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VRA-L Mission Statement and Listserv Rules

Subscribing
Unsubscribing
Sending Messages
Searching the Archive
Customizing Your Subscription

A. To subscribe to VRA-L

Subscription to VRA-L requires that you be a member in good standing of the Visual Resources Association. When you join VRA you will be automatically subscribed to VRA-L. To join VRA please contact:

Lise Hawkos
Membership Services Coordinator
join@vraweb.org

B. To Unsubscribe to VRA-L

Send a message with this line in the body of the message:
SIGNOFF VRA-L
to the following address:
LISTSERV@LISTSERV.UARK.EDU
(This must be done from the email account which you wish to unsubscribe from VRA-L. If you use someone else's account to send this command, your VRA-L account will NOT be affected as you intend. If you decide to unsubscribe, the list moderator will have to re-subscribe you at a later date.)

If you only want to stop mail for a short time (such as while you are on vacation), please see E., 4. below.

C. How to SEND A MESSAGE to the subscribership:

Send MESSAGES ONLY to the following address:
VRA-L@LISTSERV.UARK.EDU
(Do NOT send requests to unsubscribe from the list to the above address; see instructions for UNsubscribing above.)

D. Searching the VRA-L Archive

Messages posted to VRA-L are archived and searchable at the following URL, which is CASE SENSITIVE and one continuous string:
http://listserv.uark.edu/cgi-bin/wa?A0=VRA-L

E. Customize your VRA-L subscription

(NOTE: The following commands are sent to a DIFFERENT address than the address given above for listserv submissions!!!)

  1. To receive an ACKnowledgement that your messages posted to VRA-L have been received: Send a message with this line in the body of the message:
    SET VRA-L ACK
    to the following address:
    LISTSERV@LISTSERV.UARK.EDU
    (To disable receipt of such acknowledgements, substitute NOACK for ACK in the above command.)
  2. To receive your own COPY of messages you send to VRA-L: Send a message with this line in the body of the message:
    SET VRA-L REPRO
    to the following address:
    LISTSERV@LISTSERV.UARK.EDU
  3. To receive an ACKnowledgement that your message to VRA-L has been received but NOT your own copy of your message: Send a message with this line in the body of the message:
    SET VRA-L ACK NOREPRO
    to the following address:
    LISTSERV@LISTSERV.UARK.EDU
  4. To set your VRA-L subscription NOT to send you VRA-L messages while you are out of town: Send a message with this line in the body of the message:
    SET VRA-L NOMail
    to the following address:
    LISTSERV@LISTSERV.UARK.EDU
  5. To RESET your VRA-L subscription to RESUME sending you VRA-L messages, perhaps after you have returned from vacation: Send a message with this line in the body of the message:
    SET VRA-L Mail
    to the following address:
    LISTSERV@LISTSERV.UARK.EDU
  6. To set your VRA-L subscription to send you VRA-L messages in digest form (once a day): Send a message with this line in the body of the message:
    SET VRA-L DIGest
    to the following address:
    LISTSERV@LISTSERV.UARK.EDU
  7. To find out your subscription settings for VRA-L: Send a message with this line in the body of the message:
    QUERY VRA-L
    to the following address:
    LISTSERV@LISTSERV.UARK.EDU
  8. To learn of more Listserv COMMANDS, request the Listserv
    reference card: Send a message with this line in the body of the message:
    INFO REFCARD
    to the following address:
    LISTSERV@LISTSERV.UARK.EDU