A full time faculty member of Chowan University is selected by the Whitaker Library staff to receive the Friends of the Library Faculty Award.
Nominations will be made to the Director of Library Services based on the following:
Faculty member is an active user of Chowan University Library
Encourages students to use the resources available in the library through his/her syllabus and assignments
Makes use of bibliographic instruction resources
Selects materials to strengthen the library collection in support of the curriculum
Selection will be made by a committee consisting of the staff of Whitaker Library and two faculty members who are the most recent recipients of the award.
The FOL Faculty Award will consist of a $500 total prize. $400 shall be used to purchase materials for his/her academic area for the Whitaker Library Collection and the remaining $100 may be used to purchase materials for his/her personal library.
Announcement of the Friends of Whitaker Library Faculty Award shall be made at the annual Edible Book Contest. The first Faculty Award was given in 2005.
2014- Bruce Moser, Department of Music
2013- Carolyn Phillips, Department of Visual Art
2012- Dr. Gregory Taylor, Department of History
2011- Dr. Carolyn Modlin, Department of Teacher Education
2010- Dr. Emily Isaacson, Department of Language and Literature
2009 - Dr. John Dilustro, Department of Biology
2008 - Dr. Wendy Dower, Department of Language and Literature
2007 - Mrs. Jayne Wolfskill, Department of Teacher Education
2006 - Mr. Steven Harders, Department of Language and Literature
2005 – Dr. Larry Frazier, Department of Religion and Philosophy
Fall and Spring Semesters
Monday – Thursday 7:45AM – 11PM
Friday – 7:45AM – 4PM
Saturday – 10AM – 4PM
Sunday – 2PM – 11PM
Monday – Thursday 8AM – 5PM
Friday – 8AM – 4PM
Saturday & Sunday– closed
EXCEPTIONS will be posted on the library door. Closed most Holidays.