CRL created the Primary Source Awards program to promote further awareness and use of primary historical evidence in research and teaching. Recognizing innovative uses of primary sources helps librarians and specialists in the CRL community better understand the practices and the needs of scholars today.
Program Description & Criteria
The awards are presented annually in three categories:
Participation and Eligibility
Persons nominated for Primary Source Awards must be librarians or library staff, faculty members (includes adjunct faculty and instructors), graduate students, and administrators within the community of CRL libraries.