ACT NOW! ACRL Award Nominations for 2019 Academic/Research Library of the Year Award & the Excellence In Libraries Awards

ACRL has opened nominations for the prestigious 2019 ACRL Academic/Research Librarian of the Year Award and the ACRL Excellence in Academic Libraries Awards.

Submissions are due, Friday, December 7, 2018


Guidelines for nominations, links to previous award winners and other information is located on the following webpages:
Excellence in Academic Libraries Award:
Academic/Research Librarian of the Year Award:


Award Background:
GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO provides funding for an Excellence in Academic Libraries Award Program to recognize an outstanding community college, college, and university library each year. This award is to recognize the accomplishments of librarians and other library staff as they come together as members of a team to support the mission of their institution. GOBI’s gift of $12,000 provides a $3,000 gift to each of the three winning libraries and $3,000 to support travel by an ACRL officer to the three award ceremonies.
Respectfully submitted on behalf of the 2019 Excellence in Academic Libraries Awards Committee