David Gerhan, head of public services and reference in Schaffer
Library, has been cited for the “Best Bibliography in History” by the American
Library Association's Reference and User Services Association for his Bibliography
of American Demographic History, the Literature from 1984 to 1994. Gerhan and Robert
V. Wells, Chauncey Winters Professor of History and Social Sciences, won the same award
previously for a predecessor volume.
Gail Golderman, electronic media librarian, received the 1997
“Professional Achievement” award from the New York Library Association's
Section on Management of Information Resources and Technology for her work in developing
the NYLA Web site. Also, with Bruce Connolly, reference librarian, she received the
1997 Multicultural Award from the Ethnic Services Round Table for providing access to
information to further the cause of multicultural education. They were recognized for the
Multicultural Resources Web site they developed.