ACRL Academic/Research Librarian of the Year Nominations Open

Do you know the next ACRL Academic/Research Librarian of the Year winner? 

ACRL is now accepting nominations for the ACRL Academic/Research Librarian of the Year. This prestigious award recognizes an outstanding member of the library profession who has made a significant national or international contribution to academic or research librarianship and library development.

The award, sponsored by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO, comes with a plaque and a $5,000 award. 

Electronic submissions are required. Applicants must submit a nomination formand supporting documents via email to Chase Ollis,

Nominations must be received by December 6, 2019, to receive full consideration.

For more information about the criteria and nomination process, visit

For questions, contact ACRL staff liaison, Chase Ollis at, or committee chair, Jeannette Pierce at