2018 PR Xchange Award Winners

2018 PR Xchange Award Winners

411 total submissions (266 print, 145 electronic)
25 judges (10 in-person and 15 virtual)
2 co-chairs (Mark Aaron Polger and Lesli Baker)
30 print winners
25 electronic winners
 

Print Category Winners

Advocacy/Fundraising Materials

Read, Imagine, Grow Annual Fund 2018 Mailer Campaign
Effingham Public Library   
Under $5 million

FoCo Comic Con
Poudre River Public Library District   
$5-$10 million

Hale of a Time 2017 invitation
Kansas State University Libraries
$10 – $15 million

Reveal   
Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives and Rare Book Library
Emory University   
$15 million plus

Annual Reports/Strategic Plans

2016 Annual Report
Grand Forks Public Library
Under $5 million

University Libraries Annual Report
University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
$5-$10 million

Partnership Prospectus
Plano Public Library
$10 – $15 million

Pikes Peak Library District’s Annual Report to the Community
Pikes Peak Library District   
$15 million plus

Bibliographies/Booklists/Materials promoting Collections, Services, Resources

Boolean Operators and Search Modifiers   

National University Library   
Under $5 million

Mary's Gardens EcoCubes   
University of Dayton Libraries   
$5-$10 million

Book Discussion Brochure     *tie*
Arlington Heights Memorial Library
$10 – $15 million

Find Yourself at the Library     *tie*
Sarasota County Public Libraries
$10 – $15 million

KCLS Art in Libraries: A visual Journey of Possibilities, Knowledge and Imagination   
King County Library System   
$15 million plus

Calendars of Events/Newsletters

Library Times (newsletter)   
National University Library   
Under $5 million

Teen Scene October 2017 News & Events Guide
Farmington Community Library   
$5-$10 million

Arlington Heights Memorial Library Newsletter
Arlington Heights Memorial Library
$10 – $15 million

October/November 2017 Guide   
Schaumburg Township District Library
$15 million plus

Patron Orientation Materials

Student Brochure   
University of Kansas Libraries
Under $5 million

New Faculty Postcard: Welcome to South!
Marx Library, University of South Alabama
$5-$10 million

Welcome to the Aurora Public Library
Aurora Public Library (Aurora, Illinois)
$10 – $15 million

Scholar Card (ConnectED)   
San Francisco Public Library
$15 million plus

Reading Programs (all ages)

Read-A-Latte Winter Reading Challenge
Rock Island Public Library   
Under $5 million

1000 Books Before Kindergarten   
Grand Rapids Public Library   
$5-$10 million

Winter Reading Challenge
Arlington Heights Memorial Library
$10 – $15 million

Enchanted Map of the Timberland of Make Believe
Timberland Regional Library
$15 million plus

Special Programs/Exhibits

Animals That Read!   
North Vancouver City Library   
Under $5 million

2017 Teen Creative Writing Booklet
Farmington Community Library
$5-$10 million

One Book One Village 2017    *tie*
Arlington Heights Memorial Library
$10 – $15 million

Utility Box Wraps, Downtown Bremerton: Martin Luther King Jr. & Rosa Parks
Kitsap Regional Library    *tie*
$10 – $15 million

Lilly Library Exhibition Materials for India, Empire, Nation   
Indiana University Libraries, Bloomington
$15 million plus

25 Electronic Category Winners

Advocacy/Fundraising Materials

Convergence  
J. Robert Van Pelt and John and Ruanne Opie Library  
Under $5 million

Your Possibilities are Endless
The Ferguson Library  
$5-$10 million

goDigital Pandora Ad
DC Public Library
$15 million plus

Annual Reports/Strategic Plans

Spring 2017 Semester Report
Southern Crescent Technical College
Under $5 million

Annual Report
Cedar Rapids Public Library
$5-$10 million

2017 Year in Review   
Skokie Public Library   
$10 – $15 million

UBC Library 2016/17 Senate Report
UBC Library   
$15 million plus

Bibliographies/Booklists/Materials promoting Collections, Services, Resources

Darien Reads   
Darien Library   
Under $5 million

Where in Wallace Contest
RIT Libraries   
$5-$10 million

Bookmobile 60th Anniversary Video   
Skokie Public Library   
$10 – $15 million

Social Welfare History Image Portal   
VCU Libraries   
$15 million plus

Calendars/ List of Events/Newsletters

Belong - Fall 2017
Wicomico Public Libraries Quarterly Newsletter   
Wicomico Public Libraries   
Under $5 million

OPEN+   
Cedar Rapids Public Library
$5-$10 million

San Jose State University's Library News newsletter
San Jose State University Library   
$10 – $15 million

Check It Out! Newsletter
Sno-Isle Libraries   
$15 million plus

Patron Orientation Materials

Scanning Printing   
J. Robert Van Pelt and John and Ruanne Opie Library
Under $5 million

Fogler Library Interactive Building Map
Raymond H. Fogler Library
$5-$10 million

SJSU Library 4th Floor Tour
San Jose State University Library
$10 – $15 million

Student Card Outreach Video
LA County Library   
$15 million plus

Reading Programs (all ages)

Summer Dare Brochure
Cedar Rapids Public Library
$5-$10 million

Summer Reading Promotional   
Tulsa City-County Library   
$15 million plus

Special Programs / Exhibits

Wesley Exhibition Catalog
Pitts Theology Library   
Under $5 million

Día de los Muertos Promotional Video
Grand Rapids Public Library
$5-$10 million

Dare to Dream: A View From the Stars
Plano Public Library   
$10 – $15 million

iCount Awareness Video
LA County Library   
$15 million plus