Do you love your librarian?

ilovemylibrarian_cmyk_logosHave you worked closely with any of the librarians here within the UH Libraries?  Have they helped you or gone out of their way for you?  If you want to say thanks to that special person, now if your opportunity!

Nominate your favorite librarian for the 2009 Carnegie Corporation Of New York/New York Times I Love My Librarian Award!

The award invites library users to recognize the accomplishments of librarians in public, school, college, community college and university libraries for their efforts to improve the lives of people in their community. Nominations will run through October 9 and are being accepted online at

Up to 10 librarians will be selected. Each will receive a $5,000 cash award, a plaque and a $500 travel stipend to attend an awards ceremony and reception in New York, hosted by The New York Times in December. In addition, a plaque will be given to each award winner’s library.

For more info about this contest, please see this press announcement on the American Library Association website.

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Posted on August 21st, 2009 by Admin and filed under Announcements | Comments Off on Do you love your librarian?