Carnegie Whitney Grant 2022 Award winners

For Immediate Release
Fri, 04/29/2022


Mary Jo Bolduc

Licensing & Permissions Manager

ALA Publishing & Media

American Library Association

(312) 280-5416

CHICAGO — The Carnegie-Whitney Grant provides grants for the preparation, either in print and/or electronically, of popular or scholarly reading lists, webliographies, indexes and other guides to library resources that will be useful to users of all types of libraries in the United States. 

The American Library Association Publishing Committee is proud to announce the 2022 Carnegie-Whitney Award winners, whose proposed projects promote reading or the use of library resources.

Carol Choi

Black-Built Environment: race and architecture in America

Christine Shelek

The Rainbow Connection: An annotated bibliography of LGBTQIA+ books and resources for children

Amanda Boczar

Eco-Literacies for Climate Action in Florida: Teaching and Learning Resources Portal

Erin Owens

Parenting with a Disability or Chronic Illness: An Essential Bibliography

Hannah Park

Antiracist Praxis: A Guide to Theory and Instructional Practice

Hayley Johnson and Sarah Simms

Blood and Thunder: The Idealized American West and Its Place Today

Michael Rodriguez and Rebecca Parmer

What’s the IDEA? Advancing Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Accessibility (IDEA) in Academic Library and Archival Collections: An Annotated Bibliography

Nicole Cooke and Cearra Harris

Equity, Social Justice, and Critical Race Theory in Librarianship: A Bibliography and Toolkit

Shamella Cromartie

Affrilachia: A Guide to Exploring African American Life in Appalachia

Yolanda Bergstrom-Lynch

Lady Plays the Blues Project: A Digital Bibliography and Multimedia Archive of Black Women Country Blues Guitarists

You can view the list of past award winners here

Applications for the next cycle must be received by Nov. 4, 2022. Recipients will be notified by the end of February 2023.

For more information and guidelines, visit or contact Mary Jo Bolduc, Grant Administrator, American Library Association at