Thursday, 27 February 2014
Welsh Librarian of the Year Award 2014
Nominations are now open for the The Welsh Librarian of the Year Award.
The award recognises and celebrates the contribution of librarians and information professionals to contemporary society in Wales and beyond. Awarded to an individual librarian or information professional, this award champions the achievements, impacts and innovation of those who make a significant difference to either the communities which they serve or to the profession in Wales.
The Award is administered by the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals in Wales, and is sponsored by SirsiDynix – worldwide library technology specialists.
We are calling for nominations for librarians / information professionals from all sectors of work.
The overall winner, the Welsh Librarian of the Year, will be awarded a cash prize.
Deadline for submission of nominations is Thursday 04 April 2014.
This Award is administered by CILIP Cymru Wales, part of the Chartered Institute of Library & Information Professionals, and is enabled though the kind sponsorship and support of SirsiDynix.
The judging panel will be appointed by CILIP Cymru Wales. The sector winners and overall Welsh Librarian of the Year will be announced at the CILIP Cymru Wales Annual Conference on 15th May 2014 in Cardiff.
For more information about the award including Nomination Forms, please follow the link http://www.cilip.org.uk/cilip-cymru-wales/cilip-cymru-wales-welsh-librarian-year-award
CILIP Policy Officer, Wales