Nominations are now open for the Honours of the Library Council of New South Wales which recognise distinguished individuals who contribute to the cultural enrichment of Australia through excellence in the library, information and related fields.
According to NSW State Librarian & Chief Executive, Alex Byrne: “The Honours of the Library Council of New South Wales were established last year, the year of the 75th anniversary of the Libraries Act, to award the highest level of individual achievement aligned to the State Library’s mission and values, vision and strategic priorities.”
“This year, we look forward to continuing these awards as we establish a great tradition,” said Dr Byrne.
The Honours of the Library Council of New South Wales are being offered in the following categories:
- The Medal of the Library Council of New South Wales
- The Dixson Medal
- The Ifould Medal
- Emeritus Curator
- Honorary Fellow
Nominations close on Friday 27 March 2015.
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