Tuesday, January 27, 2009
Jane Botham wins ALSC Distinguished Service Award
The Association for Library Service to Children has just selected Jane Botham, retired Children's Services Coordinator at Milwaukee Public Library, as the recipient of their Distinguished Service Award. The award honors an individual member of the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) who has made significant contributions to and an impact on, library service to children and/or ALSC. Jane was recognized as a mentor, and for her commitment to ALSC and intellectual freedom. Thanks to Marge Loch-Wouters, who reported this breaking news, live from ALA Midwinter.