The IRMA-L is a mailing list dedicated to promote professional and education activities of the members of the Information Resources Management Association (IRMA). The list is maintained at the Information Resources Management Association website.
Purpose of the IRMA-L
IRMA-L is a moderated e-mail distribution system designed to serve the professional and education activities of IRMA members, and in general, the information technology management community around the world. This list is intended to be used as a vehicle for discussion of all aspects (e.g., issues, trends, problems, challenges, opportunities, etc.) of information technology management as well as distribution of professional announcements (e.g., job openings, promotions, conferences, scholarly publications, etc.). Overall, the list should be used as a forum for creating, disseminating, and applying intellectual resources and knowledge, assisting individuals and organizations around the world to enhance their understanding of the greater utilization and management of information technologies.
Typical Uses of IRMA-L
Subscribers to the list are encouraged to use IRMA-L for distributing messages such as:
- Announcement of professional events
- Announcement of scholarly publication contents (e.g., table of contents)
- Request for information from the IRMA-L community
(Note: reply only to individual posting the request, rather than sharing the response with the entire IRMA-L community. If appropriate, the original requester of information should share the collective responses later with the IRMA-L community)
- News of general interest to the filed of information technology management
- Industry and academic position announcements
- Funding announcements for research and professional development programs
- Announcements of highlights of recent research findings
- Requests for collaboration between industry and academic
Posting an Announcement on IRMA-L
To post a message to all subscribers of IRMA-L, send an e-mail message containing your announcement to the list address email@example.com
All messages should have a clear subject line, reflecting the contents of the message.
If your announcement is not related to the field of information technology management or it is somehow offensive, it will not be posted on IRMA-L.
Furthermore, messages should be in good taste and non-discriminatory in nature, and it should reflect the respect for good name of the sender and his/her organizations.
Unsubscribing from IRMA-L
To Sign Off from IRMA-L, simply send an e-mail message to firstname.lastname@example.org
with the following message in the main body of your message:
SIGN OFF IRMA-L
Note1: No signature should be included, and the SUBJECT heading of your message should be left blank.
Note2: IRMA-L accepts SIGN OFF request only from the address that you initially subscribed from.
In the case of difficulty, please contact the IRMA-L moderator, Mehdi Khosrow-Pour at email@example.com
Mehdi Khosrow-Pour, D.B.A. List Moderator