Saturday, January 22, 2022 3:30 PM EST
Assistant (term) Professor George D. Oberle, BA History ’96, MA ’99, PhD ’16, is the director of the Center for Mason Legacies, history librarian with University Libraries, and is a winner of this year’s I Love My Librarian Award.
The award, generously sponsored by the Carnegie Corporation of New York and supported by the New York Public Library, is administered through the American Library Association’s (ALA) Communications and Marketing Office, which promotes the value of libraries and librarians.
Oberle and this year’s nine other honorees will each receive a $5,000 cash prize, a $750 donation to their library, and complimentary registration to ALA’s LibLearnX. The virtual award ceremony will take place during the conference at 3:30 p.m. CT on Saturday, Jan. 22, 2022, and will be available to stream live at https://www.youtube.com/user/AmLibraryAssociation.