State Awards

IASL is proud to promote literacy and learning through our awards!  

IASL sponsors four book awards, representing the different ages of our readers. Voting for these awards takes place in March and the winners are announced at our spring conference in April.  
For information on purchasing the IASL award books,visit the AEA Purchasing website.    

Need posters and stickers? Supply Order Form 

Iowa High School Battle of the Books

Iowa schools participate in the Battle of the Books. Find out more here
Contact IHSBOB Coordinator Sue Inhelder at

In addition to our book awards, we recognize a variety of people who help forward our mission. 

Iowa Outstanding Library Program Award
Distinguished Advocate Award

Vision Award

Honoring Retirees