Listservs

Subscribe / Unsubscribe to Listservs

Your user account on the AskAway website is linked to mailing list subscriptions. To subscribe or unsubscribe to a list, contact your local coordinator to have them assign you the correct role or remove your account. 

Contact Listservs

Contact the appropriate listserv (EG. AskAway Service Providers listserv) for institutional announcements, shift trades and swamped messages. All participants on a listserv may post to it and messages sent to the list address by members will be distributed to all participants.

AskAway Service Providers Listserv (serviceproviders@askaway.org)

There are more than 140 librarians staffing the AskAway service. They are all linked by the AskAway Service Providers listserv. This is a closed list and only members can post to it.

AskAway Local Coordinators (coordinators@askaway.org)

Local Coordinators advise and assist BC ELN in the coordination of service staffing, training, marketing, and virtual reference policies and procedures. BC ELN manages the list closely to ensure that participants reflect the AskAway Local Coordinators Terms of Reference & Membership Criteria. This is a closed list and only members can post to it.

Evening and Weekend Service Providers (evenings-weekends@askaway.org)

For all service providers who staff from 5:00 PM onward on weekdays, or any time on Saturdays and Sundays. This is a closed list and only members can post to it.