Primary Source Awards
The Primary Source Awards are an annual competition designed to recognize and publicize librarians, teachers, and researchers who use or promote use of primary source materials.
Program Description & Criteria
The awards are presented annually in three categories:
Promoting use of primary source materials.
Innovative use of primary source materials in research projects.
Employing primary source materials in the classroom.
Selection & Prizes
|Both awardees and nominators can choose between a gift certificate for Powell's Books or an iPad.|
Participation and Eligibility
Persons nominated for Primary Source Awards must be librarians or library staff, faculty members (includes adjunct faculty, instructors, graduate assistants), students, and administrators within the community of CRL libraries.