From Beth Adelman, Director of the University at Buffalo Law Library:
"I am very pleased to announce that Joe Gerken,
Reference Librarian, is one of the 2012 recipients of the Chancellor's Award
for Excellence in Librarianship.
"The award honors 'skill in librarianship;
service to the campus, the university and to the field; scholarship and
professional growth; and major professional achievements.' Joe is very
deserving of this honor. He is an expert reference librarian, an insightful
contributor to the legal literature, an engaging professor of legal research,
and a committed law school, law library, and university citizen.
"Please join me
in congratulating Joe on being selected as one of the 2012 recipients of
this very prestigious award."