Atlas Systems Mentoring Award

About the Atlas Systems Mentoring Award To aid a library practitioner who is new to the field of interlibrary loan/document delivery or electronic reserves with travel expenses associated with attending ALA's annual conference.

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Award and Frequency

This award offers a citation $1,250 to fund travel expenses associated with attending ALA’s annual conference.

*Monetary award amounts are subject to change without notice and are contingent upon donor funding supplied at the time the award is presented. Questions about these awards should be directed to the committee chairperson or to Leighann Wood, RUSA awards program coordinator, at lwood@ala.org.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This award offers $1,250 to fund travel expenses associated with attending ALA’s annual conference.

The STARS Education and Training Committee will assign a mentor to the recipient for the conference to help them navigate through the conference experience.

 

This award is given out on an annual basis.

Eligibility

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The recipient will be a library practitioner who is new to the field of interlibrary loan/document delivery or electronic reserves, and who has daily, hands-on involvement in the areas of borrowing, lending, document delivery, electronic reserves, material delivery, or resource sharing.

 

Applicant Responsibility

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The recipient is expected to participate in STARS events throughout the conference.

 

Application Instructions

To nominate a librarian, download and complete the nomination form, and follow the submission instructions therein. Self-nominations are permitted. Questions should be directed to the committee chair. The current Chair is Amy Paulus and she can be contacted at amy-fuls (at) uiowa.edu.

Contact Information

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Selection Criteria

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Preference will be given to those with greatest demonstrated need for the purposes of professional development, networking, education, and service to their local community.