ER&L Award Opportunities

ER&L offers a series of awards to support institutions that have an interest in advancing their library’s eresources management processes and build the necessary connections to colleagues in the field.

With our online conference and subsequent audio/ video archive, ER&L is pleased to offer numerous online conference awards, reducing logistical challenges, such as strain on smaller institutions’ staff and travel expenses.

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Online Conference Award

SUBMISSION DATES: September 30 – November 18, 2019

AWARD WINNER ANNOUNCED: December 9, 2019

ELIGIBILITY: Any E-resources Professional, including paraprofessionals.

DESCRIPTION: An individual or group online conference ticket is awarded to a US library professional seeking e-resources management education.

REGISTRATION: Online

HOUSING/ TRAVEL EXPENSES: NA


International Online Conference Award

SUBMISSION DATES: September 30 – November 18, 2019

AWARD WINNER ANNOUNCED: December 9, 2019

ELIGIBILITY: Any E-resources Professional, including paraprofessionals.

DESCRIPTION: An individual or group online conference ticket is awarded to a non-US library seeking e-resources management education and North American peer connections.

REGISTRATION: Online

HOUSING/ TRAVEL EXPENSES: NA


First Timer Award

SUBMISSION DATES: September 30 – November 18, 2019

AWARD WINNER ANNOUNCED: December 9, 2019

ELIGIBILITY: An e-resources management professional, including paraprofessional, who has not attended ER&L in the past.

DESCRIPTION: A waived registration ticket is awarded to a library professional interested in attending ER&L for the first time. Awarded in honor of long-time volunteer and contributor Angela Riggio.

REGISTRATION: In-person or Online

HOUSING/ TRAVEL EXPENSES: 3 nights at conference hotel