Carnegie-Whitney Awards up to $5,000 for Guides to Library Resources

For Immediate Release
Tue, 09/10/2019


Mary Jo Bolduc

Licensing & Permissions Manager


American Library Association

CHICAGO —The American Library Association Publishing Committee provides a grant of up to $5,000 for the preparation of print or electronic reading lists, indexes or other guides to library resources that promote reading or the use of library resources at any type of library.

Funded projects have ranged from “A Resource Guide about Disabilities, Disability Theory, and Assistive Technologies” to “A Bibliography for Queer Teens” to “Graphic Novels & the Humanity of Mental Illness” to “Web Accessibility Resources for Libraries”. 

Applications must be received by Nov. 1, 2019. Recipients will be notified by mid-February 2020.

For more information and guidelines, visit or contact Mary Jo Bolduc, Grant Administrator, American Library Association, 50 E. Huron Street, Chicago, IL 60611; e-mail: