The Iranian Library and Information Science Association (ILISA) will offer this year, the third year in a row, three national awards to support the endeavors and works of Iranian researchers in the specialized areas in the fields of librarianship and information science. The ILISA Research Committee has prepared the necessary instructions – accessible on the Association’s Website.
The guidelines provide detailed information on the three national Awards, the criteria for eligibility and application, the criteria for evaluation, as well as the criteria for their presentation. The Awards carry the names of three prominent and renowned figures in the fields of librarianship and information science.
The title of these awards are entitled as 3 Iranian library sciences honors:
1. The first Award has been named after the late Abbas Horri, and is given to the best work produced in the theoretical/ philosiphical field of information science.
2. The second award, named after the late Pouri Soltani, will be given to the producer of the best professional work or device (including bibliography, software, standards, handbook, etc) in the field of librarianship and information science.
3. And the third award, named after Noorollah Moradi, will be presented to the producer of the best work produced or device in the feild of archive and preservation.
This year’s ceremony for presenting the Awards will be held in October in parallel with the fourth Congress of the Information Science Experts of Iran.