Deadline approaching for Carnegie-Whitney Award applications for guides to library resources

For Immediate Release
Fri, 10/12/2018


Mary Jo Bolduc

Program Officer


American Library Association

(312) 280-5416

CHICAGO - The American Library Association Publishing Committee provides a grant of up to $5,000 for the preparation of print or electronic reading lists, indexes or other guides to library resources that promote reading or the use of library resources at any type of library.

Funded projects have ranged from “A Resource Guide about Disabilities, Disability Theory, and Assistive Technologies” to “A Bibliography for Queer Teens” to “Graphic Novels & the Humanity of Mental Illness” to “Web Accessibility Resources for Libraries.”


Applications must be received by November 2, 2018. Recipients will be notified by mid-February 2019.

More information and guidelines are available on the ALA website or by contacting Mary Jo Bolduc, Grant Administrator, American Library Association, 50 E. Huron Street, Chicago, IL 60611; email: