2012               CSU Faculty of Education Award for Academic Excellence

2012                Emerald Literati Outstanding paper awards. Highly Commended for Library Management paper for:
Kennan, M. A. (2011) Learning to Share: Mandates and Open Access. Library Management. Vol.32 No. 4/5. Pp302-318

2009               Honorable Mention. ASIST/Proquest Dissertation Award

2006-2008    John Metcalfe PhD scholarship (UNSW) & Australian School of Business Faculty PhD Award

2005               Recipient, Richard D’Avigdor/UNSW Library Conference Grant, (IFLA Norway)

2004               State Librarian’s Metcalfe Scholarship, UNSW, Faculty of Commerce and Economics. (MBT)

1997               Joint runner up, Jean Arnot Memorial Fellowship