Dr. Norine Odland
1939 - 2002
(1999 Kerlan Award)
The Kerlan Award is given "in recognition of singular attainments in the creation of children's literature and in appreciation for generous donation of unique resources to the Kerlan Collection for the study of children's literature." The books listed below are owned by the University of Minnesota Duluth Kathryn A. Martin Library.
Professor Emeritus Norine Odland was recognized for her special and exceptional efforts on behalf of the Kerlan Collection. She was a professor at the University of Minnesota who recognized the high research value of the Kerlan collection and brought students to view the books.
Rapport, R. (2001). Norine Odland. In R. Berman (Ed). The Kerlan Awards in children's literature, 1975-2001 (pp. p. 279-282). St. Paul: Pogo Press. Children REF PN 497 .K47 2001
For more information, contact:
Tom Ambrosi, Reference Librarian
416 Library Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
Revised and updated 12/21/15