Book Award: The Tomás Rivera Book Award

The Tomás Rivera Mexican American Book Award was developed by the Texas State University’s College of Education to honor authors and illustrators who create literature that depicts the Mexican American experience. Tomás Rivera, a native of Crystal City, Texas, is the first Mexican American to have been selected Distinguished Alumnus at Texas State University–San Marcos. He… Read More Book Award: The Tomás Rivera Book Award

World Book/ALA Information Literacy Goal Award

CHICAGO – World Book, Inc. and the American Library Association (ALA) today announced the creation of the World Book/ALA Information Literacy Goal Award, which will provide a combined $10,000 annually to a promising public library and a promising school library literacy program…Two recipient programs will be designated annually: one public library or public library system… Read More World Book/ALA Information Literacy Goal Award