Library Journal will honor one library staffer or a library team with its annual Marketer of the Year award in its October 2023 issue. The award, sponsored by Library Ideas, comes with a $2,000 cash prize. The award recognizes the importance of innovative approaches to marketing of library services, the role of marketing in building library engagement, and the value of quality marketing collateral to help build a vibrant sense of the library and define its relevance in the community. The award places a special emphasis on an individual (or team) working for a library who has instituted or reinvigorated a marketing strategy in the past two years that has:
(CLICK HERE for eligibility requirements).
Please note that this form must be completed in one sitting and the total file upload data must be no larger than 25 MB. If you wish to submit the links to the files instead then please select "Provide Links".
If you would prefer to upload your narrative or provide the link for your document, select the option below. (Accepted file types are PDF, Word doc, Excel doc, or text file.)
LETTERS OF SUPPORT:
Please provide two letters of support from, for example, library patrons, community leaders, peer libraries, or regional marketing firms.
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To upload additional materials or provide the link for your documents, select the option below. (Accepted file types are PDF, Word doc, Excel doc, or text file.) Additional accompanying material will be considered, but the nominating letter itself and collateral examples will be of prime importance.
NOMINEE'S STATISTICAL DATA:
If you do not have all of the statistics below, then please submit at least the first eight. The judges do not make selections based on numbers, but they are helpful in giving context to the written submission.
THE NOMINATION DEADLINE FOR THE 2023 AWARD IS JULY 31, 2023.
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