Date: Tue, 9 Dec 1997 02:16:11 -0500
From: "Bethany K. Dumas" dumasb[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]UTK.EDU
Subject: Re: Posts from non-professionals
On Mon, 8 Dec 1997, Beverly Flanigan wrote:
I part company with Bethany to some degree; I'd like to encourage
serious students to join the list (three or four of my own are on it),
as long as they do the basic library dig first before asking questions,
and as long as their comments are relevant and non-flaming.
Please note that the comment I posted on November 16 (quoted in part by
Tom Clark on December 8) was designed solely to announce my intention not
to criticize comments posted by people I did not know. (I had just
learned via a private post that I had unwittingly taken to task a
I offered no opinion about whether such comments should continue or
whether the lsit should be changed. At this point, I have no particular
opinion about either issue.