- Commitment to the year-long process of participating in the IRDL research community and conducting the proposed study within the 2017-2018 academic year;
- Significance of the research problem to the operational success of libraries or to the profession of librarianship;
- Thoughtfulness, thoroughness, and clarity of the research proposal;
- Enthusiasm for research and a desire to learn.
Marie Kennedy, Serials & Electronic Resources Librarian, Loyola Marymount University (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Kristine Brancolini, Dean of the Library, Loyola Marymount University (email@example.com)