2018 Winner of the Graduate Student Category of CARL’s Research in Librarianship Grant Announced

May 23, 2018. – The CARL Strengthening Capacity Committee is pleased to announce the winner of the 2018 Student Grant category of the Research in Librarianship Grant fund.

The Graduate Student Research Grant was created to support library school students’ active engagement in research activities pertaining to research and/or academic libraries with the intent to publish the results and to promote research in the field of academic librarianship by and/or about Canadians. The CARL Research in Librarianship Grant is intended to support projects involving structured, evidence-based research, which propose answers to real-world issues.

CARL is very pleased to support Nicole Doro (MLIS student, Western University) for her research, “Attitudes and Perspectives on the Institutional Repository at the University of Western Ontario.”

For more information on the CARL Graduate Student Research Grant visit the CARL website at http://www.carl-abrc.ca/strengthening-capacity/research-grants/

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CARL—the Canadian Association of Research Libraries—members include Canada’s twenty-nine largest university libraries as well as Library and Archives Canada and NRC-Knowledge Management. Enhancing research and higher education are at the heart of its mission. CARL promotes effective and sustainable scholarly communication, and public policy that enables broad access to scholarly information.

For more information:
Vivian Lewis
Chair, Strengthening Capacity Committee and University Librarian, McMaster University
lewisvm@mcmaster.ca
905.525.9140 x 23883

Julie Morin
Project Officer
Canadian Association of Research Libraries
Julie.morin@carl-abrc.ca
613.482.9344 x 107