Call for Nominations: ACRL Academic and Research Librarian of the Year

Illinois Association of College & Research Libraries Forum (IACRL)

October 16, 2016

(via Gwen Gregory, IACRL President)

Do you know the next ACRL Academic/Research Librarian of the Year winner?

ACRL is now accepting nominations for the ACRL Academic/Research Librarian of the Year. This prestigious award recognizes an outstanding member of the library profession who has made a significant national or international contribution to academic or research librarianship and library development.

The award, sponsored by YBP Library Services, comes with a plaque and a $5,000 award.
Electronic submissions are required. Applicants must submit a nomination form and supporting documents via email to Chase Ollis, The nomination form must be completed in its entirety.

Nominations must be received by December 2, 2016, to receive full consideration.

For more information about the criteria and nomination process visit For questions, contact ACRL staff liaison, Chase Ollis at, or committee chair, Mike Courtney at

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