Public Libraries Feature Article Contest

About the Public Libraries Feature Article Contest To recognize articles written by those employed by a public library and published in Public Libraries.

Criteria for eligibility are:

  • Author(s) must be a public library employee(s) at the time the manuscript is submitted.
  • Articles must have been submitted or published in 2011.
  • Articles must be feature length. Verso and Perspectives contributions will not be considered.


Administered by:

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Second Prize

2009 Winner(s)

Branding and Marketing Your Library

by James Keller, director of marketing and communications for the Queens (NY) Library System

The article appeared in the September/October 2008 issue.

First Prize

2009 Winner(s)

Gaming as a Library Service

written by Julie Scordato, youth services leader, teen services, at the Columbus (OH) Metropolitan Library

The article appeared in the January/February 2008 issue.