New Academic Task Force
In recognition of the importance of supporting new medical schools, AAHSL has appointed a New Academic Health Sciences Task Force. Read more...
2013-2014 NLM/AAHSL Leadership Fellows Program
The Association of Academic Health Sciences Libraries (AAHSL) is pleased to announce the 2013-2014 year of the leadership program jointly sponsored by the National Library of Medicine (NLM) and AAHSL. Read more...
2012-2013 NLM/AAHSL Leadership Fellows Program Class
The Future Leadership Committee is pleased to announce the members of the 2012-2013 NLM/AAHSL Leadership Fellows Program class. Read more...
2012-2013 AASHL New Directors Symposium
The Future Leadership Committee is pleased to announce that the following directors have been selected to participate in the 2012-2013 AAHSL New Directors Symposium. Read more...
The AAHSL Cornerstone Award
The Association of Academic Health Sciences Libraries (AAHSL) Cornerstone Award is given to an individual, group, or institution selected by the association's Board of Directors. The award is given for a notable or important contribution made during the most recent four years that has assisted AAHSL in achieving its mission or had significant impact on the profession of academic health sciences librarianship.
Both AAHSL members and non-members may be considered for the award
The award may be given to:
To be recognized by this award, contributions must:
The activities and contributions must have occurred within the most recent four calendar years.
The award is given at the discretion of the Board and is given only when there is evidence of a significant contribution and not on an annual basis
The Board may determine that no award should be given during a year.
If awarded, only one will be given per year.
Multiple awards for the same contribution or continuation of the contribution will not be presented.
The following steps are followed for nomination, review and selection of recipients.
Recipients will receive a distinctive award chosen by the Board inscribed with:
Publicity about the award recipient will be sent to the various library associations and posted on the AAHSL Web site.
If you require assistance or have questions regarding submissions contact the AAHSL Executive Director.