Time is running out to nominate your favorite librarian. The Carnegie Corporation of New York/New York Times I Love My Librarian Award is seeking nominations from library patrons for their 2014 award. You can nominate any librarian public, school, college, etc. That librarian that saved your thesis maybe?
The committee will select ten librarians for the award, and each winner will receive $5,000, a plaque and a trip to attend the awards ceremony in New York.
There are a few rules:
Each nominee must be a librarian with a master’s degree from a program accredited by the American Library Association in library and information studies or a master’s degree with a specialty in school library media from an educational unit accredited by the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education. Nominees must be currently working in the United States in a public library, a library at an accredited two- or four-year college or university or at an accredited K-12 school.
Deadline for 2014 nominations is Sept. 24! Find entry forms here.