Edgar Award Guidelines
The EDGAR AWARD is bestowed on a law librarian (living or deceased) who as a member of the Law Librarians of New England, has made significant and sustained contributions to the field of law librarianship over the course of his or her career.
Board shall consider the following criteria in evaluating candidates for
the EDGAR AWARD:
in a particular area of law librarianship;
to the Law Librarians of New England;
to the professional literature;
to the development of innovative techniques or research;
to the broader legal and/or library communities; and/or
and coaching of newer members of the profession.
for the EDGAR AWARD may be submitted by any member of the Law Librarians
of New England to the Law Librarians of New England Executive Board, or
to a committee or individual(s) designated by the Executive Board.
a plaque with an appropriate inscription, shall be presented at the discretion
of the Executive Board. Only one award will be given per year. However,
there is no requirement that an award be given in any year.
EDGAR AWARD WINNERS
- Edgar Bellafontaine, awarded at LLNE _____ Meeting, 1998
- Maria Sekula, awarded at LLNE ____ Meeting, 2000
- Karen Moss, awarded at LLNE Spring Meeting, April 21, 2006
Ad Hoc Edgar Award Commitee
Bonnie Koneski-White, Chair