Apply for the Best Small Library in America Award to Win $20,000

ImageYour library may be eligible to apply for Library Journal‘s annual award for the Best Small Library in America, which honors the U.S. public library that demonstrates outstanding service to communities of 25,000 or less (see their guidelines for details on this criterion.)

Award: Best Small Library in America
Deadline for application: September 9, 2015
Guidelines: http://lj.libraryjournal.com/awards/best-small-library-in-america-award-nomination-guidelines/
Send your application:
  • via email to Meredith Schwartz at mschwartz@mediasourceinc.com if it's in electronic format (Word or PDF)
  • via USPS mail to: Best Small Library in America Award / Library Journal / 123 William St. Suite 802 / New York, NY 10038
Award: $20,000 cash, and  membership & conference costs for two library representatives to attend the 2016 PLA conference in Denver. Two finalist libraries will be awarded $10,000 cash, and membership & conference costs for two library representatives to attend the 2016 PLA conference.

Use your nomination application to tell LJ how you've raised the profile of the library in your community, reached out to new users and remote users, and used technology to support and grow patron access to materials and information over the last two years,

Get all the details at the Best Small Library in America Award Nomination Guidelines on the Library Journal website.

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