2013 I Love My Librarian Award Winners
Congratulations to the 10 winners of the 2013 Carnegie Corporation of New York/New York Times I Love My Librarian Award! Thank you to all the library supporters who sent in nominations.
See pictures from the 2013 I Love My librarian Award ceremony at The TimesCenter in New York.
2013 recipients were selected for their dedicated public service and the valuable role they play in our nation’s communities in transforming lives through education.
More than 1,100 library patrons submitted detailed stories regarding how their librarian had an impact on their communities and lives.
Read on to learn more about this year's winners.
Questions? Email Megan McFarlane, Campaign Coordinator, American Library Association, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Julia E. Allegrini
Covington Branch of the Kenton County Public Library
“makes all members of our community feel welcomed and respected in our library”
Holly L. Camino
Buckeye Library, Medina County District Library
Brought together staff and community stakeholders to create a fun and nurturing after-school environment for teens
Harold M. Forbes
West Virginia and Regional History Center
West Virginia University Library
Morgantown, W. Va.
“opened the minds and hearts of thousands of students to the wonders of rare books and special collections”
Atlantic City High School
Atlantic City, N.J.
“made the library a place where students want to be whenever they have a spare moment”
Molly E.K. Ledermann
Missoula Public Library
“brings tremendous creativity and a spirit of collaboration and fun”
Charlotte Carr Vlasis
Chattanooga School for the Liberal Arts
“makes my lesson dreams come to life”