The Engineering Librarian of the Year, sponsored by IHS, highlights the accomplishments and contributions of SLA Engineering Division members to the engineering librarian profession. The winner must be present to accept the $1500 award at the annual Engineering Division Business Meeting held during the annual SLA conference in San Diego, CA, June 9-11, 2013.
Prospective candidates are encouraged to nominate themselves, or they may be nominated by a colleague or associate.
Criteria for entry are:
- Be a member of the SLA Engineering Division in good standing at the time of applying for the award.
- Distinguished achievement(s) in the engineering library profession, through an exceptional contribution on the job, within the SLA Engineering Division, or within the industry at large. Accomplishment(s) should have taken place within the calendar year immediately preceding nomination/application. However, in selected cases, based solely on the Awards Committee’s judgment, recognition may be given for ongoing, long-term contribution(s).
Deadline for Submission: March 15, 2013.
Instructions for submissions:
Submit the nomination/application by March 15, 2013. Provide full name, job title, address, telephone numbers, e-mail address, and a maximum one-page statement of the nominee’ qualifications to:
Diane F. Brenes, SLA-ENG Awards Committee, at the following email address: