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LSU Librarian Stephanie Braunstein receives Margaret T. Lane Award

Stephanie A. Braunstein, Head, Government Documents and Microforms for LSU Libraries, has been awarded the 2015 Margaret T. Lane Award by the Louisiana Library Association’s Government Documents Round Table (GODORT) Section. She received the award for her exceptional work in

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Smith Griffin receives award

Linda Smith Griffin, head of cataloging at the LSU Libraries, received the Nia Award at the African American Cultural Center’s (AACC) third annual Jazz Brunch and Awards Program on Saturday, February 21, 2015. The program is held during February to

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Award, promotion for Libraries faculty member Judy Bolton

Judy Bolton, Head of Public Services in Special Collections, was promoted to Senior General Librarian effective January 1, 2015.  In addition, Bolton, who has been with LSU Libraries for just over thirty years, was also recently awarded the first Friends

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LSU Librarian wins “Outstanding Paper” Award

LSU Libraries’ Web Development Librarian, Dave Comeaux, been awarded the 2014 Literati Award for “Outstanding Paper” of 2013 by the journal Library Hi Tech for his paper, “Accessibility of academic library web sites in North America: Current status and trends

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LSU Libraries bestows 2014 student assistant awards

The LSU Libraries Student Assistant Awards honor outstanding student employees of the LSU Libraries. The awards were established to acknowledge the vital role student workers play in the success of LSU Libraries. They open and close departments, assist patrons in

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LSU Libraries confers two new staff awards

On Monday, May 12th, at a reception hosted by the LSU Library Staff Association in the Hill Memorial Library lecture hall, two new staff awards were conferred. The first award, entitled the LSU Libraries Top Resource of the Year Award,

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Linda Smith Griffin receives Anthony H. Benoit Mid-Career Award

Linda Smith Griffin, Head of Cataloging at LSU Libraries, is the 2014 recipient of the Louisiana Library Association (LLA) Anthony H. Benoit Mid-Career Award, presented annually to a member in the middle of his or her career to recognize outstanding

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Elaine Smyth receives Outstanding Academic Librarian Award

Elaine Smyth is the recipient of the 2014 Outstanding Academic Librarian Award presented by the Louisiana Library Association’s Academic Section. Smyth serves as Interim Dean of LSU Libraries and Kathleen and Joel Ory Endowed Professor. From July 2011 to February

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Journal edited by LSU Librarian places third in 2013 Catholic Press Association Awards

The journal Catholic Library World, which is edited by LSU librarian Sigrid Kelsey, has been awarded third place in the Catholic Press Association’s annual awards in the category of “General Excellence – Professional & special-interest magazines including clergy & religious.” 

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Kuyper-Rushing receives 2011 Music Library Association Best of Chapters Award

LSU Libraries’ Dr. Lois Kuyper-Rushing has received the 2011 Music Library Association (MLA) Best of Chapters Award for 2011. Each year, all of the presentations given at the Music Library Association Chapter meetings are evaluated and two are chosen to

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Caminita named ALA Emerging Leader

Cristina Caminita, Assistant Librarian in the LSU Libraries’ Reference Department, has been named an Emerging Leader by the American Library Association (ALA). The 2013 class of Emerging Leaders will be the seventh in the program, which was instituted under ALA

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Mike Russo named 2012 Mover & Shaker by Library Journal

Congratulations to Mike Russo, Instruction Coordinator and Associate Librarian at LSU Libraries, for being named a Library Journal Mover & Shaker for 2012! Each year, Library Journal (LJ) spotlights recipients from across the country for this presitgious honor, recognizing “librarians

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