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Consortium Library Prize

Scoring Rubric

Selection Criteria

  • All undergraduates enrolled at the University of Alaska, Anchorage are eligible.
  • The $500 award is for the best project with the best reflective essay
  • Projects completed in Spring Quarter 2017 through Spring Quarter 2018 are eligible (Spring 2018 papers must already be graded)
  • Projects must have been completed for UAA course credit.

Evaluation Criteria

Submissions will be judged on how well student researchers demonstrate:

  • Unusual depth or broadness in the use of library resources and collections, including, but not limited to, printed resources, databases, primary resources, and materials in all media.
  • Extraordinary ability to identify, locate, select, evaluate, and synthesize library resources and to use them in the creation of a project in any medium that shows originality and/or has the potential to lead to original research in the future.
  • Demonstration of significant personal knowledge in the methods of research and inquiry.