The Marine Science Library recognizes MSI faculty and senior scientists receiving special awards and honors. A title of personal choice is selected and a bookplate is added in the book, describing the award.
Kenneth H. Dunton, Recipient of the Ramón Margalef Award for Excellence in Education, 2016 ASLO Award.
Discovering the North-West Passage : the four-year Arctic odyssey of H.M.S. Investigator and the McClure Expedition / Glenn M. Stein / Jefferson, NC : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, 
G 665 1850 S74 2015 MSL
Brad Erisman, Recipient of the Blue Gulf Competition Award, Viewers Choice Award 2016, for his video, "Illusions of Plenty: Spawning Aggregations."
Sex in the sea : our intimate connection with sex-changing fish, romantic lobsters, kinky squid, and other salty erotica of the deep / Marah J. Hardt ; illustrated by Missy Chimovitz / New York, N.Y. : St. Martin's Press, 
QH 541.5 S3 E18 2014 MSL
Jace Tunnell, Recipient of the Blue Gulf Competition Award, 2016, for "All the Cups," video produced and directed by him.
Blue hope : exploring and caring for earth's magnificent ocean / Sylvia A. Earle, National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence & founder of Mission Blue / Washington, D.C. National Geographic, 
QH 541.5 S3 E18 2014 MSL
G. Christopher Shank, Recipient of the College of Natural Sciences Teaching Excellence Award, 2015.
Blue mind : the surprising science that shows how being near, in, on, or under water can make you happier, healthier, more connected, and better at what you do / Wallace J. Nichols ; foreword by Céline Cousteau / New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2014.
BF 789 W3 N53 2014 MSL
Andrew Esbaugh, Recipient of the 2014 Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award.
Fish physiology, edited by W.S. Hoar and D. J. Randall. Contributors: Frank P. Conte ... [et al.]. New York, Academic Press, 1969- . Vol. 33. Organic chemical toxicology of fishes / edited by Keith B. Tierney, Anthony P. Farrell and Colin J. Brauner.
QL 639.1 H6 v.33 MSL
Dong-Ha Min, Recipient of the College of Natural Sciences Teaching Excellence Award, 2013.
Biogeochemistry of marine dissolved organic matter / edited by Dennis A. Hansell and Craig A. Carlson / 2nd ed. / Amsterdam ; Boston : Elsevier, AP, Academic Press is an imprint of Elsevier, .
GC 118 B56 2015 MSL
Kenneth H. Dunton, Recipient of the 2013 Alaska Regional Director's Excellence Award for Outstanding Partner with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
Arctic wings : birds of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge / edited by Stephen Brown ; foreword by Jimmy Carter ; introduction by David Allen Sibley ; Subhankar Banerjee ... [et al.] / 1st ed. / Seattle : Mountaineers Books ; Manomet, Mass. : Manomet Center for Conservation Sciences, 2006.
QL 684 A4 A728 2006 MSL Reference TEXT & CDROM
Deana Erdner, Recipient of the College of Natural Sciences Teaching Excellence Award, 2012.
Population genetics / Matthew B. Hamilton / Chichester, UK ; Hoboken, NJ : Wiley-Blackwell, 2009.
QH 455 H35 2009 MSL
G. Christopher Shank, Recipient of the UT Regents' Outstanding Teaching Award, 2011.
Treatise on estuarine and coastal science / ed. by D. Mclucky / Amsterdam ; Boston : Academic Press, an imprint of Elsevier, c2011.
Zhanfei Liu, Recipient of the 2011 Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award.
Chemical biomarkers in aquatic ecosystems / Thomas S. Bianchi and Elizabeth A. Canuel / Princeton : Princeton University Press, c2011.
QH 541.5 W3 B53 2011 MSL
James W. McClelland, Recipient of the https://cns.utexas.edu/about/excellence-awards/teaching-awards">College of Natural Sciences Teaching Excellence Award, 2010.
River discharge to the coastal ocean : a global synthesis / John D. Milliman, Katherine L. Farnsworth / Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011.
GB 1203.2 M55 2011
Lee A. Fuiman, Recipient of the Coastal Bend Bays Foundation, Conservation & Environmental Stewardship Award, 2009.
Early life history of marine fishes / Bruce S. Miller, Arthur W. Kendall, Jr. / Berkeley, Calif. : University of California Press, c2009.
QL 620 M52 2009 MSL
G. Joan Holt and Scott Holt, Recipients of the Port Aransas Boatmen’s Hall of Fame, 2009.
Fish physiology, edited by W.S. Hoar and D. J. Randall. Contributors: Frank P. Conte ... [et al.]. New York, Academic Press, 1969- . Vol. 28. Fish neuroendocrinology / edited by Nicholas J. Bernier ... [et al.].
QL 639.1 H6 v.28 MSL
Pablo Munguia, Recipient of the Big XII Faculty Fellowship Award, 2009.
Numerical ecology / Pierre Legendre and Louis Legendre / 2nd English ed. / Amsterdam ; New York : Elsevier, 1998.
QH 541.15 M34 L4313 1998
G. Christopher Shank, Recipient of the College of Natural Sciences Teaching Excellence Award, 2008.
Principles of fluorescence spectroscopy / Joseph R. Lakowicz / 3rd ed. / New York : Springer, c2006.
QD 96 F56 L34 2006
Henrietta Edmonds, Recipient of the Harrington Faculty Fellowship Award, 2005-2006.
High latitudes : a history of Swedish Polar travels and research / Gösta H. Liljequist / Stockholm : Swedish Polar Research Secretariat in collaboration with Streiffert, c1993.
G 587 L55 1993 MSL
Tracy Villareal, Recipient of the Darbaker Award by the Botanical Society of America, 2005.
The prokaryotes : a handbook on the biology of bacteria / Martin Dworkin, editor in chief ; Stanley Falkow … [et al.], editors / 3rd ed. / New York : Springer, c2006.
QR 72.5 P76 2006 v.4 MSL