Category Archives: Awards

Congratulations to Santa Clara City Library!

Congratulations also, to Santa Clara City Library for coming up with an innovative idea to fill a specific community need.  For their efforts, they’ve been awarded the prestigious Cotton Dana Award.

John Cotton Dana Award

John Cotton Dana Award

CLA Member of the Year Nominations Due

You still have time to nominate that mentor, employee, or co-worker!  Nominations are due by the close of day on Friday at 5 pm, so write up your contributions first thing in the morning.


The CLA Member of the Year Award recognizes an individual member of the California Library Association for his or her outstanding contributions, leadership and achievements in service to California libraries.  The award is given to a CLA Member who has made a significant contribution to the advancement of libraries and librarianship through professional activities.  Consideration for selection includes: distinguished service to the profession; active and innovative leadership in the development of libraries and the improvement of library service; and outstanding contributions in promoting libraries and bringing community, regional or statewide recognition to libraries. For more information take a look at the link below.

http://www.cla-net.org/displaycommon.cfm?an=1&subarticlenbr=116#Award_information

Are You Hiding Talent at Your Library?

The nomination period for CLA Member of the Year Award has opened.  Please consider nominating a fantastic colleague for this prestigious award.  The Member of the Year Award recognizes an individual member of the California Library Association for his or her outstanding contributions, leadership and achievements in service to California libraries.  The award is given to a CLA Member who has made a significant contribution to the advancement of libraries and librarianship through professional activities.  Consideration for selection includes: distinguished service to the profession; active and innovative leadership in the development of libraries and the improvement of library service; and outstanding contributions in promoting libraries and bringing community, regional or statewide recognition to libraries. For more information take a look at the link below.

http://www.cla-net.org/displaycommon.cfm?an=1&subarticlenbr=116#Award_information

 

super librarian

Super Librarian


Congratulations to CCC!

Congratulations to Contra Costa County Library for winning this year’s National Medal for Museum and Library Service!  They received well deserved recognition for their Snap and Go program, but surely more is to follow with their continual cutting-edge plans to bring the library out into the world, with the public.

National Medal of Museum and Library Service