(Mildred L.) Batchelder Award Selection Committee - 2016


To select from the books published the preceding year the most outstanding book originally published in a language other than English in a country other than the united states and subsequently published in English in the united states.


Ms. Elizabeth D. Rosania (Chair, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Maria Dietrich (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Ms. Kathryn A. Johnson (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Dr. Wendy Steadman Stephens (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Sarah Dawn Washkoviak (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Viki L. Ash (Consultant, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Courtney Jones (Staff Liaison, March 31, 2014, to June 30, 2018)
Aimee Strittmatter (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2009, to June 30, 2016)

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The Batchelder Award Selection Committee consists of five members appointed from the ALSC membership at large, serving 2-year terms and led by the committee chair. (Chair + 4)

The 2016 Batchelder Award Committee is reviewing books published in 2015 for the 2016 awards.

The 2016 award winners will be announced in January 2016.


Established in 1966 at the request of the ALSC Board of Directors.

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Staff Liaison

Courtney Jones