Library’s Bakerman Research Awards sets deadline and submission guidelines

DEADLINE FOR BAKERMAN RESEARCH AWARDS IS 2 P.M. ON JAN. 21, 2011 FOR 2010 ACADEMIC YEAR

The ISU Library’s Bakerman Research Awards deadline for academic year 2010 submissions will be 2 p.m., Friday, Jan. 21, 2011. Faculty nominate student papers that were completed and submitted for a course grade. The award recognizes papers that both incorporate extraordinary skill and creativity in the application of the services, resources and collections of the ISU Library and demonstrate the use of good information and literacy-based research skills. The winning undergraduate author will receive an award of $1,000, and the winning graduate author will receive $1,500. Faculty members nominating the winning papers will receive an award of $250. Recognition for the Bakerman is now part of the Library’s annual Authors & Artists program, slated for Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2011. Find complete guidelines and downloadable application forms for both student and faculty member at http://library.indstate.edu/about/events/bakerman/.

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