Call for nominations -- Routledge Distance Learning Librarianship Conference Sponsorship Award

Moushumi Chakraborty mxchakraborty at SALISBURY.EDU
Thu Oct 3 16:37:46 EDT 2013

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Take a Bow - Or Encourage Someone Else To!

The Distance Learning Section (DLS) of the Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL) is now accepting nominations for the annual Routledge Distance Learning Librarianship Conference Sponsorship Award.
This prestigious award honors an ACRL member who has made valuable contributions to the field of distance librarianship.
Award: $1,200 to help defray the costs of attending the 2014 ALA Annual Conference in Las Vegas, NV and a plaque sponsored by Routledge/Taylor & Francis that will be presented at the conference.
Submissions must be received by December 6, 2013.  Self-nominations are welcome! For complete information about this award and the application form, please visit:
The applicant should demonstrate achievement in one or more of the following areas:

*         Support for distance learning librarianship and library services, e.g., service to students and faculty, innovation and/or leadership

*         Training of faculty/staff who support library services for distance students

*         Significant research and publication in areas of distance learning librarianship

*         Advocacy at decision-making levels, especially in funding and policy development as related to distance learning librarianship

*         Work with outside agencies in support of students learning at a distance

*         Consultation services in support of higher education distance students and programs beyond the traditional library boundaries

*         Planning and implementation of distance learning library programs of such exemplary quality that they serve as a model for others.
Check out a list of previous recipients here:
Questions? Contact Mou Chakraborty, DLS Awards Committee Chair: mxchakraborty at<mailto:mxchakraborty at>, (410) 543-6131.


Mou Chakraborty
Director of Public Services
Blackwell Library
Salisbury University
Ph: 410-543-6131
Email: mxchakraborty at<mailto:mxchakraborty at>

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-- Mother Teresa



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