Dean Emerita Paskoff, receives Essie M. Culver Distinguished Service Award from Louisiana Library Association

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Dr. Beth Paskoff, Dean Emerita of the School of Library and Information Science, was awarded the 2016 Essie M. Culver Distinguished Service Award by the Louisiana Library Association (LLA) at the 2016 LLA Annual Conference in March.

This award honors a librarian whose professional service and achievements, whose leadership in Louisiana association work, and whose lifetime accomplishments in a field of librarianship within the state merit recognition of particular value to Louisiana librarianship.

During Paskoff’s career at LSU, she taught more than nine different courses on the graduate level, developing six of them; served on more than one hundred graduate committees and chaired 149; and published numerous book chapters, refereed articles and reports.

The Louisiana Library Association, founded in 1925, promotes library interests of the state of Louisiana.

 

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