In Spring 2019, the Sage Colleges Libraries will present awards to students at Russell Sage College, Sage College of Albany, SPCE/Sage Online and the Sage Graduate Schools for research papers or projects that demonstrate exceptional use of library resources. Only papers or projects written for courses taken during the Spring, Summer, or Fall 2018 semesters are eligible for this year’s award. One student from each school will be selected to win the cash prize of $200. The deadline for submissions is 5pm on Monday, March 4, 2019.
The winning papers will exhibit the student’s ability to:
- Determine information needs for a specific paper or assignment
- Successfully use library resources in multiple formats (printed resources, databases, primary resources, and other media)
- Locate, select, evaluate, and synthesize information from library resources
- Use information responsibly by providing accurate citations or references