Nominations are currently being sought for the Hugh C. Atkinson Memorial Award. This award honors the life and accomplishments of Hugh C. Atkinson by soliciting nominations and recognizing the outstanding accomplishments of an academic librarian who has worked in the areas of library automation or library management and has made contributions (including risk taking) toward the improvement of library services or to library development or research.
The nominee must be a librarian employed in one of the following during the year prior to application for this award:
• University, college, or community college library
• Non-profit consortium, or a consortium comprised of non-profits that provides resources/services/support to academic libraries
The nominee must have a minimum of five years of professional experience in an academic library or in a non-profit consortium or a consortium comprised of non-profits.
Please see the attached flyer or visit: http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/acrl/awards/atkinsonmemorial.cfm for complete criteria and nomination information.
Please note that nominations are due by December 2, 2011.
Mary Carmen Chimato
Assistant Dean of the University Library
University of the Pacific