Dear FAFLRT members,


Acknowledge the work of your colleagues - submit your nominations for the FAFLRT awards:  Distinguished Service, Achievement, and Rising Stars Initiative.  The deadline is April 29.




Anne Harrison

Librarian/Network Program Specialist

Library of Congress/FEDLINK

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The Federal and Armed Forces Libraries Round Table Awards Committee is now accepting nominations for several awards recognizing professional excellence and dedication. 


Help acknowledge deserving colleagues and illuminate the important work and accomplishments of federal information professionals by submitting your nominations today!  Remember, only FAFLRT members may nominate someone for these awards:


The deadline for submissions is midnight Monday, April 29, 2013. 


FAFLRT Distinguished Service Award recognizing a FAFLRT member for outstanding and sustained contributions to the Round Table.

2011-2012 Recipient: Helen Q. Sherman, Defense Technical Information Center


FAFLRT Achievement Award recognizing an individual for achievement in the promotion of library and information service and the information profession in the Federal community. Those nominated need not be members of FAFLRT.

2011-2012 Recipient: No Award


FAFLRT Rising Stars Initiative recognizing the achievements of those new (5 years or less) to the profession.  Rising Stars are those people who display a passion for the profession, both at work and via volunteer or association activities. 

2011-2012 Recipient: Caralyn Champa, U.S. Army, Army Knowledge Leaders Program


For more information about FAFLRT awards or to complete an online nominations form, visit:


FAFLRT Awards Committee:

Marla Chesler, [log in to unmask] | 202-647-2739

Shirley Loo, [log in to unmask]  | 202-707-6785

Maria Pisa, [log in to unmask]">[log in to unmask] | 410-353-2827