Library Instruction Round Table accepting awards nominations
For Immediate Release
Manager, Professional Development
Office for Human Resource Development & Recruitment (HRDR)
American Library Association
CHICAGO — The American Library Association's (ALA) Library Instruction Round Table (LIRT) is now accepting nominations for two awards created to recognize excellence in information literacy and instruction. The deadline to apply is Dec. 31, 2015.
The LIRT Librarian Recognition Award will be presented to an individual librarian in appreciation for her/his contributions to the field, while the LIRT Innovation in Instruction Award will be given to a Library that demonstrates innovation in support of information literacy and instruction. Award winners will receive a $1,000 cash award, a plaque and a $500 travel stipend to be used to attend the ALA 2016 Annual Conference in Orlando.
Recipients will be honored at the 2016 ALA Annual Conference. Awards are sponsored by the Library Instruction Roundtable.
For full details on how to apply for or nominate an individual/library for these awards, please see: http://www.ala.org/lirt/awards.
The ALA Office for Human Resource Development and Recruitment is the liaison to the Library Instruction Round Table.