Reference Service Press Award

About the Reference Service Press Award
This award is given to recognize the most outstanding article published in RUSQ (previously RQ) during the preceding two-volume year.

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2013 Winner(s)

"Libraries as the spaces between us: Recognizing and valuing the third space"

"Libraries as the spaces between us: Recognizing and valuing the third space," authored by James Elmborg. Elmborg is the first repeat winner of the award since its inception in 1986.

Larayne Dallas

Larayne Dallas, engineering librarian at the University of Texas at Austin.

Libraries as the spaces between us: Recognizing and valuing the third space

by James Elmborg, associate professor at the School of Library and Information Science at the University of Iowa