Deadline approaching! – Applications due October 2nd.

CFLA/ Ex Libris Association – W. Kaye Lamb Award for Service to Seniors

Every other year, the Canadian Federation of Library Associations / Fédération canadienne des associations de bibliothèques and ExLibris Association invite Canadian libraries to be considered for the W. Kaye Lamb Award. The award is given to that library which offers innovative and excellent service to their senior population. A list of past winners can be viewed here:

The 2021 award recipient was the West Vancouver Memorial Library as detailed here:

Named to commemorate Canada’s first National Librarian, William Kaye Lamb, OC, FRSC, the W. Kaye Lamb Award recognizes outstanding library service to seniors with a $500.00 cash prize and commemorative plaque. For more information on William K. Lamb’s contribution to the
development of Canadian library services, visit the Biography page, located on ExLibris Association’s website:|

To apply, visit:
Completed applications or notification of the intention to apply must be submitted by Monday, October 2, 2023 to:
Use the subject line “W.Kaye Lamb Award Application 2023” and include your library’s name or acronym.