To subscribe to the ClinMicroNet Listserv:
Go to www.asm.org;
Click on Sign Up for Email Alerts and Listservs in the right column
You will see a sentence “To manage subscriptions associated with a member's email address, or to subscribe to members only list, you must first log in with your ASM username and password.” Click the link ‘Log_in’ in that sentence to login to the subscribe page.
You should be able to select the list and click the ‘Submit’ button at the bottom of the screen.
Provide an email account that you want your messages to go to and select "ClinMicroNet" to establish your request to join the list. Your request will be automatically forwarded to a list manager for approval.
Complete and send the additional request for demographic information.
To manage your account from the ASM website:
Go to www.asm.org
Click on Sign up for Email Alerts and Listservs in the right column
Provide your email to activate your account information
Click on Preferences to update your email address or to change how your messages are sent to you (Note: the default is full messages as received)
Click on Message Archives to enter the Archive site
Note that you may either "View" the archives or "Search" the archives and you will now be at http://mail.asmusa.org/read/login/
If you wish to terminate your account, check the "leave" box for the appropriate list. You will receive an confirmatory email.
To manage/use your account directly from your mail server:
Go to http://mail.asmusa.org/read/login/?clinmicronet
Enter Your email address and established password (if you have one)
Select MY ACCOUNT from the menu on the left
From the drop down called "Membership Type' you may adjust how your emails are delivered to your email account
If you are planning to travel and wish to SUSPEND emails, select "no email" from the options.
NOTE: This does not cancel your account. It only stops delivery of your emails while you are gone. To re-establish email delivery, simply reset the option to the one you want.
To email the list, address the email with firstname.lastname@example.org