The 2020 application process for the ALA/Information Today, Inc. Library of the Future Award is open.
This award honors an individual library, library consortium, a group of librarians, or support organization for innovative planning for, applications of, or development of patron training programs about information technology in a library setting.
Criteria for application should include the benefit to clients served; benefit to the technology information community; impact on library operations; public relations value; and the impact on the perception of the library or librarian in the work setting and to the specialized and/or general public.
The annual award consists of $1,200 and a 24k gold-framed citation of achievement.
Please complete the online application, along with attachments of supporting documentation, by February 1st, 2020: http://www.ala.org/tools/alainformation-today-inc-library-future-award-application.
For more information, please see: http://www.ala.org/awardsgrants/alainformation-today-inc-library-future-award.
Director of Library IT
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga