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Enter Kelvin Smith Library Book Collecting Contest

Students who have a collection of 10 or more books and/or manuscripts that share a unifying theme can enter Kelvin Smith Library’s Book Collecting Contest for a chance to win $1,000.

Participants must submit a 500- to 1,500-word essay describing the theme of their collection along with an annotated bibliography of their books. Those who enter will be considered for one of the following prizes:

  • First place: $1,000
  • Second place: $500
  • Third place: $250

All Case Western Reserve University graduate and undergraduate students are eligible to participate.

For more information, visit the Kelvin Smith Library website.