Dartmouth Medal

Dartmouth Medal
About the Dartmouth Medal
A medal that honors the creation of a reference work of outstanding quality and significance, including, but not limited to: writing, compiling, editing, or publishing books or electronic information. Past and current winners can be found here: https://www.rusaupdate.org/awards/dartmouth-medal/.

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Award and Frequency

A medal for the winner, certificates to any Honorable Mentions.
This award is given out on an annual basis.


Works that have been published or made available for the first time during the calendar year preceding the presentation of the award.

Application Instructions

Those interested in submitting a book for consideration should contact the committee chair for instructions.

Contact Information

Leighann Wood (Staff Liaison, October 9, 2017, to January 1, 2030) - lwood@ala.org
Work Phone: (312) 280-5837
American Library Association
50 E Huron St
Chicago, IL 60611-2788

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