BRASS Gale Cengage Learning Award for Excellence in Business Librarianship

Established in 1989, the Gale Cengage Learning Award for Excellence in Business Librarian distinguished themselves in the field of Business Librarianship.

Criteria

The selection of a recipient is accomplished through a review of written nominations by the BRASS Gale Cengage Learning Award for Excellence in Business Librarianship Committee.

The recipient's contribution may lie in a variety of endeavors, such as authoring a seminal book or articles in business librarianship, the development of an imaginative and successful program centered around business within a library, the teaching of business librarianship in a particularly creative manner, the display of unusually strong leadership in a professional association geared to business librarianship, or other activities that encourage librarians to excel in business librarianship.

*Monetary award amounts are subject to change without notice and are contingent upon donor funding supplied at the time the award is presented.

Nominations

Nominations must clearly state the contributions of the nominee in the field of business librarianship and explain the significance of the contributions (such as, effect on ideas/practices of the field, extent and depth of research and publishing, effect of leadership on organizations) and the magnitude of their influence. Self-nominations are accepted. Deadline date is December 15.

To submit a nomination, download and complete the nomination form, and instructions. 

Recipients

2014 Celia Ross, Ross School of Business, University of Michigan

2013

Michael R. Oppenheim, Rosenfeld Management Library, UCLA

2012

Rita W. Moss

2011

Nicolette Warisse Sosulski, Portage District Library

2010

Jennifer Boettcher, Business Reference Librarian at Georgetown University

2009

Michael Halperin, Lippincott Library, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

2008

Gary White

2007

Sylvia James

2006

Bobray Bordelon

2005

Charles J. Popovich

2004

Michael Madden

2003

Anne P. Mintz

2002

Irwin D. Faye

2001

Karen Chapman

2000

Catherine R. Friedman

1999

Priscilla Cheng Geahigan

1998

John Ganly

1997

Paul Wasserman

1996

Ruth A. Pagell

1995

Mark Leggett

1994

Judith May Nixon

1993

Lorna Daniells

1992

Michael R. Lavin

1991

Gerald L. Gill

1990

Diane C. Strauss