This September, the Law Library’s Board of Trustees honored our beloved Director, John Adkins, with the Stephanie L. Schweter Award for Excellence and the San Diego Law Library Basis renamed the Downtown Place’s 3rd-flooring boardroom the John W. Adkins Boardroom, stating:
“John has been a common experience at the San Diego Legislation Library for about 15 many years. Whilst he commenced out as a part-time reference librarian, bringing his expertise and lawful information to Regulation Library patrons on the weekends, he expended the past 11 decades as the Law Library Director, major the recovery from the economic crisis of 2008, a main renovation in 2012, lobbying condition legislature for enhanced and regular funding, and the COVID pandemic of 2020. Via it all, John enthusiastically led the Regulation Library personnel with concentration on a revitalized mission of “Legislation Produced Community” for every man or woman residing in San Diego County. His eyesight for a technological innovation-based digital library sparked alter and dialogue all the way to the national degree.
For his by no means-ending devotion to obtain to justice for all and for primary the Legislation Library into a new age of library digital entry, the San Diego Law Library Foundation focused the boardroom to him with deepest gratitude. “
We are so content for our fearless chief and glimpse ahead to observing him honored with the Award for Superb in Public Service at the 2021 Bernard E. Witkin Award Reception on Thursday, Oct 14, 2021
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