management have been sent a renewal email with the 2019 HARRASSOWITZ Renewal Spreadsheet, including instructions. If your library has not received this renewal email, please contact

If you would like a separate list of non-calendar year subscriptions, please let us know by contacting or your Regional Sales Manager.

Renewal instructions should be submitted to HARRASSOWITZ before September 1, 2019, through Online Renewal Management or by returning the completed Renewal Spreadsheet.

For questions, please contact or your Regional Sales Manager.
Reminder: Charleston Conference Scholarship 2019
Now accepting applications!
HARRASSOWITZ is pleased to offer once again a $1,000 scholarship to attend the Annual Charleston Conference that takes place November 4-8, 2019, in Charleston, SC.

The scholarship is to be awarded to a librarian or paraprofessional who is currently working in a library and who has not yet attended a Charleston Conference. Pursuant to the 2019 Charleston Conference theme of “The time has come... to talk of many things!”, applicants are asked to write an essay of no more than 1,000 words on the following topic:

What does “The time has come... to talk of many things!” mean to libraries and vendors?

Essays should be sent to by July 15, 2019 and should be accompanied by a one-page resume. HARRASSOWITZ will notify the winner of the scholarship on August 19, 2019.

All applications will be acknowledged and will be reviewed by a panel of librarians. The scholarship must be used for the 2019 conference. Only applications from first-time Charleston attendees will be accepted.

All applicants will be notified of the results.

For more information on the Charleston Conference, registration and this year’s program, please visit here:
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Join HARRASSOWITZ at the 2019 ALA Annual Conference
This year’s ALA Annual Conference will take place at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington DC, June 20-25, 2019.

Please stop by our booth (booths 2248, 2249) to discuss HARRASSOWITZ's expert services.

Exhibit hours are:
Friday, June 21, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Saturday, June 22, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday, June 23, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday, June 24, 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Attending from HARRASSOWITZ will be:
Justin Clarke, Director of Sales and Marketing, North America
Monika Schneider, Director of Publisher Relations - Director of Sales Europe
Pat Rodgers, Director of North American Library Services
Bill Sherfey, Regional Sales Manager
Kasia Stasik, Regional Sales Manager
Sebastian Weigel, Assistant to Director of Sales
Regina Lichti, Head Approval Plan Services

Please contact or your Regional Sales Manager to make an appointment or just stop by our booth.
Did you know... ?
HARRASSOWITZ offers Approval Plans for books from Scandinavia
Norway is the Guest of Honor at the 2019 Frankfurt Book Fair. Did you know that 2019 is also the year HARRASSOWITZ celebrates a decade of providing its Scandinavian Approval Plan services to libraries? Our Scandinavian Approval Plan services cover the publications from more than 500 publishers from the Nordic countries and are just as customizable as our other Approval Plan services.

To learn more about our Scandinavian Approval Plan services, please contact

Otto Harrassowitz GmbH & Co. KG
Kreuzberger Ring 7b-d
65205 Wiesbaden


Phone: +49-(0)611-530 0
Fax: +49-(0)611-530 560
  General Partner:
Otto Harrassowitz Verwaltungs GmbH
Wiesbaden (HRB 21752 - AG Wiesbaden)

Managing Partners: Friedemann Weigel,
Ruth Becker-Scheicher, Nadja Dorn-Lange

Otto Harrassowitz GmbH & Co. KG
registered office: Wiesbaden, Germany
registry court: Wiesbaden HRA 1056
VAT-no: DE113897518
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