2014 Undergraduate Library Research Award

How to Enter

The Deadline for Submissions is April 10th, 2014

Submission Requirements
All submission requirements must be fulfilled in order for a project to be considered for the Undergraduate Library Research Award. Please use the checklist located under the Apply tab above to make sure you have completed all of them.

  • A statement of support (online) or (PDF doc) from a faculty member with knowledge of your research work either for a course or through an independent research project.
  • A 500-750 word essay describing the research strategies as well as library resources and services used in completion of the project.  The essay is an important part of the evaluation and review process.
  • A bibliography or other appropriate listing of sources consulted. Please a common style such as APA, MLA, or Chicago.  Let us know if you will be using another style.
  • Your research project.

These should all be submitted by April 10th, 2014.


Please make sure that you meet all the eligibility requirements. If you have questions consult the FAQ tab or send an email.

  • Currently enrolled as an undergraduate
  • Work should be completed for a Notre Dame credit course or supervised research project during Spring, Summer, Fall 2013 or Spring 2014
  • Research in all disciplines is eligible as long as the project integrates Notre Dame Library resources. Some examples of eligible research projects include:
Research paper Lab or clinical research investigation
Photography  Film/Video
Art Work Architecture project/model
Creative writing Product or prototype development
Mapping or GIS project Database development
Field trip/site exploration  Web site
  • Research projects can be submitted in any format such as print, web-based, visual media, or database.   
  • Student must be willing to have the project featured, displayed and archived on a Library and Center website or exhibit, a digital repository and in the University Archives.
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