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Elmhurst College library director named librarian of the year

Published: Monday, Aug. 11, 2014 2:15 p.m. CST

ELMHURST – Susan Swords Steffen, director of the A.C. Buehler Library at Elmhurst College, has been named the 2014 recipient of the Illinois Library Association’s Illinois Academic Librarian of the Year Award.

The award recognizes an Illinois librarian who is making an outstanding statewide contribution to academic or research librarianship and to library development. The award is sponsored by the Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Illinois, according to a college news release.

The Illinois Academic Librarian of the Year Award will be presented in October at the Illinois Library Association Annual Conference Awards Luncheon.

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