Awards for Excellence - 2016

Outstanding Papers


Award journal index



Library Review

R. D. MacLeod Award
Named after Library Review’s founding editor, Robert Duncan MacLeod (1885-1973). He founded Library Review in 1927 and remained editor until 1964, solely responsible for its establishment and development during those 36 years, encouraging many up-and-coming librarians, as well as publishing material from many of the profession’s prominent names.

Winner

Volume 64 number 4/5
Research Data Management as a "wicked problem"
Chris Awre, Jim Baxter, Brian Clifford, Janette Colclough, Andrew Cox, Nick Dods, Paul Drummond, Yvonne Fox, Martin Gill, Kerry Gregory, Anita Gurney, Juliet Harland, Masud Khokhar, Dawn Lowe, Ronan O'Beirne, Rachel Proudfoot, Hardy Schwamm, Andrew Smith,

Highly commended

Volume 64 number 1/2
Understanding Semantic Web: a conceptual model
Michael Calaresu, Ali Shiri

Volume 64 number 1/2
Webbs on the Web: libraries, digital humanities and collaboration
Ed Fay, Julianne Nyhan

Volume 64 number 6/7
The impact of information and communication technologies on informal scientific communication
Ahmed Maher khafaga Shehata, David Ellis, Allen Foster