Book on Librarians and Professional Development Receives National Recognition

Growing Schools: Librarians as Professional Developers edited by Debbie Abilock, Kristin Fontichiaro, and Violet Harada, has been selected as the “2013 Best Professional Guide for School or Youth Librarians” by Library Media Connection (LMC) and the American Reference Books Annual (ARBA). Harada is a professor emeritus in the University Hawaii’s Library and Information Science Program, Department of Information and Computer Sciences. Continue reading

Wilson Scholarships Awarded

Congratulations to the following students, who received the H. W. Wilson scholarship for the spring 2013 semester:

  • Johanna Akina
  • Jaclyn Lee Parrott
  • Amy Steinbauer

The $1000 awards are made on the basis of high academic performance along with leadership and volunteer services.