2015 – 2017

2017 Award & Grant Winners

Honored Sunday July 16, 2017 at the ALL-SIS Reception and Awards Ceremony in Austin, Texas.

FREDERICK CHARLES HICKS AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTIONS TO ACADEMIC LAW LIBRARIANSHIP

  • Victoria K. Trotta, Associate Dean for the Ross-Blakley Library, Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, Arizona State University

ALL-SIS OUTSTANDING ARTICLE AWARD

  • Susan David deMaine (Assistant Director for Information Services, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law), Preparing Law Students for Information Governance, 35 Legal Ref. Serv. Q. 101 (2016).

ALL-SIS OUTSTANDING SERVICE AWARD

  • Carol Bredemeyer, Professor of Law Library Services and Assistant Director for Faculty Services, Chase College of Law Library, Northern Kentucky University.

GRANTS

  • Management Institute Grants: Jessica Hanes, Scholarly Publishing Librarian at University of Michigan Law Library, and Anna Lawless-Collins, Associate Director for Systems and Collection Services at Boston University School of Law
  • Active Member Stimulus Grant: Susan Catterall, Central Piedmont Community College, Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Regular Member Stimulus Grant: Anne Mostad-Jensen, Head of Faculty Services, Thormodsgard Law Library, University of North Dakota.
  • CONELL Grants: Gail McDonald, Reference Librarian, Fordham University School of Law, and Sarah C. Slinger, Law Library Fellow, University of Arizona

2016-17 AWARDS COMMITTEE

Elizabeth Outler – Barry University, chair (2017)
Anna Blaine – University of Idaho (2018)
Irene Crisci – Touro College (2017)
Karen Skinner – University of Southern California (2017)
Jessica Wimer – University of California-Irvine (2018)
Caroline Young – Rutgers University-Newark (2018)

2016 Award & Grant Winners

Honored in person at the ALL-SIS Awards Ceremony and Reception in Chicago.

FREDERICK CHARLES HICKS AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTIONS TO ACADEMIC LAW LIBRARIANSHIP

  • Darcy Kirk, University of Connecticut

ALL-SIS OUTSTANDING ARTICLE AWARD

  • Catherine A. Lemmer (Assistant Director Information Services, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law) Competitive Intelligence Instruction to Develop Practice-Ready Legal Professionals, 34 Legal Ref. Serv. Q.268 (2015)

GRANTS

  • Leadership Acadamy Grant: Susan Gaultier, Louisiana State University; Benjamin Keele, Indiana University–Indianapolis; Austin Williams, North Carolina Central University School of Law Library
  • Active Member Stimulus Grant: Creighton Miller, Washburn University
  • Regular Member Stimulus Grant: Ashley Sundin, Gonzaga University
  • CONELL Grant
    • Casandra Laskowski, University of Arizona
    • Susan Urban, Oklahoma City University

2015 Award & Grant Winners

Recipients are honored in person at the ALL-SIS Awards Ceremony and Reception in Philadelphia on Sunday, July 19th from 6:30-8:30 pm.

FREDERICK CHARLES HICKS AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTIONS TO ACADEMIC LAW LIBRARIANSHIP

  • Blair S. Kauffman, Law Library Director and Professor of Law, Yale Law School, Lillian Goldman Law Library

ALL-SIS OUTSTANDING ARTICLE AWARD

  • James M. Donovan (Director of the Law Library and James and Mary Lassiter Associate Professor of Law, University of Kentucky), Carol A. Watson (Director of the Law Library, University of Georgia), & Caroline Osborne (Associate Dean for Legal Information Services and Professor of Law, Washington & Lee University), The Open Access Advantage for American Law Reviews, Edison 2015-03A, http://www.jptos.org/news/375/100.html.

ALL-SIS OUTSTANDING SERVICE AWARD

  • Merle J. Slyhoff, Collection Development Librarian, University of Pennsylvania Law School, Biddle Law Library

GRANTS

Active Member Stimulus Grant

  • Susan David deMaine, Research & Instruction Librarian, Indiana University, Robert H. McKinney School of Law, Ruth Lilly Law Library, &
  • I-Wei Wang, Reference Librarian, University of California Law School, Boalt Hall Library

Regular Member Stimulus Grant

  • Karen Selden, Metadata Services Librarian, University of Colorado Law School

CONELL Grant

  • Grace Lee, Law Library Intern, University of Washington School of Law, Gallagher Law Library