CALL-ACBD announcement - Call for nominations: Denis Marshall Memorial Award for Excellence in Law Librarianship

Hi Everyone,
It is time once again for the Scholarships and Awards Committee to gather nominations for the Denis Marshall Memorial Award for Excellence in Law Librarianship. Please take a few minutes to think of a colleague you might like to nominate for this award.
This award is an honour bestowed upon a current member of CALL/ACBD who has provided outstanding service to the Association AND/OR enhanced the profession of law librarianship in the recent past. The specific contributions may reflect the qualities engendered by Denis Marshall:
  • a continued commitment to excellence in law librarianship;
  • a strong service ethic;
  • a commitment to continuous learning;
  • a significant contribution to the scholarship of the library profession
  • mentoring and encouraging those who seek a profession in law librarianship
  • the pursuit of innovation and/or innovative solutions
  • and/or a contribution to leadership in the law library profession.
The name of the nominated person must be accompanied by two signed letters from colleagues in support of the nominee, with names and signatures of three additional CALL members supporting the nomination.
This is a confidential process, so the nominee should not be made aware that they are being nominated.
The Scholarships and Awards Committee will begin to consider applications after February 15.
Ann Marie Melvie
Chair, CALL/ACBD Scholarships and Awards Committee