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Meet the stars from previous years

See each year's winners


Emerald is delighted to offer a research grant for a Chinese project in the field of library and information science research. The award will offer £2,000 (approximately US$3,000 equivalent) to fund the winning research project. In addition to the research fund it is also hoped that the findings of the research can be published in one of Emerald’s many excellent library and information studies titles. Applications addressed the dissemination of knowledge for the benefit of China.

Winning proposal

  • Constructing the Subject Librarians’ Competences Standards (SLCS) for Chinese Institutions of Higher Education
    Xie Ya’nan
    Northeast Normal University

Highly commended

  • Professionalism and Professional Respect within the Chinese Library Profession - Interviews of 11 Library Directors with LIS Doctoral Degree
    Xu Jianhua
    NanKai University
  • For a Fairer Future: The Reform and Opportunity of Public Libraries in China during the Pursuit of Social Justice
    Jing Zhang
    Sun Yat-sen University
  • OurLib Cloud: Connecting Scholarly Information with Under-supported Researchers in China
    Chengyu Zhang
    Tsinghua University Library
  • Integrated Framework for Link Analysis Theory: An Empirical Study from the Perspective of Converged Paradigm
    Dongxiao Gu
    Nanjing Univeristy


You can also find details of winners from 2007-2012 on our awards archive page.


For further information, please contact:

Zhao Mengyuan (Joe Zhao)
Publishing Relationship Manager, China
E-mail: [email protected]