Previous Winners of NYLA/GIRT's Mildred Lowe Award

2015
No Award Given

2014
Mary-Jane Walsh, Colgate University

2013
Cynthia Conway and Jeff Sohn, New York State Library

2012
Jane Cramer, Brooklyn College

2011
Virginia Carew, Levittown Public Library

2010
Grace-Ellen McCrann, City College of New York - Cohen Library.

2009
Catherine M. Dwyer, University at Albany - University Library.

2008
Rosemary LaSala, St. John's University - Rittenberg Law Library.

2007
Karen Heil, Middletown Thrall Library.

2006
Robert Dowd, New York State Library.

2005
Erminio D'Onofrio, New York Public Library.

2004
John Hernandez, Princeton University.

2003
Nancy Lenahan, Albany Law School.

2002
Donna Burton, Union College.

2001
Nancy Macomber, Queens College.

2000
Gregory W. Lawrence, Cornell University.

1999
Jyoti Pandit, SUNY Stony Brook.

1998
Diane Eidelman, Suffolk Cooperative Library System AND Edward Herman, SUNY Buffalo.

1997
No Award Given.

1996
Mary Redmond, New York State Library.

1995
Marilyn Moody, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

1994
Masako Yukawa, Long Island University, C.W. Post.

1993
Margaret Rich, SUNY Brockport.

1992
David Parish, SUNY Geneseo (retired).

1991
Dorothy Butch, New York State Library (retired).

Previous Winners of NYLA/GIRT's Notable New York Document Award

2015

Capitol Story, third edition, by C.R. Roseberry.  Published by State University of New York Press. 

Community Portal.  New York City Dept. of City Planning.

NYCRR Digital Archive.  A collaborative project of the Charles B. Sears Law Library, University at Buffalo; Appellate Division 4th Department Law Library, Rochester; and the New York State Supreme Court Library, Buffalo.

2013

Broadbandexpress@yourLibrary: Expanding Workforce Development & Digital Literacy Services in New York State Public Libraries.  New York State Library, Division of Library Development.
 
Hate Crime in New York State:  2012 Annual Report.  New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services.
 
Public Hearing:  The Use of Biotechnology in Foods and Its Effects on Consumers.  New York State Assembly.  Standing Committee on Consumer Affairs and Protection.  Tuesday, July 30, 2013.

2012
 
Focus on Nature XII; Natural History Illustration Exhibition. New York State Museum, 2012.
New York State Education Department Building 1912-2012. New York State Education Department, 2012.

2010

Impact Report 2010: Opportunity Online Hardware Grant: Providing Opportunities Through Public Access Computing.  New York State Library 2010.
The State of Hudson 2009.  New York State Hudson River Estuary Program, 2009.

2009

Dutch Renaissance, the Story of the New Netherland Project, by Peter A. Douglas. Annals of New Netherland 2009. New York State Library.
Finding a Job in New York State. New York State Department of Labor.

2008

Focus on Nature X; Natural History Illustration. New York State Museum,
2008.
Spanish Language Outreach Connects New York's Libraries with
Communities: Final Report of a Statewide Partnership Project, July 2008.
New York State Library, Division of Library Development, 2008.

2007 

Sir William Johnson Papers: Digital Edition. University of the
State of New York & New York State Library, 2007.

2006

Delaying Necessities, Denying Needs: An Assembly Investigation of New York State's Handling of Medicaid Durable Equipment Claims.
New York State Assembly, 2006.
Radiation and Health.
New York State Department of Health, 2005.
Better than Before [videorecording].
New York State Department of Transportation, 2002, 2005.

2005

Jury pool news.
A New York State Unified Court System publication highlighting the latest court initiatives and related news.
What's your signage? How on-premise signs help small businesses tap into a hidden profit center.
A handbook developed by the New York State Small Business Development Center.

2004

The Kids' Well-being Indicators Clearinghouse (KWIC). Rensselaer, N.Y. : Council on Children and Families, 2003. http://www.nyskwic.org.

2003

The Role of "home" in homeland security: ... the challenge for state and local government. Albany, N.Y. : The Rockefeller Institute of Government, 2003. 3 v.; 64, 49, 47 p. (OCLC 53043322, 53043323, 53216240).
The Navigators: A journal of passage on the inland waterways of New York, 1793, by Philip Lord, Jr. Albany, N.Y.: New York State Museum, University of the State of New York, State Education Dept., 2003. viii, 156 p. (OCLC 52219260).

2002

Club Drugs: Fighting to Stop the Spread of Designer Drugs.
New York State Senate Committee on Investigations, Taxation and Government Operations.
Managing E-Mail Effectively.
New York State Archives.
Women in the Courts: A Work in Progress; 15 Years After the Report of the New York Task Force on Women in the Courts.
New York State Committee on Women in the Courts.

2001

New York: The State of Learning. A Report to the Governor and the Legislature on the Educational Status of the State's Schools, June 2001.
Part 1. Statewide Profile of the Educational System.
Part 2. Statistical Profiles of Public School Districts.
New York State Education Department.
Project 2015: The Future of Aging in New York State; articles and briefs for discussion.
New York State Office for the Aging.
Voting Matters in New York: Participation, Choice, Action, Integrity.
New York State Office of the Attorney General.
Your Business: A Guide to Owning and Operating a Small Business in New York State.
Empire State Development, Division for Small Business.
 2000

Losing our Children: An Examination of New York's Foster Care System.
New York State Assembly. Committee on Oversight Analysis and Investigation and Committee on Children and Families (joint publication).
When You Are Concerned: A Guide for Families Concerned about the Safety of an Older Driver.
New York State Office for the Aging.
Focus on Nature VI: Natural History Illustration: April 26-July 31, 2000.
New York State Museum (issued in conjunction with the biennial New York State Natural History Conference).

1999

CareerZone.
New York State Department of Labor.
Consumer Law Help Manual, 1999-2000 Edition.
New York State Consumer Protection Board.
Public Library Law in New York State.
New York State Library.
Why Can't I Get Tickets? Report on Ticket Distribution Practices.
New York State Office of the Attorney General.

1998

Attorney General's Report on Micro-Cap Stock Fraud.
New York State Office of the Attorney General.
Environmental Self-Audit for Small Business: A Quick and Easy Guide to Environmental Compliance.
New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, Pollution Prevention Unit and Empire State Development, Division for Small Business.
Employment in New York State.
New York State Department of Labor.
Storage Guide for Color Photographic Materials.
James M. Reilly, New York State Library.

Honorable Mention:

Doorways to Information in the 21st Century: Every New York Library an Electronic Doorway Library.
New York State Library Electronic Doorway Library Action Committee.

1997

Global New York: New York and the New Western Hemisphere: A Guide to Business Opportunities.
New York State Dept. of Economic Development, International Division.
There Shall be a Court of Appeals: 150th Anniversary of the Court of Appeals of New York State.
New York State Court of Appeals.
Where the Money Goes - Financial Data of Charities that Solicit Contributions from New York State Residents.
New York State Office of the Attorney General.

1996

Secrets that can Kill: Child Abuse Investigations in New York State.
Temporary Commission of Investigation of the State of New York.
A Guide for Tenants with Preschool-Age Children.
New York State Department of Law.
Consumers' Shopping Guide for Homeowners and Tenants Insurance. (Upstate and Downstate Editions)
New York State Insurance Department.

1995

New York and the New Western Hemisphere: A Guide to Business Opportunity.
New York State Department of Economic Development.
Summary of Legislation 1994.
New York State Senate Research Service.

1994

The Electronic Doorway Library: Meeting the Information Needs of the People of New York State.
New York State Division of Library Development.

1993

Pesticides and Schools: Reducing the Risks.
Deborah I. Volberg, et. al. (produced by the New York State Department of Law, Environmental Protection Bureau).
A Parent's Guide to Special Education. Your Child's Right to an Education in New York State.
State Education Department's Office for Education of Children with Handicapping Conditions.

Honorable Mention:

Vehicle and Traffic Law.
New York State Department of Motor Vehicles.
SEQR Handbook.
New York State Department of Environmental Conservation.
New York State 7.5 Quadrangle Images: 1:24,000 Scale.
CD-ROM from the Department of Environmental Conservation.

1992

Evaluating Literacy Programs: A Manual for Reporting Accomplishments.
New York State Division of Library Development.
State Agencies Report Filing with the New York State Library.
New York State Assembly Legislative Oversight, Analysis and Investigation Committee.
When Others Must Choose: Deciding for Patients Without Capacity.
New York State Task Force on Life and the Law.

1991

Poisoning the Public for Profit: Pesticide Use and Abuse in the Empire State.
New York State Assembly Environmental Conservation Committee.
New York State County Profiles 1990.
New York State Department of Health.
Honorable Mention:

New York State Program for the Conservation and Preservation of Library Research Materials.
New York State Division of Library Development.
Identification of Plants with Fleshy Fruits.
New York State Museum.

1990

Radon-Risk, Reason and Reality.
Joint Legislative Commission on Toxic Wastes and Hazardous Substances.
Labor Force 2000.
New York State Department of Labor.
New York State Documents: An Introductory Manual.
Dorothy Butch of the New York State Library.