For immediate release | February 5, 2024

Beta Phi Mu Award call for nomination extended

CHICAGO — The American Library Association is currently extending nominations through March 1, 2024 for the Beta Phi Mu Award.

Beta Phi Mu award is an annual award consisting of $1,000 and a citation of achievement. This award is given in recognition of the achievement of a library school faculty member or another individual for distinguished service to education for librarianship. This annual award is sponsored by the Beta Phi Mu International Library Science Honor Society.

To find out more information about the award, including how to nominate candidates, visit


Sarah Nalepa

Governance Program Coordinator

American Library Association