Librarian of the Year:
Academic/Special / Public / School

Nomination Deadline: July 15

Nomination Form


Academic/Special Librarian of the Year

Purpose

Given to a librarian who has demonstrated extraordinary leadership and service within the library community over the past 12 – 18 months. Librarians at any stage in their careers are eligible for this award.

Criteria

Recognition

The recipient will receive an engraved plaque and recognition at NYLA’s Annual Conference.

Recipient will be acknowledged at the Awards Banquet at NYLA’s Annual Conference, on NYLA's website, and in the NYLA Voice. A short (2 minute) video about the recipient will be developed for promotion all year.

Nomination Form


Public Librarian of the Year

Purpose

Given to a public librarian who has demonstrated extraordinary leadership and service within the library community over the past 12 – 18 months. Librarians at any stage in their careers are eligible for this award.

Criteria

Recognition

The recipient will receive an engraved plaque and recognition at NYLA’s Annual Conference.

Recipient will be acknowledged at the Awards Banquet at NYLA’s Annual Conference, on NYLA's website, and in the NYLA Voice. A short (2 minute) video about the recipient will be developed for promotion all year.

Nomination Form


School Librarian of the Year

Purpose

Given to a librarian who has demonstrated extraordinary leadership and service within the library community over the past 12 – 18 months. Librarians at any stage in their careers are eligible for this award.

Criteria

Recognition

The recipient will receive an engraved plaque, recognition at NYLA’s Annual Conference and/or NYLA’s Section of School Librarians’ Conference, and recognition in the NYLA Awards Banquet pamphlet.

Recipient will be acknowledged at the Awards Banquet at NYLA’s Annual Conference, on NYLA's website, and in the NYLA Voice. A short (2 minute) video about the recipient will be developed for promotion all year.

Nomination Form