NIELSEN BOOKDATA RESEARCH
In association with LIANZA, Nielsen BookData would like to assist you with their annual Research Award designed to promote research in the library and information sector. The Award is made to support a proposed research project related to information management, which for the purpose of this Award shall encompass the fields of publishing, library and information management, electronic libraries, and bibliographic and full-text databases.
Now is the time for action. Make this the year when you undertake the research project you have been thinking about for so long. We can help you make it happen.
3M AWARD FOR INNOVATION IN LIBRARIES
The 3M Award for Innovation in Libraries is sponsored by 3M New Zealand Ltd in conjunction with the Library and Information Association of New Zealand Aotearoa to "promote excellence and innovation in Library and Information services". The award will be made to the Librarian, Information specialist or team who has applied an innovative and entrepreneurial approach to their business.
The 3M Award for Innovation in Libraries will provide the winners with prizes of $4,000.00 for the winner, $1,000.00 for second place, and $500.00 of 3M products for third place. The money awarded to first and second place is to be used for professional development.
YBP/LINDSAY AND CROFT AWARD FOR COLLECTION SERVICES
The YBP/Lindsay and Croft Award for Collection Services recognises the contribution made in libraries by the staff in the areas of collection development, collection management, acquisitions and cataloguing.
The annual award consists of a $2000 grant donated by YBP, and a citation. These will be presented at the annual conference of LIANZA.