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Love a Librarian? Nominate Them!

Do you love a librarian? Nominate them for the 2018 I Love My Librarian Award!

The American Library Association (ALA) is seeking nominations for the coveted 2018 I Love My Librarian Award, which recognizes librarians for transforming lives and communities through education and lifelong learning. The national award invites library users to nominate their favorite librarians working in public, school, college, community college or university libraries. Nominations are being accepted now through Oct. 1, 2018 at

Last year’s winners came from all over the United States, including Alabama, California, Georgia, and Wisconsin.

Each winner receives a $5,000 cash award, a plaque, and a travel stipend to attend the I Love My Librarian Award ceremony and reception in New York City on December 4 hosted by the award co-sponsor, the philanthropic foundation Carnegie Corporation of New York.

The American Library Association is the foremost national organization providing resources to inspire library and information professionals to transform their communities through essential programs and services. For more than 140 years, the ALA has been the trusted voice of libraries, advocating for the profession and the library’s role in enhancing learning and ensuring access to information for all. For more information, visit

For full details about the I Love My Libarian Award, click here.