Winners Announced for KSL's Book Collecting Contest!

collections of books

Congratulations to the winners of the Kelvin Smith Library's Student Book Collecting Contest!

The winners were:

First place, graduate students: Thomas Eley, My Tea Journey

First place, undergraduate students: Michael Brough, Multifaceted Aspirations

Second place: Kendyl Biondich, Bought in Ohio

Third place: Jessica Labella, Unreliable Narrator

Kelvin Smith Library has been celebrating student book collectors since 2017 with an annual series of contests and events. This year's Student Book Collecting Competition fielded excellent entries, and the winners reflected a wide range of interests. They gathered for a celebration reception on the afternoon of April 11th, showing examples from their collections. All winners are eligible to enter the National Collegiate Book Collecting Contest, sponsored by the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America.