February 20, 2018

The netConnect Library Web Site Awards

By LJ Staff

netConnect, Library Journal, School Library Journal, and Jones
e-Global Library are proud to announce the winners of the first annual

Library Web Site Awards. These new awards recognize the unique
contributions that libraries have made in building the World Wide Web. Public,
School, and Academic Libraries are all being recognized. Each category includes
an award for a large library followed by the award for a small library. The
awards are accompanied by grants of $1500 from Jones e-Global Library.

The Las Vegas-Clark County
Library District Homepage


Las Vegas-Clark County Library District, NV

Worthington Libraries, Worthington, OH www.worthingtonlibraries.org/index_flash2.cfm

School Libraries

Lawrence High School, Lawrence,

Tomlinson Middle School, Fairfield, CT

Academic Libraries

University Library, University of Nebraska
at Omaha

Shaffer Library, Union College, Schenectady, NY

In addition to the awards, Honorable Mentions go to:
The Outernet for Young Adults site of the Multnomah County Library, OR (www.multcolib.org/outer/index.html )

SkokieNet.org, a community information network produced by the Skokie Public
Library, IL (www.SkokieNet.org)

The de Grummond Children’s Literature Collection, University Libraries,
University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg (www.lib.usm.edu/~degrum)

Thanks to all the nominated libraries for making the inaugural year of the
netConnect Library Web Site Awards such a success. We wish to
congratulate all those who participated for the creative ways they use their web
sites to reach their constituencies. Look for details in upcoming issues or on
the LJ website for details on the next netConnect Library Web Site
Awards in Spring 2003.