EBSCO Community College Learning Resources Leadership Award

Icon that links to nomination submission form This annual award recognizes significant achievement in community college leadership.

Award

Sponsored by EBSCO Information Services. $750 cash plus citation for the award recipient.

Eligibility

Individuals who are current ACRL/CJCLS members are eligible to receive the award. Nominations will be kept on file for three consecutive years.

Criteria

Nominees for the leadership award should demonstrate significant achievement in advocacy of learning resources/library programs or services, or leadership in professional organizations that are associated with the mission of community, junior, or technical colleges.

Submissions

Electronic submissions through the online nomination form are required. Nominations should include a narrative letter describing the nominee's achievements and a CV for the nominee.

Questions or requests for assistance in compiling a nomination should be directed to Laura Mondt, Northern Essex Community College, lmondt@necc.mass.edu.

View the full awards committee roster here.

2020 Recipient

Photo of Jean Amaral

Jean Amaral, Associate Professor and Open Knowledge Librarian, Borough of Manhattan Community College

Previous Recipients

  • 2019 – No recipient
  • 2018 – No recipient
  • 2017 – John Walsh
  • 2016 – Pearl Ly
  • 2015 – Mary Ann Sheble
  • 2014 – David M. Rodriguez
  • 2013 – Linda Baker
  • 2012 – Mary Ann Laun
  • 2011 – Melora P. Mirza 
  • 2010 – No recipient
  • 2009 – Kenley Neufeld
  • 2008 – No recipient
  • 2007 – David R. Dowell
  • 2006 – Susan Anderson
  • 2005 – Susan M. Maltese
  • 2004 – Carolyn Norman
  • 2003 – Mary Carr
  • 2002 – Cynthia Steinhoff
  • 2001 – Cary Sowell
  • 2000 – Juanita Karr
  • 1999 – Wanda Johnston Bahde
  • 1998 – Bernard Fradkin
  • 1997 – Gretchen H. Neill
  • 1996 – Margaret A. Holleman
  • 1995 – W. Lee Hisle
  • 1994 – Imogene L. Book
  • 1993 – Gloria Terwilliger
  • 1992 – Paul E. Dumont
  • 1991 – James O. Wallace
  • 1990 – Charles R. Peguese