John Cotton Dana Library Public Relations Award

Sponsored by the A.L.A. Public Relations Committee and the Wilson Library Bulletin, the award was established in 1942 succeeding the Wilson Library Publicity Honor Roll. For the selection and exhibition of notable examples of library publicity.


Year Began: 1946

Additional information about John Cotton Dana, the competition, and H.W. Wilson are available on the award's website

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Frequency: Annual

All scapbooks submitted shall be exhibited at conference. When the awards are made, winning scrapbooks shall be so designated.

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