Ken Haycock Award for Promoting Librarianship
Kranich holds a Master of Arts degree in Library Science from the University of Wisconsin – Madison and a Masters in Public Administration from New York University. Since receiving her Master of Arts degree in 1973, she has worked in academic and public libraries and as a library educator. During these more than 40 years, she has actively participated in the work of the American Library Association and served as President in 2000-2001. Her curriculum vita, alone, supports awarding her this honor. Nancy Kranich has, beyond a doubt, made significant contributions to the public recognition and appreciation of librarianship in everything she has done.