2018 Winners of CARL’s Research in Librarianship Grant Announced

October 9, 2018 – CARL’s Strengthening Capacity Committee is pleased to announce the winners of the 2018 Practicing Librarian category of the Research in Librarianship Grant fund. The Practicing Librarian Grant is awarded to new and established librarians, in order to support research in the field of academic librarianship by and/or about Canadians. It is intended to support projects involving structured, evidence-based research in libraries that propose answers to real-world issues.

CARL is very pleased to support the following two projects:

  • Beth Maddigan (Memorial University of Newfoundland), Libraries as Public ‘Homespaces’: Exploring Multiple Literacies through Community Pop-Up Art Hives.
  •  Graeme Campbell (Queen’s University Library), Michelle Lake (Concordia University Library), Catherine McGoveran (University of Ottawa Library), Post-depository: Investigating the Persistence of Federal Government Publications in Former Depository Libraries.

For more information on the CARL Research in Librarianship Grant, and to view previously funded research projects visit the CARL website at http://www.carl-abrc.ca/strengthening-capacity/research-grants/

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