Young Adult Librarian of the Year Award

Young Adult Librarians
Monday, May 15, 2017

Know a great librarian working with young adults? Do you think everyone should know about the great work they are doing?

The purpose of this award is to recognize outstanding service to young adults by a librarian serving in the state of Illinois. This annual award is presented to a professional Young Adult Librarian who is currently an ILA member. The recipient will have made an outstanding local contribution in library services to young adults in his/her community by creating and implementing library programs and services that promote a love of literature and/or instill positive feelings about libraries.

Eligibility:  The recipient should be an individual working directly with young adults in a library setting. Nominees need to be a personal member of ILA and must hold a Masters of Library and Information Science.


Prize:  $200, framed certificate, recognition of your super librarian powers.


Application Deadline: May 15, 2017

Go to to submit nominations!