Nominations for the 2013 Award will close on 11 January 2013. Nomination forms were included with the Autumn 2012 issue of The School Librarian and are available for download below, together with guidance notes on how to prepare an effectve nomination.
Nominated schools will be judged initially from the written nomination form and supporting photographs/video to create a shortlist of possible winners. Members of the judging panel, who will make the final decisions as to the winning entry, will then visit the school libraries on the short list.
Nominations must be forwarded to designawards([at])sla.org.uk or by post to the address below by the specified closing date.
The winning entries will have the opportunity to spend a substantial sum on products for their library from the Gresswell or LFC catalogues available from Demco's sister company. The winner will be announced at a high profile ceremony in Autumn 2013.