Awards

Miriam Dudley Instruction Librarian Award

This award recognizes an individual librarian who has built a record of contributions over time that have advanced the pursuit of teaching and learning in a college or research library environment. The award honors Miriam Dudley, whose pioneering efforts led to the formation of the ACRL Instruction Section (formerly ACRL Bibliographic Instruction Section).
Winners
Information about acheivement criteria & submitting a nomination

Innovation Award

This annual award recognizes a project that demonstrates creative, innovative, or unique approaches to information literacy instruction or programming. Includes a certificate and a $3,000 award, donated by EBSCO in 2015.
Winners
Information about acheivement criteria & submitting a nomination
ACRL IS Awards Rubric Process Document
Innovation Rubric

Ilene F. Rockman Publication of the Year Award

This annual award recognizes an outstanding publication related to instruction in a library environment published in the preceding two years. The award honors Ilene F. Rockman’s professional contributions to academic librarianship in the area of information literacy. This award is administered by the Instruction Section. Includes a plaque.
Winners
Information about acheivement criteria & submitting a nomination
ACRL IS Awards Rubric Process Document
Rockman Award Rubric

Special Certificate of Recognition and Appreciation

This certificate awarded on a periodic basis recognizes individuals who make a a unique contribution to the field of information literacy.
Recipients

For more information about the Awards Committee, including information about the committee’s charge and the timeline for selecting awards, please visit the Awards Committee web page.

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