Outstanding Publication Award (formerly Blackwell's Scholarship Award)
Award and Frequency
The award consists of a $250 cash prize and a citation
- Papers published in Library Resources & Technical Services (LRTS), the ALCTS journal, are ineligible.
- Publications from the calendar year prior to the Annual Conference in which the award is presented are eligible. Reprints of earlier publications will not be accepted.
- Papers covering all areas of technical services, not limited to acquisitions and collection development, are eligible.
For nomination information contact the Chair of the ALCTS Outstanding Publication Award Jury.
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Each paper shall be judged on the following points:
- intellectual content (original, thought-provoking),
- practical value,
- theoretical value,
- presentation, and