The AALT Board is seeking nominations for the following awards, to be presented at the 2016 AALT Conference.
AALT Advocacy Award
This award recognizes an individual who is a strong supporter and promoter of library technicians and the library technician profession in general. The nominee must be an active advocate of library technicians but not a library technician him/herself.
Library Technician Award of Excellence
This award recognizes the efforts of a Library Technician who has made a major contribution to the library field in Alberta. Nominees can be students or graduates of a recognized Library Technician program. Current AALT Board members and Awards Committee members are ineligible.
Merle Harris Achievement Award
This award, the highest honour granted by AALT, is given to a Library Technician in recognition for distinguished service in the library and literacy field in Alberta. Nominees must be a student or graduate of a recognized Library Technician program whose contribution should represent an achievement which is outstanding in the field.
Nomination Forms are available online at http://aalt.org/awards
Extended Deadline for Nominations: March 15, 2016