Donald G. Davis Article Award
Award and Frequency
Any member of the Library History Round Table may nominate one or more articles by sending a recommendation to the Chair of the Davis Award Committee, Eric Novotny, firstname.lastname@example.org,or to the ALA Office of Research and Statistics: email@example.com Subject line must read: Davis Article Award. Nominations should be sent by January 15, 2014, to Chair, Davis Award Committee.
Subject line must read: Davis Article Award
If submission by email is not possible, nominations should be sent to:
Davis Article Award Committee
Office of Research and Statistics
American Library Association
50 East Huron Street
Chicago, IL 60611
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Entries are judged on quality of scholarship, clarity of style, depth of research, and ability to place research findings in a broad social, cultural, and political context. One award will be given every second year unless the jury does not find a suitable candidate for that biennial period.
The winner will be announced in a press release on or about June 1st of the award year. Certificates honoring the author(s) and journal will be presented at a Library History Round Table awards ceremony during the American Library Association Annual Conference in the year of the award.