Sponsor: TLA Honors and Awards Committee
Recognizes: A significant contribution to the world of books and librarianship through the encouragement of the love of books and reading.
Award: A plaque and $100.
Eligibility: Includes but need not be limited to:
notable professional/bibliographical writing or editing that deals with books, the book arts, reading
a program in a library that encourages reading and/or the appreciation of books
creative teaching with books at any level (elementary through university)
promotion of books and reading by way of news media
past recipients may not be re-nominated
nominee must be a member of TLA