Ten winners of the inaugural Carnegie Corporation of New York/New York Times I Love My Librarian Award were recognized at a ceremony hosted by the New York Times December 9. The award, administered by the ALA’s Public Information Office and the Campaign for America’s Libraries, recognizes public, school, and college librarians for service to their communities, schools, and campuses.
The winners are:
Linda Allen, Libraries Director, Pasco County Library System, Hudson, Florida
Jean Amaral, Reference Librarian, Antioch University New England, Keene, New Hampshire
Amy J. Cheney, Librarian, Alameda County Library, Juvenile Hall, San Leandro, California
Jennifer Lankford Dempsey, Library Media Specialist and Technology Coordinator, Wrights Mill Road Elementary School, Auburn, Alabama
Carol W. Levers, Community Services Librarian, Kansas City, Kansas, Public Library and Weekend Supervisor, Plaza Branch Library, Kansas City, Missouri
Margaret “Gigi” Lincoln, Library Media Specialist, Lakeview High School, Battle Creek, Michigan
Iona R. Malanchuk, Associate University Librarian and Head of the Education Library, University of Florida, Gainesville
Elaine McIlroy, Director, Wellfleet Public Library, Wellfleet, Massachusetts
Paul McIntosh, Library Media Specialist, Wadleigh Secondary School for the Performing and Visual Arts, New York City
Arezoo Moseni, Senior Librarian, New York Public Library, Mid-Manhattan Library, The Art Collection, New York City.
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