2009 Book, Jacket, & Journal Show Judging

Judging for the 2009 AAUP Book, Jacket, & Journal Show took place on January 22-23 at the AAUP Central Office in New York. Throughout its history, the AAUP Book, Jacket, & Journal Show has honored the design and production teams who further a long tradition of excellence in book design, and—through the traveling exhibition and catalog—has visually taught the tenets of good design.

Judges this year reviewed almost 600 entries in a range of categories At the conclusion of the judging, they selected 53 books, 1 journal, and 36 jackets/covers as the best examples of excellent design.

The 2009 Book, Jacket, and Journal Show will premiere at the AAUP Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, June 18-21, 2009. The complete schedule for the 2009 traveling exhibition will be released in late summer. Forms to request the show for exhibit at your campus or institution will be available this summer.