James E. Ward Library Instruction Award

Sponsor: Tennessee Library Instruction Round Table

Recognizes: Any member of TLA who participates in the planning, execution, or evaluation of a continuing program or special project of library instruction for an academic, school, public, or special library. Where the significant contributions of more than one person are involved, the award may be shared.


  1. Outstanding and sustained work on continuing programs or projects concerned with library instruction;
  2. innovative and creative achievement in the development of library instruction programs or projects;
  3. promotion of a positive image of libraries in the minds of library users;
  4. leadership in the promotion of library instruction on the local, state, regional, or national level;
  5. contributions to the knowledge of instructional librarianship through publications, lectures, etc.;
  6. participation in TLIRT activities.

Any TLA member may make a nomination by submitting the form below.

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