Janice Welburn named ACRL Academic/Research Librarian of the Year
For Immediate Release
CHICAGO — Janice Welburn, dean of university libraries at Marquette University, is the 2011 Association of College and Research Libraries’ (ACRL) Academic/Research Librarian of the Year. The award, sponsored by YBP Library Services, recognizes an outstanding member of the library profession who has made a significant national or international contribution to academic/research librarianship and library development.
Welburn will receive a $5,000 award at 4 p.m. on Wed., March 30, 2011, at the ACRL 2011 opening keynote session in Philadelphia.