Nominations are being accepted for the 2017 ALCTS awards. Nominations for the Ross Atkinson Lifetime Achievement Award are due November 18, 2016; all other nominations are due December 1, 2016.
ALCTS Member Robert Maxwell Wins ABC-CLIO Award
Sponsored by ABC-CLIO and administered by the American Library Association, the 2014 ABC-CLIO Award for the Best Book in Library Literature was awarded to Robert Maxwell for Maxwell’s Handbook for RDA: Resource Description and Access.” The ABC-CLIO Award is intended to “recognize those who improve management principles and practice, understanding and application of new techniques, or further the education of librarians or other information specialists.” Congratulations to Robert Maxwell!
More information about the ABC-CLIO Award for the Best Book in Library Literature can be found at: http://www.ala.org/awardsgrants/abc-clio-award-best-book-library-literature .