Theatre Library Association has announced the 2014 winners of its Professional Awards. The Louis Rachow Distinguished Service in Performing Arts Librarianship Award will be given to Jacqueline Z. Davis, the Barbara G. and Lawrence A. Fleischman Executive Director of The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts. The Brooks McNamara Performing Arts Librarian Scholarship will be given to Selena Chau, an MLIS student at San Jose State University.
The winners were chosen by the Professional Awards Committee, chaired by Dr. Francesca Marini of Texas A&M University, and consisting of Susan Brady of Yale University, Phyllis Dircks of Long Island University, Abigail Garnett of Brooklyn Public Library, Karen Nickeson of the The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Lisbeth Wells-Pratt of University of Georgia, and Kevin Winkler of The New York Public Library.
The winners will be honored at the Annual Business Meeting and Awards Ceremony in the Bruno Walter Auditorium at The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, at 6:00 PM on October 17, 2014.