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Jaena Alabi, reference librarian at Auburn University Libraries, is the recipient of the 2016 American Library Association Ethnic and Multicultural Information Exchange Round Table, or EMIERT, David Cohen/EMIERT Multicultural Award for her article entitled "Racial Microaggressions in the Academic Library Environment: Results of a Survey of Minority and Non-minority Librarians." The David Cohen/EMIERT Multicultural Award recognizes recent articles that include significant new research related to the understanding and promotion of multiculturalism in libraries in North America. Alabi's article provides important context for understanding racial microaggressions in the workplace and lays the groundwork for transformative conversations about diversity and multiculturalism in the library profession. Alabi was presented the award at the annual meeting of the American Library Association in Orlando, Florida.