In addition to the candidates for ALA Council listed in the December American Libraries (p. 12-13), 26 individuals have petitioned to be included on the ballot. According to ALA's Governance Office, petition candidates are:
* Monika J. Antonelli, reference librarian. University of North Texas, Denton.
* Kathleen E. Bethel, African-American studies librarian, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois.
* Mary Biblo, retired librarian, Stony Brook, New York.
* Diedre Conkling, director, Lincoln County Library District, Newport, Oregon.
* Julie A. Cummins, former coordinator of children's services, New York Public Library.
* Carolyn L. Garnes, retired librarian, Atlanta, Georgia.
* Drucilla (Drucie Raines) A. Gullion, dean, Trident Technical College Library, Charleston, South Carolina.
* Ling Hwey Jeng, director, School of Library and Information Studies, Texas Woman's University, Denton.
* Margaret L. Kirkpatrick, elementary librarian, Wichita (Kans.) Public Schools.
* Charles E. Kratz Jr., dean of libraries, University of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
* Bonnie L. Kunzel, youth services consultant, New Jersey State Library, Trenton.
* Dennis J. LeLoup, media specialist, Sycamore Elementary School, Avon, Indiana.
* Rory Litwin, humanities librarian, University of Minnesota at Duluth. …