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.
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
Dr. Shahla Bahavar
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, Calif.
Holly L. Camino
Buckeye Library, Medina County District Library
Kathleen Meulen Ellison
Sonoji Sakai Intermediate School
Bainbridge Island, Wash.
Harold M. Forbes
West Virginia and Regional History Center
West Virginia University Library
Morgantown, W. Va.
Caroline "Xiaofang" Han
Cleveland Public Library
Atlantic City High School
Atlantic City, N.J.
Sweet Briar College
Sweet Briar, Va.
Molly E.K. Ledermann
Missoula Public Library
Charlotte Carr Vlasis
Chattanooga School for the Liberal Arts