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The ALCTS Esther J. Piercy Award Committee is now soliciting nominations for the Esther J. Piercy Award.

Esther J. Piercy Award

This award, a $1,500 grant donated by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO and a citation, recognizes contributions to library collections and technical services by a librarian with no more than 10 years of professional experience who has shown outstanding promise for continuing contribution and leadership. Winners will be chosen based on accomplishments related to technical services and resources in such areas as: leadership in professional associations at local, state, regional or national level; contributions to the development, application or utilization of new or improved methods, techniques and routines; significant contribution to professional literature; and conduct of studies or research in the technical services.

Send nominations, including, a statement giving the reasons for nomination, the date your nominee entered their first professional position and a resume or narrative career outline to  Jessica Janecki<mailto:[log in to unmask]>, chair, Piercy Jury.

Visit the Esther J. Piercy Award page<> for more information.

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With Kind Regards,
Katie Gohn
Head, Collection Services
University of Tennessee @ Chattanooga Library
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