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Wendy G. Pothier, Associate Professor, Business and Economics Librarian, University of New Hampshire and Patricia B. Condon, Assistant Professor, Research Data Services Librarian, University of New Hampshire named 2023 recipients of the BRASS Research Grant Award Wendy G. Pothier Patricia B. Condon Wendy Pothier, Business and Economics Librarian at the University of New Hampshire (UNH…(Read More)

BRASS Public Librarian Support Award Sponsored by Morningstar names John L. Amundsen, Business Librarian, Wilmette Public Library; Wilmette, IL 2023 winner John L. Amundsen The award committee members are particularly impressed by John L. Amundsen’s work implementing the “Strictly Business” Brand at Wilmette Public Library, where he has worked across departments to develop graphics…(Read More)

Angel Truesdale, Social Sciences and Business Librarian, Assistant Professor, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, named winner of the 2023 BRASS Academic Business Librarianship Travel Award sponsored by Global Financial Data Angel Truesdale has been selected as the 2023 winner of the BRASS Academic Business Librarianship Travel Award sponsored by Global Financial Data. The…(Read More)

BRASS Excellence in Business Librarianship sponsored by Mergent Names It’s 2023 Winner – Hal P. Kirkwood, Bodleian Business Librarian, Saïd Business School, University of Oxford Hal P. Kirkwood “Hal’s contributions to business librarianship include extensive publication and editorial work related to business information literacy, entrepreneurship, and information sources. Other notable contributions encompass mentorship…(Read More)

Introduction Each year, the Business Information Sources Committee of the Business Reference and Services Section (BRASS) selects the outstanding business information sources published since May of the previous year. This year, the committee reviewed fifteen entries; of these, two were designated as “Outstanding” and four as “Notable.”  Works are examined for the following: ease…(Read More)

Alexander Blend, Librarian at Middle Country Public Library, was selected as the 2021 winner for the Public Librarian Support Award for his enthusiastic service and dedication to the interlibrary loan community; for his advocacy on behalf of resource sharing practitioners; and for his important work with interlibrary loan cost and turnaround time data. Alex Blend…(Read More)

Ms. Premji’s project was selected by the Emerald Research Grant Award Committee as the winner of the 2021 Emerald Research Grant Award. The proposed research is on the role of business librarians in supporting and collaborating on knowledge syntheses. The goal of the project is to identify areas where methodological rigor of existing reviews…(Read More)

Mark’s strong service ethic, promotion of Spokane Public Library’s role in the regional business ecosystem, network building, and service to the profession is highly praised by colleagues. Some notable accomplishment are crowdsourcing subscriptions to both PitchBook and Bloomberg, a combination of resources not found elsewhere in a public library setting. Some examples of…(Read More)