ACRL Women & Gender Studies Section Award for Career Achievement in Women and Gender Studies Librarianship

Emily Drabinski, Critical Pedagogy Librarian, Graduate Center, City University of New York

CHICAGO – Emily Drabinski, Critical Pedagogy Librarian at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York, has been selected as the 2020 winner of the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) Women and Gender Studies Section (WGSS) Career Achievement Award. The award honors significant long-standing contributions to
women and gender studies in the field of librarianship over the course of a career.

A plaque and $750 award, donated by Duke University Press, will be presented to Drabinski.

“Emily Drabinski was selected for the Women & Gender Studies Section Career Achievement Award in Women & Gender Studies Librarianship because of her extensive work in publications, critical literacy instruction, and service to WGSS, as well as her mentoring of other librarians.”

Drabinski received her M.S.L.I.S. from Syracuse University.

For more information regarding the ACRL WGSS Career Achievement Award, or a complete list of past recipients, please visit the awards section of the ACRL website.