Steacie librarian wins provincial award

Ilo-Katryn MaimetsYork librarian Ilo-Katryn Maimets has been named the top academic librarian in a province-wide competition adjudicated by the Ontario Confederation of University Faculty Associations (OCUFA) awards committee.

Maimets, who works at York’s Steacie Science & Engineering Library, will receive the OCUFA Academic Librarianship Award for 2004 in a ceremony being held on June 10 at Toronto’s Renaissance Toronto Hotel.

Left: Ilo-Katryn Maimets

“OCUFA’s Awards Committee was impressed by how critical Ms. Maimets has been considered to the evolution of York ’s School of Nursing during a period of rapid program growth,” said OCUFA President Michael Doucet. “The committee noted that faculty members consider her a true colleague, students consider her faculty – both consider her a valuable resource.”