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Award Winners at the IMTC and Main Library
The IMTC and Main Library strive to provide a wide-range of award winning materials. The following pages provide call numbers for those that can be found on campus. If you are interested in an award winning book that isn't currently held by us, please let us know and we'd be happy to get it ordered!
The Michael L. Printz Award is an award for a book that exemplifies literary excellence in young adult literature. It is named for a Topeka, Kansas school librarian who was a long-time active member of the Young Adult Library Services Association. The award is sponsored by Booklist, a publication of the American Library Association.
The Newbery Medal is awarded annually by the American Library Association for the most distinguished American children's book published the previous year.
The Randolph Caldecott Medal annually recognizes the preceding year's "most distinguished American picture book for children", beginning with 1937 publications.
The Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Medal is awarded annually to the author(s) and illustrator(s) of the most distinguished informational book published in the United States in English during the preceding year.
The Stonewall Book Awards are a set of three literary awards that annually recognize "exceptional merit relating to the gay/lesbian/bisexual/transgender experience" in English-language books published in the U.S.
The Geisel Award is named for famed childrens author Dr. Seuss. Established in 2006, the award is given by the American Library Association to the "author(s) and illustrator(s) of the most distinguished book for beginning readers published in English in the United States during the preceding year."
The Coretta Scott King Book Awards
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