Call for Nominations: Jay Ladd Distinguished Service and Kathryn Venditti Mentoring Awards
The ALAO Awards Committee is now accepting nominations for the 2021 Jay Ladd Distinguished Service Award and the Kathryn Venditti Mentoring Award.
The Jay Ladd Distinguished Service Award recognizes an individual who has:
- been an Academic Library Association of Ohio member for at least 5 years
- promoted academic libraries and librarianship on his or her own campus and within the state
- provided sustained leadership in the promotion of Academic Library Association of Ohio, e.g., committee service, interest group chair, position on the Executive Board
Additional information about the Jay Ladd Distinguished Service Award is available at https://www.alaoweb.org/aboutalao/jay-ladd-award.php.
Please submit nominations for the Jay Ladd Distinguished Service Award through the Jay Ladd Online Nomination Form.
The Kathryn Venditti Mentoring Award recognizes an individual who has:
- demonstrated excellence as a mentor to a librarian, library worker, or library science student
- a sustained record of effective mentorship, as demonstrated by activities that may include but not be limited to advising, developing, coaching, sponsoring, advocating, guiding, and/or supporting librarians, library workers, or library students
Additional information about the Kathryn Venditti Mentoring Award is available at https://www.alaoweb.org/Venditti-Award.
Please submit nominations for the Kathryn Venditti Mentoring Award through the Kathryn Venditti Online Nomination Form.
NOTE: You may nominate more than one person for each award! Your reasons for nominating your candidate(s) will be especially valuable to the Awards Committee so please be as detailed as possible.
Please submit your nominations by Friday, September 24, 2021.
Questions? Please contact Mandi Goodsett, ALAO Past President and Awards Committee chair at firstname.lastname@example.org