Distinguished Service Award for School Librarians
Honoring Outstanding Leadership in School Librarianship

This award honors an individual for outstanding leadership in advancing the theory and practice of school librarianship over a substantial period of time. This award may be given posthumously. If living, award nominees must be a member or former member of the Alabama School Library Association.

School District
Is Librarian Retired?
Library Address and Telephone
Home Address
Best Phone Number
Name of Principal (if employed)
Principal's Best Point of Contact (if employed)
Nominee's Professional Organization Memberships and Offices
List Applicable Honors and Awards
Rationale for Award
Nominations are primarily on the distinction of the nominees leadership in advancing the field of school librarianship. It is recognized that the nominee may not be represented in each of the stipulated fields, but will have demonstrated a body-of-work in those that are applicable. Fields may include but are not limited to:

Leadership - offices in organizations, academic positions held, other evidence of affecting the work of others in the field.
Research and theory - advances in knowledge attributed to the nominees work
Professional writing - books, articles, etc.
Other significant contributions not listed

Nomination must include all of the following:
Statement of the nominees contributions to the advancement of the field of school librarianship, noting the four areas listed above (not more than four pages).
Relevant supporting data - example: photographs, scans of published articles, letters of commendation, etc.

Statement of the nominees contributions the advancement of the field of school librarianship.
Other supporting artifacts, up to 5, representing the nominee's body of work.
Person Submitting Nomination Digital Signature
Person Submitting Nomination E-Mail
Person Submitting Nomination Phone Number
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