SNU Librarian Receives Award from the American Library Association

BETHANY, OK (April 11, 2013) - Daniel Chesney, interlibrary loan and acquisitions coordinator for theSouthern Nazarene University library has been selected to receive the 2013 STARS/ Atlas Systems Mentoring Award.

The award is given to those who have been in the interlibrary loan profession for less than two years and is designed to allow the winners to travel to locations necessary to attend the annual American Libraries Association conference.

"This award is highly competitive, and I am happy that RUSA recognized what we see in the SNU Library every day - Daniel does excellent work in the field of Interlibrary Loan. Both he and the Library will benefit from his attendance and mentorship at the American Library Association's annual conference in June," said Katie King, Director of the SNU library.

Because of this award, Daniel will be able to attend the conference being held in Chicago this year. Daniel will also be assigned a mentor by the STARS Education and Training Committee that will help him navigate through the conference and get the most out of his time there.

Southern Nazarene University's mission is to transform lives through higher education in Christ-centered community. As a Christian community of scholars, we model the hospitality of grace, the pursuit of truth and the practice of discipleship, all within the Wesleyan-holiness tradition, as we prepare graduates who THINK with clarity, ACT with integrity and SERVE with purpose.