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The mission of IMLS is to inspire libraries and museums to advance innovation, lifelong learning, and cultural and civic engagement. We provide leadership through research, policy development, and grant making. IMLS supports key issues of national concern:

 

 

photo of Susan HildrethDirector's Message: Congress Passes Legislation Recognizing Libraries in Workforce Development
The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act of 2014 affirms the role of libraries in assisting the country’s job seekers and employers. Read more.

Celebrating 20 Years of the National Medal!

Libraries and Broadband: Urgency and Impact
On April 17, IMLS held a public hearing to establish a public record about the impact of high speed broadband connectivity in America’s libraries. Read more.

 

Literacy and Tech for Toddlers at El Paso Community College Northwest Library

The Jenna Welch and Laura Bush Community Library, based at the El Paso Community College Northwest campus, implemented an Interactive Technology and Literacy Program for area young children and their parents to foster a long term love of learning, a habit of library usage, and a college-going culture among community residents. Read more.


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WebWise 2014: Anchoring Communities was held
February 10-12 in Baltimore, MD. Visit www.imlswebwise.org to learn more.

 

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