|Prof. M. K. Sanu|
Kannur Jawahar Library bags EMS Award for the best library which has crossed 50 years in the State ( Rs. 30000, statuette and citation).
PN Panicker Award for best library worker of the State was won by ex-MLA and CPM state committee member CT Krishnan ( Rs. 15000, statuette and citation).
- DC Award for the best rural library (books worth Rs. 44444 and citation) - Madikkai Public Library, Kanjangad, Kasaragod.
- Samadhanam Parameswaran Award for the library which conducts the best cultural activities ( Rs. 7777 and citation) - Sanmargadhayini Memorial Library, Chanappara, Kadaykkal, Kollam.
- NE Balaram Award for the best library in the backward areas (books worth Rs. 15000 and citation) - Kalappuram Library, Kannur.
- P Ravindran Award for the library with the best Balavedi (books worth Rs. 15000 and citation) - Navodaya Library and Reading Room, Idayilakkad, Kasaragod.