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Library Assessment Conference Award-Winning Posters Now Online

lac2012-paramount-theater-marqueeARL is pleased to announce the winners of the 2012 Library Assessment Conference poster session. The awards were presented on October 29, 2012, at the conference in Charlottesville, Virginia. The winning posters, along with all poster session submissions, are now available on the conference website.

The highly regarded poster session was part of the biennial Library Assessment Conference sponsored by ARL, the University of Virginia, and the University of Washington. The 2012 session featured 86 posters on the topics of Data and Collections, Learning, LibQUAL+® and Other Surveys, Methods, Organizational Performance, Reference and Research Services, Space, and Usability. Subject experts judged the submissions on content (benefit for practice, appropriateness of methodology) and aesthetics (logical organization, visual attraction) and selected nine Judges’ Choice posters. From among these selections, conference attendees chose two People’s Choice posters.

People’s and Judges’ Choice Awards

Judges’ Choice Awards

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) is a nonprofit organization of 125 research libraries in the US and Canada. Its mission is to influence the changing environment of scholarly communication and the public policies that affect research libraries and the diverse communities they serve. ARL pursues this mission by advancing the goals of its member research libraries, providing leadership in public and information policy to the scholarly and higher education communities, fostering the exchange of ideas and expertise, facilitating the emergence of new roles for research libraries, and shaping a future environment that leverages its interests with those of allied organizations. ARL is on the web at http://www.arl.org/.