To promote exhibitions of library and archival materials that contribute to or disseminate knowledge on any topic. To recognize outstanding printed exhibition catalogs and guides, and electronic exhibitions, produced by North America and Caribbean institutions. Submissions must be in English or multi-lingual with English as one of the languages. Although printed exhibition catalogs and guides must be associated with physical exhibitions, electronic exhibitions need not be. Submissions are chosen for awards based on their accuracy and consistency of presentation, clarity, originality, quality of design, and usefulness and relevance to the intended audience. The chair of the committee is to monitor the contractual conditions of the award agreement.
RBMS Exhibition Awards Committee List
Official members of this section committee are automatically added to the committee’s Connect space and subscribed to the email list.
You can post to the list by sending an email to ALA-ACRL-RBMS-Exhibitions@ConnectedCommunity.org or by creating a new post directly in the Connect community.
The committee composition is determined by section leadership.
Formerly ACRL/WESS Exhibition Catalogs Awards Committee. Changed in 2002.
For more information about the Katherine Keyes Leab and Daniel J. Leab American Book Prices Current Exhibition Catalogue Awards, visit the awards page here.