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Network Bulletin No:11-21

            Date:         October 14, 2011

            Subject:   Awards                                                         Index term:  Nominations for Francis Joseph
                                                                                                            Campbell Citation and Award





The Association of Specialized and Cooperative Library Agencies (ASCLA), American Library Association, has asked that we share information about the Francis Joseph Campbell Citation and Award with you. The nomination form and guidelines are attached. The deadline for submission is December 15, 2011.

Note: The ASCLA Francis Joseph Campbell Award nomination form is available online at www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/ascla/asclaawards.

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For further information contact:   Carolyn Hoover Sung
                                                      Chief, Network Division
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Francis Joseph Campbell Citation and Award


The ASCLA Francis Joseph Campbell Award, which includes a citation and a medal, is presented to a person or institution that has made an outstanding contribution to the advancement of library service for blind and physically handicapped people. This contribution may take the form of an imaginative and constructive program in a particular library; a recognized contribution to the national library program for blind persons; creative participation in library associations or organizations that advance reading for blind persons; a significant publication or writing in the field; an imaginative contribution to library administration, reference, circulation, selection, acquisitions, or technical services; or any activity of recognized importance.


Past award winners by year are:

1966 - Howard Haycraft
1967 - Kenneth Jernigan
1968 - Robert Stuart Bray
1969 - Alexander Joseph Skrzypek
1970 - Alexander Scourby
1971 - Anne Thompson MacDonald
1972 - Keith W. Jennison and Frederick A. Thorpe
1973 - Marjorie S. Hooper
1974 - Senator Jennings Randolph
1975 - Arthur Helms
1976 - Charles Gallozzi
1977 - Adeline Franzel
1978 - Richard Kinney
1979 - Jenny W. Beck and Volunteer Services for the Blind
1980 - Bernard M. Krebs
1981 - Bianca Judith Lastrapes
1982 - Frank Kurt Cylke and the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped staff
1983 - Raymond C. Kurzweil
1984 - Maxine B. Dorf
1985 - Frances A. Koestler
1986 - Robert J. Levy
1987 - William F. Gallagher
1988 - James G. Chandler
1989 - Carson Y. Nolan
1990 - James R. DeJarnatt
1991 - Stuart Carothers


Francis Joseph Campbell Award winners ... cont.


1992 - Eunice G. Lovejoy
1993 - Mary A. Roatch
1994 - Richard C. Peel
1995 - Dr. Barry Cronin
1996 - Miriam Pace
1997 - Senator John Chafee
1998 - Gerald A. Buttars
1999 - Donald John Weber
2000 - Dr. Norman R. Coombs
2001 - Barbara Mates
2002 - Julie Klauber
2003 - James R. Fruchterman
2004 - Canadian National Institute for the Blind Library
2005 - Judith M. Dixon and Wells B. Kormann
2006 - Dr. Axel Schmetzke
2007 - Sue O. Murdock
2008 - Michael M. Moodie
2009 - U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Raymond L. LaHood
2010 - Daniel W. Boyd
2011 - Jamal Mazrui





ASCLA Francis Joseph Campbell Award Nomination Form


Date

Nominee Information

Name (Person/Institution)

Title & Organization (if applicable)



Mailing Address

E-mail Address                                       Preferred Phone No.

Nominator Information

Name (Person/Institution)

Title & Organization (if applicable)



Mailing Address

E-mail Address                                       Preferred Phone No.

Submission Guidelines
Submit the following materials with this form:
*   Nomination letter describing the ways that the nominee fulfills the criteria
*   Resume of the nominee and/or summary of the nominee's appropriate activities and contributions
*   Two letters of endorsement containing specific reasons for supporting the nomination

Deadlines
Electronic submissions must be received by December 15.
E-mail to: [log in to unmask]  Subject line F.J. Campbell award nomination.
Mailed submissions must be received by December 15.
Mail to: Liz Markel, ATTN ASCLA Awards, American Library Association, 50 E. Huron Street, Chicago, IL 60611.

Questions: Contact Liz Markel, ASCLA Marketing & Program Manager, at (312) 280-4398 or [log in to unmask]